Parent Services

FDLRS Parent Services provides information, training, and support to districts and families, in order to promote effective parent participation in the education of children who are exceptional and/or have special needs.
Parent services include assistance in the development of family-friendly programs, training and support for services for children with disabilities, and the support of partnerships between schools and parents to support student achievement.

Parent Services Specialists

 Pinellas Office:                                              

     Marty Massimo

     (727) 793-2723 x2374


Pasco Office:

   Sandi Hoenigman

   (727) 774-2618

Hernando Office:

   Janice Campbell

   (352) 797-7070 x490



Services/Professional Development offered by our Parent Services Specialist

  • Coordination/Support for Local Parent Conferences/Events
  • Creating Family Friendly Schools
  • Facilitated IEPs
  • Parental Involvement in Education
  • Resource for Parent Access to LRP Publications
  • Support to Parent Liaisons
  • Technical Assistance
  • Variety of Workshops for Parent Groups and Conference
  • Parent Webinars

For more information on Parent services in your county, contact the FDLRS Gulfcoast Parent Services Specialist in your county.