Special Parent Information Network (SPIN)
The Special Parent Information
Network (SPIN) is a parent to parent organization in Hawaii
that provides information, support and referral to parents of
children and young adults with disabilities and the professionals
who serve them.
||Parenting a child with special needs can be a
puzzling journey. SPIN helps families put together the pieces
of the puzzle, so they can have a clearer vision of where they
NEW! '14 SPIN CONFERENCE BOOKLET "HITA HOME RUN WITH SPIN!" (PDF Version)(Word Version)
NEW! 2014 Award Nomination Form
NEW! Evidence-Based Information for Parents of Children with Emotional & Behavioral Disabilities
Hawaii WestEd Report (November 2011 Report and April 2013 Board of Education Presentation)
Listing of local and national resources
SPIN News - a quarterly newsletter for parents and interested
Special Education Advisory Council
Sheets - Conflict Resolution,
Initial Line of Inquiry, Positive Behavior Support Plan . . .
Guide to Partnership in Special Education
SPIN tries to make the journey of parenting a child
with disabilities a little less puzzling by keeping families
linked to important information through its:
SPIN is sponsored by the Disability and Communication Access Board and the Department
Special Parent Information
919 Ala Moana Blvd.,
Honolulu, Hawaii 96814
or if you are calling from a Neighbor Island, you can contact
us by dialing your island number followed by our extension number:
Kauai - 274-3141, ext.
6-8126; Hawai'i - 974-4000, ext. 6-8126;
Maui - 984-2400, ext.
6-8126; Molokai & Lanai - 1-800-468-4644, ext. 6-8126;