Parental Rights

The procedural safeguards notice includes a full explanation of parental rights in an easily understandable manner and is available in a parent’s native language. This procedural safeguards notice applies to children and families receiving services through an Individualized Family Service Plan (IFSP) and to children and youth with disabilities receiving services through an Individualized Education Program (IEP). 

Parental Rights - Maryland Procedural Safeguards Notice

If you require the Parental Rights document in another language other than English, please click on the link below.

Parental Rights - Maryland Procedural Safeguards Notice - other languages

For children and families receiving services through an IFSP, parents are to receive a copy of Procedural Safeguards in conjunction with Prior Written Notice.

For children receiving services through an IEP, parents are to receive a copy of the procedural safeguards document one time a year, except a public agency is to give parents another copy of the document:
·         Upon initial referral or parental request for evaluation;
·         Upon receipt of the first written State complaint in a school year;
·         Upon receipt of the first due process complaint in a school year;
·         When a decision is made to take a disciplinary action; and
·         Upon parent request.

If you have any questions regarding the Parental Rights, please contact your son or daughter's case manager or you may contact the CCPS Partners for Success  at 410-751-3955.