Know Your Rights

What are your (or your child’s) legal rights in the systems we navigate each day? 

View the resources below for more information as you work with a Moran Center advocate to ensure you receive the justice you (or your child) are due. If you wish to speak to a Moran Center team member, please call 847-492-1410 to learn more and/or begin intake.

Know Your Rights – Law Enforcement (Handout)

Know Your Rights Pamphlet: Law Enforcement – “What do I do if I’m arrested?”

Know Your Rights – Education (Videos)

“My Child’s School is Taking Disciplinary Action… What Should I Do?” (Illinois Law surrounding Suspension and Expulsion)

“I Think My Student Has Dyslexia… What Next?”

“IEPs and Beyond: The Basics of Navigating the Special Education System”, a virtual “happy hour” event with the Education Advocacy Team