Resources for Arizonians

Advocacy & Self-Advocacy

AZ Autism Advocacy for Single Parents: www.facebook.com/AZspecialkidsanddivorce/

Arizona Autism Coalition: www.azautism.org

Arizona Autism United: https://azaunited.org

Autism NOW Center: www.autismnow.org

Autism Society of Greater Phoenix: http://phxautism.org

Autism Society of Southern Arizona: www.as-az.org

Down Syndrome Network: www.dsnetworkaz.org

FASD Center for Excellence: www.fasdcenter.samhsa.gov

Northern Arizona Fetal Alcohol Center for Education and Support (NAFACES): www.nafaces.org

Prader-Willi Syndrome Association (USA): http://www.pwsausa.org

Sharing Down Syndrome Arizona: www.sharingds.org

Southern Arizona Network for Down Syndrome (SANDS): www.sandsaz.org

The Arc of the U.S.: www.thearc.org

The National Fragile X Foundation: https://fragilex.org

Assistive Technology

Arizona Technology Access Program: http://aztap.org

Institute for Human Development (Northern Arizona University Center for Excellence in Developmental Disabilities): http://nau.edu/SBS/IHD

Sun Sounds of Arizona: www.sunsounds.org

Community/Independent Living

Arizona Department of Economic Security, Arizona Long Term Care System (ALTCS): https://des.az.gov/services/disabilities/developmental-child-and-adult/altcs-home

Arizona Developmental Disabilities Planning Council: www.asdes.gov/addpc/home

Arizona Statewide Independent Living Council: www.azsilc.org

Institute for Community Inclusion: www.communityinclusion.org

National Council for Independent Living: http://www.ncil.org/

National Inclusion Project: http://www.inclusionproject.org

Sun Sounds of Arizona: www.sunsounds.org

The Arc of the U.S.: www.thearc.org

Diagnoses

Sharing Down Syndrome Arizona: www.sharingds.org

Southern Arizona Network for Down Syndrome (SANDS): www.sandsaz.org

The Arc of the U.S.: www.thearc.org

The National Fragile X Foundation: https://fragilex.org

Direct Service Providers

Arizona Autism United: https://azaunited.org

Beacon Group: www.beacongroup.org

Gompers Habilitation Center: http://gompers.org

Early Childhood

Arizona Early Intervention Program: www.azdes.gov/azeip

Children’s Services Network of Arizona: http://www.csn-az.org

Pilot Parents of Southern Arizona: http://pilotparents.org

Raising Special Kids: www.raisingspecialkids.org

Education

Arizona Center for Disability Law: www.acdl.com

Arizona Dept. of Education Parent Information Network: www.ade.az.gov

Arizona TASH: www.arizonatash.org

Institute for Human Development (Northern Arizona University Center for Excellence in Developmental Disabilities): http://nau.edu/SBS/IHD

Learn How To Become (Higher Education & Financial Aid information for students with disabilities): http://www.learnhowtobecome.org/college/resources-for-students-with-disabilities/

Sonoran UCEDD (University of Arizona Center for Excellence in Developmental Disabilities): http://sonoranucedd.fcm.arizona.edu

The Council on Quality and Leadership: www.thecouncil.org

Employment

Arizona Developmental Disabilities Planning Council: www.asdes.gov/addpc/home

Association on Persons in Supported Employment: www.apse.org

Institute for Community Inclusion: www.communityinclusion.org

Maricopa Workforce Connections: www.maricopaworkforceconnection.com

Rehabilitation Services Administration: http://rsa.ed.gov

The Arc of the U.S.: www.thearc.org

Family & Caregiver Supports

Administration for Community Living – National Family Caregiver Support Program: https://aoa.acl.gov/AoA_Programs/HCLTC/Caregiver

American Association of Retired Persons (AARP) – Caregiving Resources: http://www.aarp.org/home-family/caregiving

AZ Autism Advocacy for Single Parents: www.facebook.com/AZspecialkidsanddivorce/

Arizona Autism Coalition: www.azautism.org

Arizona Dept. of Education Parent Information Network: www.ade.az.gov

Arizona Early Intervention Program: www.azdes.gov/azeip

Autism Society of Greater Phoenix: http://phxautism.org

Autism Society of Southern Arizona: www.as-az.org

Children’s Services Network of Arizona: http://www.csn-az.org

Dads 4 Special Kids: www.dads4specialkids.org

Down Syndrome Network: www.dsnetworkaz.org

Family Support Research & Training Center: http://fsrtc.ahslabs.uic.edu

Northern Arizona Fetal Alcohol Center for Education and Support (NAFACES): www.nafaces.org

Pilot Parents of Southern Arizona: http://pilotparents.org

Raising Special Kids: www.raisingspecialkids.org

Sharing Down Syndrome Arizona: www.sharingds.org

Sibling Leadership Network: http://siblingleadership.org/

Southern Arizona Network for Down Syndrome (SANDS): www.sandsaz.org

The Arc of the U.S.: www.thearc.org

Healthcare/Medicaid & Medicare

Arizona Department of Economic Security, Arizona Long Term Care System (ALTCS): https://des.az.gov/services/disabilities/developmental-child-and-adult/altcs-home

Arizona Health Care Cost Containment System (AHCCCS): www.azahcccs.gov

Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS): www.cms.gov

Children’s Services Network of Arizona: http://www.csn-az.org

Legal & Financial

AZ Autism Advocacy for Single Parents: www.facebook.com/AZspecialkidsanddivorce/

Arizona Center for Disability Law: www.acdl.com

Know the ADA in Arizona: www.know-the-ada.com

Learn How To Become (Higher Education & Financial Aid information for students with disabilities): http://www.learnhowtobecome.org/college/resources-for-students-with-disabilities/

Native American Disability Law Center: www.nativedisabilitylaw.org

Special Needs Alliance: http://www.specialneedsalliance.org

Recreation & the Arts

Artability: www.artability.com

Detour Company Theatre: www.detourcompanytheatre.org

Institute for Community Inclusion: www.communityinclusion.org

National Inclusion Project: http://www.inclusionproject.org

Special Olympics Arizona: www.specialolympics.org

Sun Sounds of Arizona: www.sunsounds.org

State & Federal Government

Administration for Community Living – National Family Caregiver Support Program: https://aoa.acl.gov/AoA_Programs/HCLTC/Caregiver

Arizona Department of Economic Security, Arizona Long Term Care System (ALTCS): https://des.az.gov/services/disabilities/developmental-child-and-adult/altcs-home

Arizona Department of Economic Security, Division of Developmental Disabilities: www.azdes.gov/ddd

Arizona Developmental Disabilities Planning Council: www.asdes.gov/addpc/home

Arizona Early Intervention Program: www.azdes.gov/azeip

Arizona Health Care Cost Containment System (AHCCCS): www.azahcccs.gov

Arizona State Legislature: www.azleg.gov

Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS): www.cms.gov

Institute for Human Development (Northern Arizona University Center for Excellence in Developmental Disabilities): http://nau.edu/SBS/IHD

Rehabilitation Services Administration: http://rsa.ed.gov

Sonoran UCEDD (University of Arizona Center for Excellence in Developmental Disabilities): http://sonoranucedd.fcm.arizona.edu