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Administration on Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities (AIDD)
Administration for Children and Families, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.
AIDD is dedicated to ensuring that individuals with developmental disabilities and their families are able to fully participate in and contribute to all aspects of community life in the United States and its territories.
Developmental Disabilities Assistance and Bill of Rights Act of 2000


The Arc of the United States
The Arc promotes and protects the human rights of people with intellectual and developmental disabilities and actively supports their full inclusion and participation in the community throughout their lifetimes.


Association of Behavior and Cognitive Therapists (ABCT)
ABCT is an interdisciplinary organization committed to the advancement of a scientific approach to the understanding and amelioration of problems of the human condition. These aims are achieved through the investigation and application of behavioral, cognitive, and other evidence-based principles to assessment, prevention, and treatment. Use the search box to find information about specific conditions such as autism, ADHD, etc.


Association of University Centers on Disabilities (AUCD)
A network of interdisciplinary centers advancing policy and practice for and with individuals with developmental and other disabilities, their families, and communities


Easter Seals
Easter Seals has been helping individuals with disabilities and special needs, and their families, live better lives for nearly 90 years. From child development centers to physical rehabilitation and job training for people with disabilities, Easter Seals offers a variety of services to help people with disabilities address life's challenges and achieve personal goals.

Council on Children with Disabilities (COCWD)
Composed of nearly 500 AAP Fellows, COCWD is dedicated to the optimal care and development of children with disabilities. Members are dedicated to the optimal care and development of children with disabilities and to the support of their families within a medical home


Dr. Thornton’s YouTube Channel for Parents of Children with Disabilities
You Tube Channel for parents of children who have a physical disability.



March of Dimes
The March of Dimes is a non-profit organization that helps moms have full-term pregnancies and research the problems that threaten the health of babies. This site provides the National guidelines for newborn screening were issued to help promote consistency among states so that all babies are screened for life-threatening identifiable, but treatable, disorders regardless of where they live; professional education and medical resources on topics like premature birth and birth defects, are helping health care providers better support their patients.


My Child Without Limits
MyChildWithoutLimits.org is an authoritative early intervention resource for families of young children ages 0-5 with developmental delays or disabilities. All medical information is reviewed by the My Child Without Limits Medical Advisory Board, a panel composed of doctors in the fields of developmental disability and delay.


National Dissemination Center for Children with Disabilities
NICHCY is a central source of information on disabilities in infants, toddlers, children, and youth. Here, you will also find easy-to-read information on IDEA, the law authorizing early intervention services and special education and State Resource Sheets that connect with the disability agencies and organizations in your state. You maysign up for the free newsletter.

Especially for Families and Communities(NICHCY)
Welcome to NICHCY hubpage for families and communities. Here, those of you who are parents can find information to help you in caring for your child with a disability