National Center for Learning Disabilities (NCLD)

The National Center for Learning Disabilies (NCLD) focuses on empowering parents and young adults, transforming schools and advocating for equal rights and opportunities. The site offers various resource information, policy information and updates, information laws related to individuals with disabilities and education, and a peer support forum.

United States Department of Labor Disability Resources

The United States Department of Labor Disability Resources website provides resource information on topics related to disability; benefits, civil rights, community life, education, employment, emergency preparedness, health, housing, technology, and transportation.

Accessible Playground Dot Net

Playing is a fundamental part of childhood. Finding a playground that is accessible for all children can be a challenge for families of children with special health care needs. More and more communities are looking to create play areas and structures that meet the needs ofall children, including those with disabilities. offers an international directory of accessible playgrounds. You can search within Michigan, or outside of Michigan when traveling. If you know of an accessible playground not
listed, you can even add it to their directory.

Manistique Community Treehouse Center

The Manistique Community Treehouse Center promotes the diversity of individuals in the local community, the mental and physical well-being of youth, and inclusion of people of all ages and abilities. The Treehouse provides programs with a unique focus on inclusion for persons with disabilities, the promotion of collaboration with multicultural understanding, and diversity in the counseling process. The Treehouse provides a safe, creative, supportive, learning environment through many programs.