BISMARCK – U.S. Senator Kevin Cramer (R-ND) announced today the U.S. Department of Education awarded $200,000 to Pathfinder Services of North Dakota.

The funds come through the Parent Information Centers Program and will be used to assist parents in understanding their children's rights to educational and early intervention services, their children's disabilities and their educational and developmental needs. It also goes toward helping them communicate effectively with the personnel responsible for providing special education, early intervention, and related services.