Autism Independent UK Autism Independent UK The Society exists to bring an increased awareness of autism to the notice of all, together with well established and newly developed approaches in the diagnosis, assessment, handling and treatment of persons suffering from autism. The website provides comprehensive information on autism including the culture of autism, treatments, symptoms, and many facts. The site also offers an active forum area.
Developmental Delay Resources Developmental Delay Resources A national, nonprofit organization dedicated to meeting the needs of those working with children who have developmental delays in sensory motor, language, social, and emotional areas. It supports and publicizes research into determining identifiable factors that would put a child at risk. Another purpose of the DDR is to maintain a registry of children, tracking possible trends in developmental delays. Frequently updated.
The Arc The Arc The Arc of the United States advocates for the rights and full participation of all children and adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities. The website contains a nice collection of articles, as well as information on chapters and ways to get involved in your local area.
The National Federation of Families The National Federation of Families The National Federation of Families is a national family-run organization linking more than 120 chapters and state organizations focused on the issues of children and youth with emotional, behavioral, or mental health needs and substance use challenges and their families. The website provides information on legislation and advocacy, how to get involved with the organization, and provides resources for families.