Resources

childtherapytoys.com– a comprehensive source for the tools and products needed by child clinicians to excel at their work.

Support for Families –  provide and maintain up-to-date information and resources to assist families so they can make informed choices for their children, and to educate professionals and the community-at-large in order to promote inclusion and understanding.

Wrightslaw – Parents, educators, advocates, and attorneys come to Wrightslaw for accurate, reliable information about special education law, education law, and advocacy for children with disabilities.

http://www.veryspecialcamps.com/California/Special-Needs-Summer-Camps.shtml – A useful listing of special needs camps across the US.

https://www.privateschoolreview.com/california/special-education-private-schools – A listing of special education private schools on Private School Review in California and other states.

Autism Speaks – Autism Speaks is dedicated to promoting solutions, across the spectrum and throughout the lifespan, for the needs of individuals with autism and their families through advocacy and support; increasing understanding and acceptance of people with autism spectrum disorder; and advancing research into causes and better interventions for autism spectrum disorder and related conditions.

Matrix Parent Network & Resource Center – EMPOWERING FAMILIES of Children with Special Needs to successfully Understand and Access the systems that serve them.

VIA-West Camp – Via West provides residential respite care with weekend and week-long special needs camping programs throughout the year. We offer innovative programs and activities that include both learning and outdoor experiences, plus independent living skills and skill building activities that are specifically designed to improve self-sufficiency.

CIP Worldwide – Their stated mission is to inspire independence and expand the foundation on which young adults with Asperger’s, ADHD and other Learning Differences can build happy and productive lives. CIP is one of the most comprehensive programs in the world for assisting young adults with learning differences to succeed in college, employment, and independent living. We suggest you look into their Summer@CIP.