ecac – Exceptional Children's Assistance Center
 
 
Empowering Families – Improving Lives  
  • Photo of a family standing in front of their home.
  • Photo of a doctor sharing notes on paper with a mother, as the mother’s boy reads a book.
  • Photo of a man and woman sitting together happily in the grass and sun with their infant child.
  • Photo of a volunteer showing a group of children a pinecone outside and talking to them.
  • Photo of two mothers speaking to each other on a park bench.
 
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Join us in Celebration and Support ECAC!

The holidays provide us with a time to be thankful, reflect on our beliefs, and celebrate the "good things" in our lives. ECAC celebrates our children with disabilities and special health care needs and we BELIEVE that every child should live in a community that contributes resources to the health, education, and well-being of ALL children.
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Matthew C. Graziadei Award Applications available!

The Matthew C. Graziadei Achievement Award is presented annually by ECAC, The Exceptional Children’s Assistance Center, to a North Carolina high school senior with a disability who best exemplifies the characteristics of Matthew Graziadei. The award includes a $1,000 scholarship to be used for any post high school learning experience/training or for equipment/technology needed for employment.
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ECAC's Parent Training and Information (PTI) program shares great news!

ECAC is excited to announce that we have received a five-year award from the US Department of Education, Office of Special Education Programs (OSEP) to continue our services. Thank you for all your support!
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ECAC receives grant award from National Family Voices

ECAC has been awarded a grant from the national Family Voices’ Polly Arango Mentoring Initative. The Initiative is intended to prepare families of children and youth with special health care needs from diverse cultural and linguistic backgrounds in joining a new generation of family leaders.
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