a child on a ball, a teen doing homework, a young student boarding a school bus, and a smiling child

School-Age Directory Additional Resources

Disclaimer: The appearance of hyperlinks does not constitute endorsement by the Department of Defense of non-U.S. government sites, or the information, products or services contained therein.

School-Age Support

DoDEA’s (DoD Education Activity’s) special education and related services are available to eligible students, ages 3 through 21 years of age. DoDEA Schools are divided into three areas: Europe, Pacific, and the Americas.

MilLife Learning provides e-learning courses with information for families to support children ages 3 to 21 with special needs. See “IEP Program” and “Special Education Process” at this website. You need a registered account to view and take courses on MilLife Learning.

U.S. Department of Education presents postsecondary education and employment for students and youth with disabilities.

General Support

Center for Parent Information and Resources provides a central source of information on infants, toddlers, children and youth with disabilities.

Disability.gov provides information about disability-related programs, services, laws and benefits.

EFMP ROC specialty consultations can help you find services, especially if you live far from an installation.

Individuals with Disabilities Education Act, or IDEA, website provides information on IDEA Part C resources for infants and toddlers with disabilities, as well as children and youth ages 3 through 21 who receive special education and related services under IDEA Part B.

Military OneSource provides no-cost resources and support to active-duty, National Guard and reserve service members and their families 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

MilitaryINSTALLATIONS provides up-to-date contact information for military treatment facilities, EFMP family support services, School Liaisons and other resources you may need.

Military Interstate Children’s Compact Commission provides information on your child’s transition with each move.

Office of Special Education Programs provides a list of special education contact information by state.

SCOR (Special Care Organizational Record) for Children with Special Health Care Needs helps you track and organize your child’s medical and educational information.

TRICARE Extended Care Health Option is a supplemental component to TRICARE.

Prepare for Your Move

Plan My Move is an online moving tool that simplifies the moving process, breaking it down into clear, manageable steps. Your installation’s relocation professionals can help you plan for a successful move.

Preparing for Your Move fact sheet provides suggestions for making the transition easier as your child enters a new school system following your family’s move to a new duty station.