Legal Services & Solutions for Students & Families

Our Mission

Through advocacy, representation and community collaboration, ERC closes the access-to-justice gap and decreases the school-to-prison pipeline for Nebraska’s under-resourced PK-12 pubic school children and families.

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Our Programs

Individual Advocacy & Representation

individual representation

Affording advocacy and legal representation in limited engagements for low-income public school families needing help with special education and student discipline


Research & Support

research and advocacy

Obtaining data, and informing the public, elected officials, and other community organizations about the access-to-justice gap in Nebraska and its impact on Nebraska students

Education for Families

education for families

Providing interactive programming to teach special education and discipline rights, and providing community education to collaborators to effectively advocate for children and families in the educational context

Community Collaboration

community collaboration

Working with educational entities and existing social services to create and connect families to appropriate supports

Consulting Services

consulting services

Offering legal services to public and private entities, lawyers, and non-counsel advocates who are representing or working with low-income families involved in special education and student discipline procedures

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Education Rights Counsel

(402) 263-6200

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