Helpful Links


ADD Symptoms



Arthritis Foundation
Rheumatoid Arthritis Support Network


Asperger and Autism

Asperger Syndrome Education Network

Autism Diagnosis and Consultation

Autism Research Institute

Autism Society of America

Autism Speaks

Diagnosing Autism

MAAP Resources for Autism and Asperger Syndrome

Self Advocacy Network

The Schafer Autism Report


Assistive Technology

Enabling Devices

Michigan's Assistive Technology Resource


Camps and Recreation

Bloomfield Hills Recreation and Community Services

Camp Barakel

Camp Chris Williams

Camp Dakota

Camp Hamwi

Camp Midicha

Camp Quality Michigan

Challenge Mountain

Cran-Hill Ranch

Eagle Village Special Needs Camp

Eric 'RicStar' Winter Music Therapy Camp

Kids Cancer Camp

OUR Camp

Wayne County Parks and Rec


Caregiver Support

ARCH National Respite Network


Cerebral Palsy

American Academy for Cerebral Palsy and Development Medicine

Botox Therapy

Cerebral Palsy Facts and Figures

Cerebral Palsy Network

Cerebral Palsy Treatment

Intrathecal Baclofen Therapy

Spasticity Evaluation and Management

UCP Michigan, Inc

UCP Research and Education Foundation


Childhood Cancer

Candlelighters Childhood Cancer Foundation

Childhood Cancer Overview

Diagnosing Childhood Cancer

National Children's Cancer Society

Outlook: Life Beyond Childhood Cancer

The Institute of Cancer Research


Cystic Fibrosis

Cystic Fibrosis Foundation

Cystic Fibrosis Research Institute

Therapies for Cystic Fibrosis



American Diabetes Association

Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation International

National Diabetes Education Program


Down Syndrome

Down Syndrome Facts

National Association for Down Syndrome

The Goal and Opportunity of Physical Therapy


Early Intervention

Early-On Macomb

Early-On Oakland

Early-On Wayne

Head Start-Oakland County

Head Start-Wayne County

Michigan Head Start Association



Michigan Special Education Mediation Program

Oakland County Schools

Wayne County Regional Educational Service Agency



Epilepsy Society

Epilepsy Talk

The Ketogenic Diet in Pediatric Epilepsy



Children with Special Needs Fund

Grants for Individuals

United Way of Southeastern Michigan


Genetic Counseling

Michigan Genetic Counseling Services

National Society of Genetic Counselors


Health and Nutrition

All Shapes and Sizes - Nutrition

Healthier US

Keep Kids Healthy

Michigan Nutrition Network

Michigan Team Nutrition


Hearing Impairments

American Society for Deaf Children

Deafness Related Services

Michigan Commission on Deaf and Hard of Hearing

Housing and Housing Modifications

Home Advisor

How to Build a Wheelchair Ramp


Hydrocephalus and Spinal Bifida

Guardians of Hydrocephalus Research Foundation

Hydrocephalus Center

Hydrocephalus Foundation

Hydrocephalus Treatment

International Federation for Spinal Bifida and Hydrocephalus

Introduction to Spinal Bifida

National Hydrocephalus Foundation

SBHAC Online Support Network

Spinal Bifida and Hydrocephalus Association of Canada

Spinal Bifida Research


Learning and Disabilities

Bridges 4 Kids

Developmental milestones: A guide for parents

Learning Disabilities Association of MI

Managing Learning Disabilities

Michigan Commission on Disability


Smart Kids with Learning Disabilities



Michigan Literacy Inc

National Institute for Literacy


Muscular Dystrophy

Foundation to Eradicate Duchenne



Circle of Moms

Foster Parent Community

Kinship Care Resource Center

Pacer Center - Champions for Children with Disabilities

Parent Empowerment Project (PEP)

Parenting Education Database

Parenting Pipeline

Parents' Action for Children

Special Needs Advocate for Parents


Rett Syndrome

Introduction to Rett Syndrome

IRSA: Research

Overview of Rett Syndrome

Rett Syndrome Foundation


Speech and Language

American Speech-Language -Hearing Association


Dyslexia Online Magazine

Dyslexia-An Overview

Dysphagia Resource Center

Speech and Language: Developmental Milestones


Spinal Cord Injuries

Spinal Cord Injury Network International

Spinal Cord Society



Wheelchair Sports USA



Do To Learn


Therapeutic Ridings

American Hippotherapy Association

Therapeutic Riding, INC





Vision Impairments

Library Service for the Blind and Physically Handicapped

Michigan Commission for the Blind

National Organization of Parents of Blind Children


Youth Development

4-H Club Read

Adolescence Violence Prevention Counseling


Additional Resources

AAA Crisis Pregnancy Center

American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons

Amputee Resources Foundation of America

Angelman Syndrome Foundation

Center for Disease Prevention

Child Care Settings and the American's with Disabilities Act

Child's Hope

Community Housing Network, Inc

Disability Information

Hire Disability

Macomb County Community Mental Health Services

Michigan Protection and Advocacy Services

National Institute of Child Health and Human Development

Northeast Guidance Center

Pediatric Neurosurgery

Starr Commonwealth

Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration

The Cleveland Clinic

The Dragonfly Toy Company Special Needs Store

US Paralympics

What is Microcephaly?