Photo of Diverse Students in an Inclusive Elementary School

About PEAK Parent Center

Welcome! PEAK Parent Center is a nonprofit that works every day to ensure that all people with disabilities are fully included in their neighborhood schools, communities, employment, and all walks of life.

A Parent Center founded in 1986, PEAK offers an array of free and low-cost services to families of children with disabilities and self-advocates across Colorado and beyond. Each year, PEAK directly reaches more than 45,000 families, youth with disabilities/self-advocates, and educators.

Recent News

April 29, 2019
When you were a child, what did you want to be when you grew up? What barriers did you face or overcome in pursuit of your dreams? What does your child dream of?
April 5, 2019
Note from the editor: Today's blog features a keynote address given by PEAK Parent Center's Executive Director, Barbara Buswell, at the 1991 TASH Conference in Washington D.C.
April 2, 2019
I was twelve, eagerly awaiting spring and all that unfolds with the blossoming of tulips and daffodils.

PEAK Featured Events

Jun 19 2019 -
9:00am to 3:00pm
Alamo Building El Paso County of the Guardian ad Litem 102 S Tejon St. Suite 200 Colorado Springs, CO 80903
Are you a Guardian Ad Litem?
Court Appointed Special Advocate?
Foster parent?
Retired teacher or administrator?
Special education graduate student?

Recent Resources

October is bullying prevention awareness month.
"Young children can learn how to do simple daily self-help activities—they just need to be taught what to do."
The U.S. Congress has mandated that the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) produce an annual report to help inform policymakers about the progress of education in the United States.