Children with Disabilities
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ADRC FAQ 060112 Source: ACL
These frequently asked questions are about the 2012 ADRC funding opportunities from ACL in partnership with CMS and the Veterans Administration, Part A: The Enhanced ADRC Options Counseling Program and Part B: ADRC Sustainability Program Expansion Supplemental Opportunity. These were updated after the conference call for interested applicants. (External Link)
• File type: pdf (PDF) Associated Date: June 2012
Benefits for Children with Disabilities
Source: Social Security Administration
SSA Publication No. 05-10026 describes Social Security benefits available for children with disabilities and adults with disabilities who became disabled as children.
Added December 11, 2007
Family Support Center on Disabilities
Source: Family Support Center on Disabilities
The Family Support Center on Disabilities was funded in 2008 by the Administration on Developmental Disabilities, Administration for Children and Families, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. You can use their clearinghouse website to find information on topics like early intervention and education, employment, legislation and policy, different disabilities, quality supports and programs, health and mental health, housing, transportation, recreation, and more.
Added September 25, 2009
Easter Seals Homepage
Source: Easter Seals
Easter Seals provides services, education, outreach, and advocacy so that people living with autism and other disabilities can live, learn, work and play. Visit their webpage to learn more.
Added January 30, 2009
Helpful Web Sites for Families of Children with Special Health Care Needs
Source: Health Resources and Services Administration
The Maternal and Child Health Bureau within the Health Resources and Services Administration maintains this collection of helpful websites for families of children with special health care needs. It includes resources in the following categories: Medical Homes, Adequate Insurance, Early and Continuous Screening, Community Integrated Systems, Family-Professional Partnership, Healthy and Ready to Work, Federal Agencies, Telemedicine for CSHCN Websites, 2010 Express National Summit Partner Organizations
Associated Date: December 20, 2007