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


     Marty Massimo

     (727) 793-2723 x2374



   Sandi Hoenigman

   (727) 774-2618



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.