Online Resources

 

 

 

Arc Websites:

The Arc of the United States
The Arc of Texas
The Arc of Greater Houston
The Arc of the Gulf Coast

Behavior Treatment Programs:
Association of Professional Behavior Analysts
Texana Center’s Behavior Treatment and Training Center
Texana’s Behavior Improvement Center

Texana’s Behavior Stabilization Team (BeST)
Families for Effective Autism Treatment -Houston

Local Intellectual & Developmental Disability Authorities (MHMRA’s)
Texana Center (Serving Austin, Colorado, Fort Bend, Matagorda, Waller & Wharton Counties
MHMRA of Harris County (Serving Houston/Harris County)
Gulf Coast Center  (Serving  Galveston & Brazoria Counties)

Statewide Disability Advocacy Organizations:
Brain Injury Association of Texas
Coalition of Texans with Disabilities
Texas Center for Disabilities Studies
United Cerebral Palsy

Education/Special Education:

Affordable Online Colleges
Council for Exceptional Children
Online Colleges
Parent Advocacy Coalition for Educational Rights (The PACER Center)
TASH
Texas Education Agency
U.S. Department of Education
Partners Resource Network
Exceptional Parent Magazine
Families and Advocates for Partnerships in Education (FAPE)
Family to Family Network
Inclusion Research Institute
Internet Special Education Resources
TEA Due Process Hearing Decisions
TEA Special Education Rules
Texas Project First
The Simple Dollar

Employment/Transition:
Ft. Bend Center for Independent Living
Texas Dept. of Assistive & Rehabilitative Services (DARS)
The Workforce Solutions

Health and Human Services Agencies:
Texas Health and Human Services Commission
Texas Department of Aging and Disability Services (DADS) (formerly TDMHMR)
Texas Department of State Health Services (DSHS)

Other Government Agencies:
National Council on Disability
National Institutes of Health
Social Security Administration
The Texas Planning Council for Developmental Disabilities

Legal Resources:
Disability Rights, Texas
Brazos Bend Guardianship Services
Fort Bend BAR Association
Wrights Law

Self-Advocacy:
Partners in Policymaking
Self Advocates Becoming Empowered (SABE)

Local School Districts in Ft. Bend County:
Fort Bend ISD
Katy ISD
Lamar Consolidated ISD
Needville ISD
Royal ISD
Stafford MSD

Sites Relating to Specific Disabilities:

Asperger’s Syndrome:
Asperger’s Autism Spectrum Education Network
Families of Adults Afflicted with Asperger’s Syndrome (FAAAS)
OASIS (Online Asperger’s Syndrome Information & Support) @ MAAP

Attention Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder:
Children and Adults with Attention Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder

Autism:
Autism Now
Autism-PDD Resources Network
Autism Society of America
Center for the Study of Autism
Hope for Three
National Autism Association
TUCK

Brain Injury:
Texas Brain Injury Alliance

Cerebral Palsy:
American Academy for Cerebral Palsy and Developmental Medicine
Easter Seals Greater Houston
Cerebral Palsy Group
Cerebral Palsy Guidance
Cerebral Palsy Guide
Cerebral Palsy Symptons
The Cord Blood Center

United Cerebral Palsy

Down Syndrome:
Association for Children with Down Syndrome
Changing Minds Foundation
Down Syndrome Amongst Us
Down Syndrome Association of Houston
GiGi’s Play House
National Association for Down Syndrome
National Down Syndrome Society

Fetal Alcohol Syndrome:
Arium
Fetal Alcohol Syndrome Explained
National Organization on FAS
Quit Alcohol

Fragile X Syndrome:
FRAXA Research Foundation
National Fragile X Foundation

Prader-Willi Syndrome:
Prader-Willi Syndrome Association (USA)

Williams Syndrome:
The Williams Syndrome Association

Other Disability Resources:
Accredited Schools Online
American Association of Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities (AAIDD)
Angelman Syndrome Foundation
BestColleges.com
Birth Injury Guide
Business Ideas for People With Disabilities
Disability Benefits Calculator
Fire Safety for People with Disabilities – A Reference Guide
Mothers United for Moral Support (MUMS)
NAMI
National Information Center for Children and Youth with Disabilities (NICHCY)
Private Providers Association of Texas
Texas Assistive Technology Partnership
Texas Council of Community MHMR Centers
Texas Department of Aging & Disability Services
The Simple Dollar
Special Olympics – Texas
Any Baby Can
National Association for the Dually Diagnosed
Texas Health Organizations
The Simple Dollar
TSBVI (Texas School for the Blind & Visually Impaired)
Transition Coalition
Worksupport

Tax Software:

The Best Online Tax Software

Transportation Services:

Fort Bend County Transit – New Freedom Transportation

Vacations:
Sundial Special Vacations
Trips Inc.