Organizations

American Association On Intellectual and Developmental Impairments 1-800-424-3688

American Council of the Blind of New York

The Alexander Graham Bell Association for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing (AG Bell)

APRIL Association of Programs for Rural Independent Living

Autismasperger.net Excellent resource on Autism and Asperger’s syndrome

My Asperger Child: Great Resource for Parents

The Autistic Self Advocacy Network

First Signs: Early signs of autism spectrum disorders educates parents and professionals about early warning signs of autism (including Aspergers Syndrome) and related conditions.

The Deaf Society

Disabled in Action of Metropolitan New York

Epilepsy Foundation of Northeastern New York

League for the Hard of Hearing

Mentoring: This site can be helpful be to those seeking a mentor and those wishing to mentor.

Mental Health America

National Center on Physical Activity and Disability: Encourages participation in regular physical activity to promote healthy lifestyles

National Council on Independent Living

National Federation for the Blind (NFB)

New York Association on Independent Living: A collaborative organization representing independent living centers

New York State Self-Advocacy Home Page

New York State Wide Senior Action Council, Inc

Office of Special Education and Rehabilitation Services: Behavioral health is essential to health prevention

Prevention of Substance Abuse and Mental Illness

Tuck: Advancing Better Sleep for those effected with ADHD

TBI Raiders: A support group to help students and young adults who have sustained a traumatic brain injury to succeed in school and life.

VotersUnite.Org

VerifiedvotingFoundation.org

Medicaid In New York State

Medicare in New York State

Social Security

SSDRC: Social Security Disability website written by former SSD worker. Much information about consumer rights, entitlements And how to qualify for benefits.