The Self-Determination Program (SDP) is available to all eligible individuals receiving services from a regional center. It allows participants the opportunity to have more control in developing their service plans and selecting service providers to better meet their needs. If you are interested in participating in the SDP, reach out to your regional center for more information on how to get started.
Savings plans & deductions
529 College Savings Plan
529 College Savings Plans are now open for usage for tuition for K-12 schools and educational expenses such as tutoring up to $10,000 per year, per beneficiary.
FSA, HSA, HRA Eligibility
Tutoring with a Letter of Medical Necessity (LMN) may be eligible for reimbursement with a flexible spending account (FSA), health savings account (HSA), or a health reimbursement arrangement (HRA).
Parents of children with learning disabilities such as dyslexia or ADHD may deduct tutoring expenses for their special needs child from their federal income tax, according to the IRS. Please consult with your tax accountant.
Ready to take the next step?
Speak to a Learning Specialist to get a better sense of the program costs to inform your financing needs.