Resource Board

ICE4Autism is the ONLY Autism-specific In Case of Emergency (ICE) app. It conveniently stores vital information about YOUR unique needs, sensitivities and behaviors directly on your iPhone or iPad. The cost $1.99 GET IT TODAY FOR YOUR LOVED ONE!

Signing Autistic Lives is an innovative and unique program using American Sign Language to create communication and facilitate speech development for children with Autism.

the Success Box  a way to end the chaos of misplaced, disheveled cards and bring proactive, organizational success to your visual supports - with little effort, and great results!

The Jenny Hatch Justice Project (JHJP) is an integrated, multi-faceted resource and outreach center dedicated to advancing people with disabilities’ right to make their own choices and determine their own path and direction in life.

DS-Connect™: The Down Syndrome Registry  a national registry that works to help connect people with Down syndrome and researchers studying the chromosomal disorder.

United States Department of Labor Section 14(c) of the Fair Labor Standards Act authorizes employers, after receiving a certificate from the Wage and Hour Division, to pay special minimum wages - wages less than the Federal minimum wage - to workers who have disabilities for the work being performed.

Living and Learning With Our New Normal is a blog site where Sylvia Phillips writes about here daughter's challenges of childhood brain cancer, autism and sever epilepsy, while making everyday a lesson in unconditional love, patience, faith and reliance on God.

Common Sense Media:Apps for Kids with Special Needs and Learning Differences

Houlton Institute provides high quality online education for learners interested in social good.

Laura Numeroff is the author of, 'If You Take A Mouse To School' visit her site for to learn more about her.

National Institute of Standards and Technology's web site. Founded in 1901 and now part of the U.S. Department of Commerce, NIST is one of the nation's oldest physical science laboratories.

Oxidative Stress Online Resources for Disorders Caused by Oxidative Stress

Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.

The World Health Organization, (WHO) is the directing and coordinating authority for health within the United Nations system. It is responsible for providing leadership on global health matters, shaping the health research agenda, setting norms and standards, articulating evidence-based policy options, providing technical support to countries and monitoring and assessing health trends.

The Center for Hearing and Communication is a leading hearing center offering state-of-the-art hearing testing, hearing aid fitting, speech therapy and full range of services for people of all ages with hearing loss.

The National Center for Learning Disabilities provides a great hub of resources for those who may need information about learning disabilities.

DIGS, Inc. offers a variety of social opportunities for ‘adults’ and older teens 18+ years in age. Support from community partners and volunteers provide ‘adults’ with activities to promote social interaction, creativity, relationship and life skills building among their peers.

Disabled World's  primary focus is to provide information and news to the Public, Disability Community and Organizations, as well as Disabled Rights Campaigners, via our News Service, Articles, Press Releases, and Videos. Our slogan "Towards Tomorrow" reflects on the fact that humanity is on its way toward the manifestation of global recognition of the rights and abilities of people with disabilities.

D.O.O.R International’s vision is to bring God’s Word and biblical Christian fellowship to Deaf communities worldwide.

Deaf Bible Project There are 32 Bible stories available and complete with introduction, the story and follow-up discussion in seven languages. The website gives access to over 224 stories - filmed, edited and mastered by DOOR Deaf staff in India and Kenya.

The Sweet Cocoon Mission: to provide a place of comfort, peace, compassion and respite for seriously ill and disabled children and their families. While also providing a way for the siblings of the seriously ill and disabled children opportunities to come together, interact, and realize how important, needed and loved they are.

Autism Awareness Dolls by LorettaRose, LLC a family-owned USA based company whose mission is to produce high quality dolls and plush toys with theme booklets for children to learn from and enjoy. Through the My Sibling/My Pal Work Experience Program™ the company also strives to educate the public about the need for more services for teens and adults with developmental differences, and provides work experiences and training to these individuals through their program, including, dressing, accessorizing, packaging, labeling of dolls; packaging, labeling and assembly of our other products, such as autism awareness items.

Vidyut Latay is a Filmmaker based out of Los Angeles. She recently produced, directed and edited her documentary, 'Beyond Silence' based on the lives of deaf people in India. She comes with a vast experience of working in television and films in India. Vidyut is currently working as a Producing and directing consultant for Filmmakers Alliance in Los Angeles. Filmmakers Alliance is a community of film artists dedicated to the advancement of true independent film through community action. Beyond Silence is raising awareness about deaf people in India and to motivate the electronic media in India to start closed-captioning.

Mayer-Johnson provides Boardmaker a line of special education software used as a publishing and editing tool to create interactive, symbol-based educational activities and materials for special education students. It is also used to adapt text-based materials to symbol-based materials for students with limited reading skills.

Spectrum Designs provides gainful employment and meaningful vocational experiences to teens and young adults with Autism and other developmental disabilties, so they can live fuller more productive lives through the world of work! They operate a non profit business that creates custom made decorated t-shirts and apparel for organizations, businesses and special events.

Lost and Tired : A family's real life journey raising 3 boys on the Autism Spectrum. A must see/read for anyone who has a loved one living with this challenge.

Shawn Mix A Lot: Music for parties special occasions and events references available. To Schedule your event today please contact Elaine Treglown at phone: 706-346-3974 or by email to:  romeelaine [at] aol.com 

JenniferKuhns, award winning author, painter and poet. She understands and has lived through the misconceptions attached to being physically disabled. Her passion resides in literature and education without prejudice for children, as well as helping children understand that being different isn't a bad thing.  

Center For Disease Control & Prevention   Autism spectrum disorders (ASDs) are a group of developmental disabilities that can cause significant social, communication and behavioral challenges. CDC is committed to continuing to provide essential data on ASDs, search for risk factors and causes, and develop resources that help identify children with ASDs as early as possible.

Michelle Haney’s book, Understanding Children with Autism Spectrum Disorders: Educators Partnering with Families

Start American Sign Language offers free ASL classes with downloadable PDF workbooks.

Deaf Newspaper, LLC. Is America’s largest news for deaf and hard of hearing and offers a full array of news and information for the deaf community.

The U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) is responsible for enforcing federal laws that make it illegal to discriminate against a job applicant or an employee because of the person's race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), national origin, age (40 or older), disability or genetic information. It is also illegal to discriminate against a person because the person complained about discrimination, filed a charge of discrimination, or participated in an employment discrimination investigation or lawsuit.

The Office of Civil Rights (OCR) Federal civil rights laws and the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) Privacy Rule, together protect your fundamental rights of nondiscrimination and privacy.

Addie's AutismFITT Club™ provides a foundation for movement, coordination, balance, and motor development in a safe and closely monitored environment for individuals with autism. Your son or daughter can experience structured and fun exercises that will help them feel better about themselves and enable them to be more physically independent.

Kara Dodds & Associates was established in 2001 and has family-friendly centers located in San Diego and Encinitas, California.  They provide the highest level of individualized speech, language and social communication services to children in need, including diagnostic and therapy services.

Roses For Autism  Roses for Autism is dedicated to preparing individuals with autism in finding and maintaining their employment.

The Georgia Council on Developmental Disabilities is a federally funded, independent state agency that serves as a leading catalyst for systems change for individuals and families living with developmental disabilities.

Medline Plus A service of the U.S. National Library of Medicine and National Institutes of Health. Topics of information include health, drugs and supplements, videos and cool tools.

Office of Rare Diseases Research under the umbrella of the U. S. Department of Health & Human Services. Find out more about genetics, advocacy groups, and research and clinical trials.

The U. S. Food & Drug Administration find out everything you wanted to know or not know about public health and safety, vaccines, and diseases to mention a few.

Rare Disease Day is an international advocacy day to bring widespread recognition of rare diseases as a global health challenge. The site offers print resources and other ways to take action to help spread the word to host an event in your area.

Abilities Expo  The event for people with disabilities. Check out the schedule for a town near you.

ASL Defined  American Sign Language Videos and ASL Lessons Online

Dreamstime  Download stock Photography and Royalty Free Images

American Society for Deaf Children supports and educates families of deaf and hard of hearing children and advocates for high quality programs and services.

Scott W. Kelley Helping businesses and non-profits manage and market through social media.

Peggybud.com  Helping parents understand the special education process, feel empowered, and avoid creating adversarial situations.

One Place For Special Needs If you have a child living with autism or other challenges this is a great website for disability resources, products, services and support.

Our Special Families Village is an amazing  community of people who truly empathize with what you are feeling. Who support and care for you as much as you support and care for your Special Needs Family member. Sandra Pearson, mother of an amazing autistic son has done a fabulous job creating this website, a great one stop shop so to speak where families with special needs family members care and share together. Be sure to join the email list for updates.

Hear Here Hartford  A Chapter of the Hearing Loss Association of America. They seek to enable individuals with hearing loss to overcome challenges and to participate in a mainstream, enlightened society through information, advocacy, and support. 
Terry Bedard – Co-founder/President

Discover why having a home based business has some powerful tax advantages. For more information contact Wendy Wiley @ 512.263.4235
Prosperity Life Planning, Inc. is a Florida non-profit educational and advocacy service for parents of Special Needs kids and adults. Founded by Karen F. Greenberg in 1996, Ms. Greenberg is the mother of an adult son with Autism. She holds a Masters' Degree in Taxation, is a Certified Financial Planner, and an Enrolled Agent, the highest level of tax preparer as designated by the IRS.Prosperity Life Planning educates parents around the country on topics such as creating a supportive plan for their child, how to save money on taxes, special needs trusts, guardianship, Medicaid and SSI, and other elements of planning for the future. They are NOT sponsored by any insurance or financial services company. Their motto is "We're about the PROCESS, not the PRODUCTS."A recently published story about Ms. Greenberg is located on page 25 of the link below, to Autism Community Magazine. It is titled, "From Mystery to Mission: One Woman's Journey"

Autism Research Institute

National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke Logo Check the website here

The primary mission of ASAF is to raise and allocate funds to address the many unanswered questions about autism.

Burton Vision, we're dedicated to helping the deaf experience the world through reading and writing. To this end we've built digital learning materials for students at all levels.
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