Ombudsman Educational Services is a ChanceLight company. ChanceLight® Behavioral Health, Therapy & Education, formerly known as Educational Services of America (ESA), is the nation’s leading provider of behavior therapy and alternative and special education programs for children and young adults.
Formerly known as Educational Services of America (ESA), ChanceLight serves more than 13,500 clients and students each day across its three divisions. ChanceLight Behavioral Health serves those with autism spectrum and other behavioral disorders, and pediatric developmental delays and physical challenges. ChanceLight Therapy offers Physical, Occupational and Speech therapy services for infants, toddlers, children and young adults who have complex medical and developmental needs. ChanceLight Education includes Ombudsman Educational Services, which partners with more than 120 school districts to serve at-risk students; and Spectrum Center Schools and Programs, which partners with more than 115 school districts to operate schools and programs for students with special needs.
Accreditation and Affiliations
Ombudsman is accredited by AdvancED, the unified organization of the North Central Association Commission on Accreditation and School Improvement (NCA CASI) and the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Council on Accreditation and School Improvement (SACS CASI). AdvancED represents 27,000 public and private schools and districts across the United States and in 65 countries worldwide.
Spectrum Center Schools and Programs is known for the quality of its research-based, data-driven programs and holds the highest rating from Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC) in all categories for its pre-kindergarten through grade 12 programs.Next / ChanceLight Leadership