Special Needs Children

 


Disabled Children’s Relief Fund

P. O. Box 89

Freeport, NY  11520

Disabled Children’s Relief Fund (DCRF), a non-profit 501 (c) (3) organization, provides disabled children with assistance to obtain wheelchairs, orthopedic braces, walkers, lifts, hearing aids, eyeglasses, medical equipment, physical therapy, and surgery. Blind, Deaf, Amputees, and children with Cerebral Palsy, Muscular Dystrophy, Spastic Quadriplegia, Encephalitis, Rheumatoid Arthritis, Spina Bifida, Down’s Syndrome, and other disabilities receive assistance. DVRF focuses special attention on helping children throughout the U.S. that do not have adequate health insurance, especially the physically challenged. In some cases, DCRF may be the last resort to the last resort.

 

Wrightslaw

www.wrightslaw.com

Website dedicated to providing information to parents on special education requirements. Includes information on Section 504 and IDEA, legal requirements of IEP and advocating for special education children.

 

Wrightslaw Yellow Pages for Kidswww.yellowpagesforkids.com

 

 

The Yale Center for Dyslexia and Creativity Department of Pediatrics

LMP 3089

School of Medicine

P. O. Box 208064

New Haven, CT  06520-8064

(203) 785-4641

www.dyslexia.yale.edu

 

www.kidsandlearningstudy.com

A free clinical study to help parents identify what may be contributing to their child’s learning difficulties. Medical research staff in consultation with Dr. Sally and Dr. Benny Shaywitz, tow nationally recognized physicians devoted to ADHD and learning disability research.

 

CT Birth to Three System

1-800-505-7000

Early intervention system for infants and toddlers with disabilities and significant delays.

 

Easter Seals Camp Hemlocks

1-800-228-9496 ext. 200

http://cteasterseals.org

Residential camp for children or adults with autism, developmental, or physical disabilities.

 

Yale Innovations Interactions Lab

309 Edward Street

New Haven, CT  06511

(203) 432-8361

yaleiilab@gmail.com

http://iilab.yale.edu

Research study with compensation on the value of technology and family pets can be used to improve the lives of children effectively.

 

Yale Parenting Program

(203) 432-9993

Yaleparentingcenter@yale.edu

Research program with compensation for parents and caregivers of children struggling with behavioral difficulties.