Families - Disability Information

American Foundation for the Blind-Midwest
Provides relevant and timely resources related to access to technology and promotion of independent and healthy living for people with vision loss.

American Psychiatric Association - Healthy Minds. Healthy Lives
Provides information, resources and links about psychiatric disorders and other topical information.

Bridges4Kids, Michigan Disability Resource Directory
Provides multiple resources to gather information about types of disabilites, services for various disabilities, links to agencies and local service providers.

Council for Exceptional Children
Provides professional development opportunities and resources, research, and special education publications. The CEC is dedicated to improving the educational outcomes for individuals with exceptionalities, students with disabilities, and/or the gifted.

Job Accommodation Network
Offers free consultation service designed to increase the employability of people with disabilities by providing individualized worksite accommodation solutions and technical assistance regarding the ADA and other disability related legislation.

Listen to Your Buds!
Features an interactive game to teach children how to use personal audio technology safely. The site provides information for parents and resources for teachers; available in English and Spanish.

Mental Health America
Offers resources to enhance the understanding of every person in better protecting and improving their mental health and knowing when to seek help for themselves or someone close to them. The site provides contact information in seeking assistance during a crisis.

National Alliance on Mental Illness
Offers information regarding public education and information activities, family and consumer peer education and support activities, as well as advocacy on behalf of those living with mental illness and their families.

National Institute of Mental Health
Provides topic information, signs and symptoms, diagnosis, and treatment for disorders such as anxiety, ADHD, ASD, depression, eating disorders, obsessive-compulsive disorder, social phobia, etc.

Rehabilitation Engineering & Assistive Technology Society of North America
Promotes research, development, education, advocacy and provision of technology to improve the potential of people with disabilities.

Seedlings - Braille Books for Children
Produces over 700 books in braille for children who are blind and produces braille books at a price which is the same or similar to regular print books.

Statewide Autism Resources and Training (START)
Provides autism information and resources which are based on empirically supported interventions. The site provides a number of links to empirically supported websites.

The College Scholarships, Colleges, and Online Degrees
Provides information related to colleges within the United States who support students with learning disabilities.

The National Information Center for Children and Youth with Disabilities
Provides a central information source on disabilities, IDEA, NCLB and research-based information on effective educational practices.

United Cerebral Palsy
Offers an affiliate network to advance the independence, productivity and full citizenship of people with disabilities .

Zero to Three
Provides information and support to the adults who influence the lives of infants and toddlers.