Centers for Disease Control Birth Defects

The CDC works to identify causes of birth defects and opportunities to prevent them. These websites have information in Spanish and specifically cover current scientific findings and public health interventions and practical information for families facing these disabilities.
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El CDC trabaja para identificar las causas de defectos congénitos y las oportunidades para prevenirlos. Estos sitios web tienen información en español y cubren específicamente los hallazgos científicos actuales y las intervenciones de salud pública e información práctica para las familias que enfrentan estas discapacidades.
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National Council of the United States Society of St. Vincent de Paul

National organization with locations associated with Catholic churches throughout the country. Assistance services are provided. For assistance, contact nearest Catholic church in your community and ask for a Society of St. Vincent de Paul Conference in the vicinity. There are also thrift stores and food pantries located throughout the nation.
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Understood

Our goal is to help the millions of parents whose children, ages 3-20, are struggling with learning and attention issues. Our programs for Families, Educators, and Young Adults focus on empowering people who learn and think differently and those who support them, offering customized, accessible resources and a compassionate community. Our Workplace program helps organizations across industries create inclusive workplaces, by developing and implementing best-in-class disability inclusion programs so they can hire, advance, and retain people with disabilities.
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Think College

Think College is a national organization dedicated to developing, expanding, and improving inclusive higher education options for people with intellectual disability. The website contains information, resources and learning materials for families and professionals.
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TheraPaws of Michigan

Therapaws of Michigan, Inc. (Therapaws), a canine-assisted therapy program, is dedicated to promoting and fostering the human-animal bond in therapeutic and educational settings. In the spirit of this mission, individual owner-dog teams visit residents and patients in health care facilities and in schools and libraries, providing social, emotional, and physical benefits.
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The Special Needs Store

The Special Needs Store is not only a place for you to find your child's special needs products, but a place for you to learn, share, and be a part of a community that is dedicated to making the lives of our special children enriched and brightened!
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Pacer Center

The Pacer Center offers several programs for children with disabilities and mental health challenges including a parent information center, a national bullying prevention center, a health information center, a technology center, and newsletters and publications.
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