Restraint and Seclusion Regulations

Public Comment Period Ends Today

The Virginia Board of Education is accepting public comment on proposed Regulations Governing the Use of Seclusion and Restraint in Public Elementary and Secondary Schools in Virginia.

The comment period ends tonight, April 19 at 11:59pm.

Comment can be submitted on Virginia Town Hall, http://townhall.virginia.gov/L/ViewStage.cfm?stageid=7894

Comment submitted on Virginia Town Hall is open for public viewing. It is not confidential.

Comment can also be emailed to the Virginia Department of Education at emily.webb@doe.virginia.gov.

Comment from the Virginia Association of Centers for Independent Living, including the Endependence Center can be found here.


The Norfolk Residents Forum was held on Wednesday, April 17, 2019 at ECI and we had a great discussion with those that attended regarding various topics including transportation issues, fair housing and accessibility, emergency preparedness, and trainings and groups at ECI and topics to add.