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Support for Special Needs

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Special Children
An organization for special-needs children.
PO Box 8193
Bartlett, IL 60103
(630) 213-1630

Center for the Study of Autism

This site offers lots of wonderful articles about issues affecting autistic children, related disorders, sibling relationships, and new interventions/therapies.
PO Box 4538
Salem, OR 97302
www.autism.org

ERIC Clearinghouse on Disabilities and Gifted Education
This site is literally a clearinghouse of education articles and information for parents and educators of children with special needs.
http://eric.hoagiesgifted.org/

Special Education Resources on the Internet
Sponsored by Hood College in Frederick, MD, Special Education Resources on the Internet (SERI) is a compilation of general disabilities information with extensive links to products for the disabled and resources for those with physical and health impairments.
http://seriweb.com/

The American Speech-Language-Hearing Association
The mission of the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association is to promote the interests of and provide the highest quality services for professionals in audiology, speech-language pathology, and speech and hearing science, and to advocate for people with communication disabilities. This site provides resources for parents as well.
10801 Rockville Pike
Rockville, MD 20852
Answer Line (888) 321-ASHA
Action Center (800) 498-2071
voice (301) 897-5700
TTY (301) 897-0157
http://www.asha.org/default.htm

The Arc of the United States
This national organization on mental retardation provides support and services for individuals with mental retardation and their families. This site provides links to local chapters as well as national information on disabilities affecting people with mental retardation.
1010 Wayne Ave, Ste 650
Silver Spring, MD 20910
(301) 565-38423
(800) 433-5255
http://thearc.org/NetCommunity/

The Council for Exceptional Children
The largest international organization working to promote better learning opportunities for children with disabilities and children who are gifted.
1110 N Glebe Rd, Ste 300
Arlington, VA 22201
(888) 232-7733
TTY (866) 915-5000
http://www.cec.sped.org

United Cerebral Palsy Association
Their mission is to advance the independence, productivity and full citizenship of people with cerebral palsy and other disabilities.
1660 L St NW, Ste 700
Washington DC 20036
(800) 872-5827
(202) 776-0406
http://www.ucpa.org

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