Accessibility Development Associates, Inc.
ADA, Inc. is a consulting firm specializing in the Americans with Disabilities Act and other accessibility related laws.
Alliance for the Mentally Ill of Pennsylvania
dedicated to helping mental health consumers and their families rebuild their lives and conquer the challenges posed by severe and persistent mental illness.
HUNE – Hispanos Unidos para Niños Excepcionales
Free bilingual English and Spanish training, technical assistance and individual assistance to parents of children with disabilities and to professionals who work with children.
Institute on Disabilities, Temple University
National Federation of the Blind in PA
NFBP works to enable those who cannot see to live like those who can.
National Special Education Advocacy Network
Providing education advocacy training.
Parent Education Network (PEN)
Parent Training and Information Centers
Pennsylvania Client Assistance Program
CAP assists individuals seeking services from the Office of Vocational Rehabilitation. (Visual Services, Centers for Independent Living)
Pennsylvania Council for the Arts
Opportunities for individuals with disabilities to participate in the cultural life of Pennsylvania.
Pennsylvania Housing Finance Administration
Provides capital for safe and affordable homes and apartments for older adults, persons of modest means and those persons with special housing needs.
Pennsylvania Peer Support Coalition
The Pennsylvania Peer Support Coalition is a statewide network of people who use their own experiences with mental health to support others.
Pennsylvania Rehabilitation Association
(PRA) is committed to the advancement of rehabilitation to promote full inclusion of people with disabilities into the mainstream of our society.
Pennsylvania Rehabilitation Council
A statewide citizen group created to advise the Office of Vocational Rehabilitation.
Pennsylvania Special Olympics Organization
Special Olympics is to provide year-round sports training and competition for children and adults with intellectual disabilities.
Special Kids Network
The Pennsylvania Department of Health’s Special Kids Network System of Care
The ARC of Pennsylvania
Works toward the goal of having people with mental retardation fully participate in civil, social, educational, health and employment activities in the communities in which they reside, with the opportunity to grow to their fullest potential in every way.
The Disability Voting Coalition of PA
Increasing the power of Pennsylvanians with disabilities by establishing the disability community as strong and mobilized voter bloc.
The Housing Alliance of Pennsylvania
Ensuring that those with low incomes, have access to safe, decent and affordable homes.
Pennsylvania Training and Technical Assistance Network – PaTTAN
Supports the efforts and initiatives of the Bureau of Special Education, and to build the capacity of local educational agencies to serve students who receive special education services.
Pennsylvania Education Law Center– PA ELC
Disability and education law resource
This website provides information on events regarding summer programs / camps for children with disabilities.
Presidential Task Force on Employment of Adults with Disabilities
A central online resource for the Administration on Developmental Disabilities network.
Disabilities Funders Network (DFN)
A grantmakers’ affinity group.
A bimonthly web-zine of disability news and views.
Federal Interagency Coordinating Council
Children ages zero to eight integrated system of services and supports that is family centered, community based, and culturally competent.
National Center for Family Support
Technical assistance and training from the Administration on Developmental Disabilities
The Children’s Defense Fund
Voice for all the children of America, who cannot vote, lobby, or speak for themselves.
The Consortium of Developmental Disabilities Councils
Represents the diverse interests of Developmental Disabilities Councils.
Information to promote the health of children and adolescents.
Safety education guides
Resources for families of children with special needs
Immunization Action Coalition
Current information on immunizations (schedules and shortages)
Child health, development, growth, and parenting Information
Compendium of information on genetic disorders
National Special Education Advocacy Institute
Educational advocacy training
Parenting, health, safety, behavior, and development information for parents
Information on mental health services
Advocates for inclusion of people with disabilities in all aspects of society
US Department of Justice.
Information on disability law, Americans with Disabilities Act
Information on advocacy for children with disabilities
Zero to Three
Advice on every aspect of child development from birth to age three. Also has a Quality Child Care Checklist to use in selecting a childcare provider.
Know The ADA
The State of Arizona endeavors to assure equality of opportunity, full participation, independent living, and economic self-sufficiency for individuals with disabilities. AOAD is leading the way. The Arizona Office for Americans with Disabilities (AOAD) will be recognized as a leader in providing strong and consistent guidance to eliminate discrimination against individuals with disabilities.