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Information on accommodations that can be made in the academic world.
Alliance is a nonprofit, statewide association of Community Centered Boards (CCBs) and Program Approved Service Agencies (PASAs) that is dedicated to strengthening services and supports for individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities (IDD).
A national network of providers offering quality supports to people with disabilities. ANCOR is the advocate and resource for private community providers of services to people with disabilities.
A guide that provides comprehensive information on topics like available care options, financial support, and free resources that are available from each state.
Studies have shown that children with ASD appear to have abnormal levels of melatonin & cortisol, as well as abnormal circadian rhythm profiles, which result in a lack of sleep. The link between ASD and sleep issues is a challenging cycle because sleep deprivation can make some ASD signs worse. This guide serves as a resource for people seeking information and help.
AUTISM SPECTRUM DISORDER - BEST MATTRESS REVIEWS
Since studies have shown that upwards of 80% of people with autism spectrum disorder don’t get enough sleep, it’s important to do everything possible to improve sleep length and quality. That’s why we created a guide to common sleep disorders that people with ASD experience, along with some suggestions for getting better rest. Our guide covers everything from a comprehensive overview of ASD, how it affects sleep, expert sleep management information for children and adults with ASD and much more.
You can check it out here: https://www.bestmattressreviews.com/autism-adhd-sleep-help/
A helpful guide to help create an outdoor sanctuary for those with disabilities including information on sensory play and accessibility.
BRAIN INJURY ALLIANCE OF COLORADO
The Brain Injury Alliance of Colorado is the go-to resource for help and services for survivors of an injury to the brain, their families and providers.
The guide is free and offers advice on career preparation in college and why it's important to pursue work-based learning opportunities It also provides interview, resume, and job search tips in addition to information about disability rights in the workplace.
Caring.com is a leading senior care resource for family caregivers seeking information and support as they care for aging parents, spouses and other loved ones. They have been featured by AARP, The Administration for Community Living, The National Legal Resource Center, and Forbes, as well as referenced by many governmental agencies and organizations across the Internet.
The Cerebral Palsy Group is dedicated to providing information, material and resources that is available to parents with children who have been diagnosed with Cerebral Palsy.
The guide informs parents about the lifelong costs associated with cerebral palsy and other disabilities and helps them to feel more confident taking control of their finances.
COLORADO DEPARTMENT OF HUMAN SERVICES
CDHS mission is to design and deliver quality human services that improve the safety and independence of the people of Colorado.
COLORADO DEVELOPMENTAL DISABILITIES COUNCIL
The mission of the CDDC is to advocate in collaboration with and on behalf of people with developmental disabilities for the establishment and implementation of public policy which will further their independence, produce activity, and integration.
COLORADO DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH CARE POLICY & FINANCING
We administer Medicaid, Child Health Plan Plus, and other health care programs for Coloradans who qualify.
CountyOffice.org is the most accurate internet database of county government offices in the United States. Use our site to locate your county assessor, board of elections, chamber of commerce, child support offices, colleges, coroner, courts, and much more, with all relevant details.
Coupon Chief is a retail savings guide for people with disabilities. They have provided their research on special offers and discounts available to senior citizens, women, and veterans, in our series of guides to help you find ways to save money.
Information on estate planning for parents of Special Needs Kids.
Scholarship and discount resource guide for students with disabilities.
Household Quotes - Create A Thriving Home for Disabled Children
Raising children in a home that is safe is the first responsibility of any parent, but that goes double for anybody caring for a disabled child. Being both a parent and a full-time caregiver can be challenging, but with the right adjustments to your home the job can be made considerably easier.
MILE HIGH DOWN SYNDROME ASSOCIATION
The mission of Mile High Down Syndrome Association is to assure inclusion and enhance independence of people with Down syndrome. They achieve this by providing education, resources and support in partnership with individuals, families, professionals, and the community.
A guide for parents.
NATIONAL ASSOCIATION FOR THE DUALLY DIAGNOSED
The leading North American expert in providing professionals, educators, policy makers, and families with education, training, and information on mental health issues relating to persons with intellectual or developmental disabilities.
PARENT TO PARENT OF COLORADO
A non-profit organization committed to quality. Parent to Parent support across Colorado. We offer encouragement to each other on the journey of parenting our sons and daughters with disabilities or special health care needs.
Here you can find free resources for teaching students with special needs about personal hygiene. The resources are organized by topic and format so you can find exactly the right materials for your needs.
A guide to assist you in Long Term Care Eligibility.
See Amazing in All Children, a nationwide initiative aimed at communities with children ages 2 to 5. Developed with input from parents, people who serve the autism community, and people with autism, See Amazing in All Children offers families ways to overcome common challenges and simplify everyday activities. At the same time, the project fosters an affirming narrative around autism for all families and kids.
Sleep Help for Autism
Researchers have found that autism can affect the body’s ability to produce melatonin at the correct times, causing autistic children and adults to experience daytime fatigue and difficulty falling asleep at night. Sensory issues in the bedroom can also make it difficult to fall asleep and sleep well throughout the night. Our guide covers these issues in detail and gives some simple, non-prescription options for getting a better night’s sleep.
STATE OF COLORADO HOMEPAGE
The state of Colorado Homepage is full of useful resources.
U.S. DEPARTMENT OF HOUSING AND URBAN DEVELOPMENT
HUD's mission is to increase homeownership, support community development and increase access to affordable housing free from discrimination.
Is a comprehensive guide to eligibility as well as the process of applying and receiving benefits.