Disabilities Resource Directory

Advocacy Organizations for Disabilities

American Association of People with Disabilities, www.aapd.com
Ohio Coalition for the Education of Children with Disabilities 740-594-9242, 740-382-5452
Ohio Protection and Advocacy, 1-800-OPA-1220

Assistive Technology

Assistive Technology of Ohio, www.atohio.org
Virtual Assistive Technology Center, www.at-center.com

Attention Deficit

Children & Adults w. Attention Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorders, www.chadd.org
National Attention Deficit Disorder Association, www.add.org
One ADD Place, www.oneaddplace.com


Autism Society of SE Ohio, nkantake@autismseohio.org 740-249-1380
Autism Society of Ohio, www.autismohio.org
Autism Society of America, www.autism-society.org
Autism Speaks, 1-212-252-8584, www.autismspeaks.org


Appalachian Behavioral Healthcare, 740-594-5000
Athens School Psychologist, 740-797-4516
Ohio University Counseling Services, 740-593-1616, www.ohio.edu/counseling

Brain Injury

Brain Injury Assoc. of Ohio, 1-866-644-1014, 740-374-8716, www.biaoh.org
Ohio Valley Center for Brain Injury Prevention & Rehab. www.ohiovalley.org
Traumatic Brain Injury Central, www.mssm/edu/tbinet/

Cerebral Palsy

Cerebral Palsy Information, http://www.cerebralpalsy.org/
Fairfield Center for Disabilities and Cerebral Palsy, 740-653-5501/ 740-653-1186, www.fcdcp.org
United Cerebral Palsy, www.ucp.org

Cognitive/ Developmental

Association of University Centers on Disabilities, www.aucd.org
Athens County Board of Developmental Disabilities 740-594-3539
The ARC, www.thearc.org


National Institute on Deafness and Other Communication Disorders Speech and Language Impairments, https://www.disabled-world.com/disability/children/nichy.php

Counseling Services

Bassett House, 740-594-8108, www.seorf.ohiou.edu
Ohio University Counseling Services, 740-593-1616, www.ohio.edu/counseling
Tri-County Mental Health and Counseling Services, 1-740-592-3504

Down Syndrome

Down Syndrome Association of Ohio, 1-614-342-5757, www.dsaco.net

Technology Guide for People with Disabilities 

Overview of the more popular types of disabilities and comprehensive list of apps and software programs appropriate for each type.

Birth Injuries

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