Welcome to the FAST Project!
PACER’s National FAST (Family Advocacy and Support Training) Project will provide family support leadership training to families of children with disabilities in fifty states and territories. A primary emphasis will be reaching underserved families from all geographic regions.
“PACER, a national nonprofit organization in Minneapolis, MN will partner with Parent Centers and many national organizations to accomplish goals of the project.”
This report summarizes the results of a 2010 national internet survey of 2,416 parents or relatives of children and youth ages 11 years to 39 years with disabilities from 54 states or U.S. territories. Respondents mentioned more than 300 physical, cognitive or health related disabilities as their family member's primary disability.