AJE partners with many direct service organizations, government and health agencies to deliver a continuum of services on behalf of children, youth and families. Some of our partners are:
Bread for the City
Connections Beyond Sight and Sound, D.C. Deaf-Blind Project
D.C. Campaign to Prevent Teen Pregnancy
D.C. Department of Behavioral Health
D.C. Department on Disability Services, Rehabilitation Services Administration
D.C. Developmental Disabilities Council
DC Special Education Co-operative
District of Columbia Public Schools
Health Services for Children with Special Needs
La Clinica Del Pueblo
Mary’s Center Maternal and Child Health
National Youth Transitions Center
Office of the Ombudsman for Public Education
School Talk, Inc.
The Georgia Avenue Family Support Collaborative
University Legal Services
Boards, Committees and Workgroups
AJE staff are also members of the following boards, committees and workgroups.
Center for Appropriate Dispute Resolution in Special Education (CADRE) Advisory Council
Children and Youth with Special Health Care Needs (CYSHCN) Advisory Board
Developmental Disabilities Administration Advisory Council
D.C. Consortium of Legal Services Providers
D.C. Department on Disability Services Family Support Council
D.C. Secondary Transition Community of Practice
D.C. Supporting Families with Developmental and Intellectual Disabilities Across the Life Span Community of Practice
Dignity in Schools Campaign
Every Student, Every Day Coalition
Health Services for Children with Special Needs Community Services Advisory Council
National Youth Transitions Center Collaborative and Program Advisory Committee
Raise DC Disconnected Youth Change Network
State Advisory Panel on Special Education
State Rehabilitation Council
AJE COVID-19 UPDATE:
We are taking the recommended precautions for the safety of our staff, families, and partners, and to help minimize the spread of the coronavirus (COVID-19), by changing how we work and serve DC families.
As of Monday, March 16, 2020, until further notice:
*All AJE staff is working remotely.
*AJE intake sites at Mary’s Center and the DC Office of Administrative Hearings are closed.
*All in-person scheduled trainings are canceled.
During this time, our staff remain available to assist and support families and professionals by phone and email. For assistance, please call 202-678-8060, press 1 to reach our intake line and leave a detailed message. We are returning calls as soon as possible. You may also email us at email@example.com.
We are working on providing new trainings and workshops online and will provide a schedule of our virtual trainings as they are developed. In the meantime, please view our recorded webinars here to continue to build your knowledge base.
For questions about distance learning during school closures, accessing meals and other assistance, please see available resources here.
We will continue to monitor and assess evolving events and will update you on new developments, resources, and changes to our operations. To obtain updates, follow us on social media (Twitter, Facebook, Instagram) and sign-up to receive our e-News & Updates: