Information is an essential tool for informed decision-making. This section helps families and their partners in the systems around us as they gather information to best meet their needs.
Information and technical assistance on the Americans with Disabilities Act. Some materials in Spanish.
Information and support for families of children with ADHD and other related disorders.
Information and support networks for families.
Practical and valuable resources for families and educators.
Education and support for parents, guardians, doctors, teachers, and those who live with childhood bipolar in their lives.
Excellent resource for disability awareness and improving outcomes in all communities.
A non-profit parent organization providing a comprehensive system of information and referral for parents of children from birth through transition to adult life.
Current information for systems change to improve the future for children and adults with disabilities.
Support, information, and advocacy for individuals with cerebral palsy, other disabilities and their families.
Resources to support, educate and empower families and others in the lives of children and youth with bipolar issues.
A national voice for special education rights to secure high quality educational services for children with disabilities.
Resources and support to improve the lives of people living with mood disorders.
Good information about people first language. Great articles about advocating for children who have disabilities.
A searchable database that includes New Mexico programs, agencies and organizations that serve individuals with disabilities developed and maintained by the Information Center for New Mexicans with Disabilities of the Center for Development and Disability (CDD) at the University of New Mexico Health Sciences Center. For assistance in Spanish, please contact a resource specialist at: 800-552-8195 or 505-272-8549.
Strategies for advocating for disability civil rights.
Great resources for links to sites on a variety of topics of interest to persons with disabilities.
A PEER Resource Manual on Standards-Based Education and Students with Disabilities.
Tools for parents and advocates to improve educational outcomes for children with disabilities. Some materials in Spanish.
Resources for parents and parent organizations to work together on behalf of children with special needs and their families.
Resources for workplace productivity enhancements and reasonable accommodation solutions. Sections for individuals with disabilities, employers, and others.
Resources and researched based practices for schools and families that promote quality education for students with learning disabilities.
Information and advocacy for disability rights.
Information and tools to improve awareness of mental illness and provide successful outcomes for people living with mental illness.
Resources, advocacy and legal assistance to protect the rights of persons with disabilities.
Information on: disabilities in infants, toddlers, children, and youth, IDEA, No Child Left Behind (as it relates to children with disabilities), and research-based information on effective educational practices.
NDSS is committed to being the national leader in enhancing the quality of life, and realizing the potential of all people with Down syndrome.
Private nonprofit organization that advocates for the legal rights of Native Americans with disabilities. Advocacy and education to empower Native people with disabilities to lead independent lives in their own communities.
Descriptions and strategies to improve awareness and build capacity in children and youth who experience a range of disorders affecting their behavior in school and in the community.
Information for families and others about Non-Verbal Learning Disorders.
Articles and resources for parents of children with sensory integration issues.
Research, education and advocacy for children with SPD, Autism, ADHD and other conditions.
Tools tips and support links for families of children with disabilities.
Information and resources for families of children with Tourette Syndrome with tips to improve understanding and outcomes.
The leading source of information on cerebral palsy and is a pivotal advocate for the rights of persons with any disability.
Parents, educators, advocates, and attorneys use this site for accurate, reliable information about special education law, education law, and advocacy for children with disabilities.