Blog #85~ 10 Great Special Needs Resources
Last week I targeted some links specific topics related to Down syndrome and autism. I have a few more that relate to a variety of areas related to the special needs population. You can click right on these links and check them out:
www.wrightslaw.com Comprehensive information Parents, educators, advocates, and attorneys come to Wrightslaw for accurate, reliable information about special education law, education law, and advocacy for children with disabilities.
www.woodbinehouse.com Publishes book for parents, children, teachers and professionals related to special needs.
www.specialreads.com Special Reads for Special Needs Publishing was founded by Natalie Hale in 2000 to answer a need for effective, entertaining reading materials for learners with Down syndrome, Autism, and other developmental delays.
www.hopefulparents.org Grassroot support for parents of kids with all types of special needs.
www.supportforspecialneeds.com A community that offers a chance to exchange wisdom and ideas among one of the most powerful group of people we know.
www.leslie4kids.wordpress.com Comprehensive information on Childhood Apraxia and Speech, parenting and child development.
www.specialsparkle.com Beautiful jewelry designed and made by a 21 year old young lady who has Down syndrome.
www.downsdesings.com Downs Designs provides a stylish clothing line with proper fitting for unique body types associated with having Down syndrome which is easy to get on and off.
www.hammertravel.org Offers a variety of travel opportunities for individuals with developmental disabilities
www.nickspecialneeds.wordpress.com This site which provides information on a variety of special needs topics. Much of the information specific to a dual diagnosis of Down syndrome and autism including supports, communication and speech/feeding issues, occupational therapy, behavior/ ABA and much more.
Hope you find these additional resources for special needs helpful. That’s what is in my noggin this week. More about Nick’s world next Monday, stay tuned…….