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Agency for Persons with Disabilities APD works in partnership with local communities and private providers to assist people who have developmental disabilities and their families. APD also provides assistance in identifying the needs of people with developmental disabilities for supports and services.
American Society on Intellectual/Developmental Disabilities promotes progressive policies, sound research, effective practices, and universal human rights for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities.
The Arc of the US 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.
The Arc of Florida works to improve the quality of life for persons with intellectual and developmental disabilities in the state of Florida.
Autism Pensacola helps improve the lives of those affected by autism. Autism Society of America, the nation’s leading grassroots autism organization, exists to improve the lives of all affected by autism
Birth Injury Center, works to answer your questions concerning all types of birth injuries.
Birth Injury Guide, is a comprehensive informational website on various types of birth injuries.
Care Giver Action Network is the nation’s leading family caregiver organization working to improve the quality of life for the more than 90 million Americans who care for loved ones with chronic conditions, disabilities, disease, or the frailties of old age.
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Milestones in Action Milestones Photo and Video Library of photos and videos of developmental milestones.
Early Steps is an intervention system that offers services to eligible infants and toddlers (birth to thirty-six months) with significant delays or a condition likely to result in a developmental delay. After an initial assessment, the Early Steps team puts together a family support plan, including referrals to specialists for direct services to address the child’s developmental needs.
Empowerment Parent Resource Center (850-444-8554) is a support organization for parents living in NW Florida who have children with special needs. Family Resource Specialists are standing by to provide one-on-one support for concerns ranging from finding services for your infant to negotiating IEP services to transition out of high school, and supported employment.
Epilepsy Foundation – improves and saves lives through community services, public education, access to care campaign, research initiatives, and new therapies funding.
Florida Developmental Disabilities Council advocates and promotes meaningful participation in all aspects of life for Floridians with developmental disabilities.
National Association for Down Syndrome supports all persons with Down syndrome in achieving their full potential
Prader-Willi Syndrome Association mission is to enhance the quality of life and empower those affected by Prader-Willi syndrome.
Sibling Support Project is a national effort dedicated to the life-long concerns of brothers and sisters of people who have special health, developmental, or mental health concerns.
Florida Special Olympics the mission of Special Olympics Florida is to provide year-round sports training and competition in a variety of Olympic-type sports for people with intellectual disabilities.
United Cerebral Palsy promotes the independence, productivity and full citizenship of people with cerebral palsy, intellectual and developmental disabilities, and other conditions, through an affiliate network.