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Region D PTAC @ PEAK Parent Center

PEAK Parent Center functions as the Parent Technical Assistance Center (PTAC) for Parent Training and Information Centers (PTIs) and Community Parent Resource Centers (CPRCs) in an 11-state region, plus 2 US Territories, as part of the Regional Technical Assistance Center Network of the Office of Special Education and Rehabilitative Services at the U.S. Department of Education.

Our Parent Centers

New Mexico
The outlying areas of the Pacific Basin
The Freely Associated States

Region D Staff

Michele Williers, Principal Investigator
Nora Thompson, TA Co-Director
Angela Lindig, TA Co-Director
Tony Darren, TA Specialist

Contact Us

PEAK Parent Center

917 E Moreno Ave, Suite 140

Colorado Springs, CO  80903

Phone: (719) 531-9400


Our Services

  • Individualized Technical Assistance in agency and grant management and program content areas
  • Connections to regional and national resources, including OSEP, Technical Assistance and Dissemination Projects and other PTACs in the Parent Center Network
  • Assistance with outreach to better serve under-represented families
  • Technical Assistance on working collaboratively with State Education and Part C Lead Agencies
  • Facilitation of strategic technology planning and assistance
  • Board training and development
  • The development of long range Individualized Center Assistance Plans
  • Monthly Topical Director Teleconferences/webinars and Directors’ listserve
  • Bi-monthly TAKE 5 electronic newsletter
  • Annual Regional Meeting of Parent Centers in Region D
  • Region D PTAC website
  • Site visits and trainings for Parent Centers in Region D

This project is funded by the U.S. Department of Special Education Programs, under Cooperative Agreement # H328R130011 to PEAK Parent Center, Inc.