Disability-Specific Resources for Children with Special Needs

Resources – Disability Specific

Autism

Autism Center of Excellence, UC San Diego School of Medicine
8110 La Jolla Shores Drive, Suite 201
La Jolla, CA. 92037
(858) 534 6900
http://www.autism-center.ucsd.edu/about-us/Pages/contact.aspx
info-ace@ucsd.edu

Autism Society of America San Diego County Chapter
4699 Murphy Canyon Road
San Diego, CA. 92123-5371
(858) 715 0678
http://www.sd-autism.org

Autism Society of America
4340 East-West Hwy, Suite 350
Bethesda, Maryland 20814
1(800) 328-8476

Attention Deficit Disorder

Attention Deficit Disorder
Rady Children’s Hospital San Diego
3020 Children’s Way
San Diego, CA. 92123
(858) 576 1700
http://www.rchsd.org/programsservices/a-z/a-b/adhd/index.htm

Children and Adults with Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (CHADD)
8181 Professional Place, Suite 150
Landover MD 20785
(800) 233-4050 (Voice mail to request information packet)
(301) 306-7070

Attention Deficit Disorder Association (ADDA)
P.O. Box 543
Pottstown PA 19464-0543
(484) 945-2101

Blind/Visual Impairments

American Foundation for the Blind
11 Penn Plaza, Suite 300
New York NY 20814
(800) 232-5463
(212) 502-7600

National Federation of the Blind of California
5530 Corbin Avenue, Suite 313
Tarzana CA 91356
(818) 342-6524
(877) 558-6524
https://nfb.org

The Center for the Partially Sighted
12301 Wilshire Boulevard, Suite 600
Los Angeles CA 90025
(800) 481-EYES (3937)
(310) 458-3501
http://low-vision.org

6101 W. Centinela Ave., Suite 150
Culver City, CA. 90230
(310) 988 1970

CPS Valley Office
18425 Burbank Blvd., #706
Tarzana, CA. 91356
(818) 705 5954

Cerebral Palsy

United Cerebral Palsy of  San Diego County
UCP of San Diego County
8525 Gibbs Drive, #209
San Diego, CA. 92123
(858) 571 7803
email  info@ucpsd..org
http://www.ucpsd.org/contact_us.html

Cerebral Palsy Guide

This organization meets the needs of children and families who are affected by cerebral palsy, by providing free supportive, educational and financial tools.

http://www.cerebralpalsyguide.com

Down Syndrome

Down Syndrome Association of San Diego
c/o The Exceptional Family Resource Center
9245 Sky Park Court, Suite 130
San Diego CA 92123
(619) 276-4494
http://www.dsasdonline.org

Down Syndrome Center
Rady Children’s Hospital, San Diego
7920 Frost Street, Suite 200
San Diego, CA. 92123
(858) 966 5840 (genetics)
http://www.rchsd.org/programsservices/a-z/c-d/downsyndromecenter/index.htm

Down Syndrome Center for Research & Treatment, UC San Diego
9500 Gilman Drive, #0649
La Jolla, CA. 92093-0649
(619) 534 1057
downsyndrome@ucsd.edu
http://neurosciences.ucsd.edu/centers/down-syndrome-center/Pages/default.aspx

Epilepsy

Epilepsy Foundation of San Diego County
2055 El Cajon Blvd
San Diego CA 92104
(619) 296-0161
http://www.epilepsysandiego.org

Epilepsy Foundation of Greater Los Angeles
(serving L.A., Orange, Ventura & San Bernardino Counties)
5777 W. Century Boulevard, Suite 820
Los Angeles CA 90045
(800) 564-0445
(310) 670-2870
http://www.end-epilepsy.org

Williams Syndrome

San Diego Children’s Hospital
San Diego, CA. 92123
(800) 434 1038

Williams Syndrome Association
570 Kirts Blvd., Suite 223
Troy Michigan, 48084
1 (800) 806 1871
http://www.williams-syndrome.org/parent/williams-syndrome-clinics

Spina Bifida 

Spina Bifida Association of Greater San Diego
P.O. Box 232272
San Diego, CA. 92193-2272
voice mail (619) 491 9018
sbaofgsd@hotmail.com
http://spinabifidasandiego.com/index.html

Spina Bifida Foundation
Rady Children’s Hospital, San Diego, Attn: Jared Blakeley
3020 Children’s Way, MC5005
San Diego, CA. 92123
https://www.helpsdkids.org/sbsd

Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities

The Arc of California
1225 Eighth Street, Suite 210
Sacramento CA 95814
(916) 552-6619
http://www.thearc.org/who-we-are

Learning Disabilities

Learning Disabilities Association of California
808 West Balboa Blvd.
Newport Beach, CA. 92661
(949) 673 3612
(949) 673 5981 for the President Louise Fundenberg
http://www.ldaca.org

Mental Health

Mental Health Association in California
1127 11th Street, Suite 925
Sacramento CA 95814
(916) 557-1167
http://www.mhac.org/about/contactus.cfm

NAMI California
1010 Hurley Way, Suite 195
Sacramento CA 95825
(916) 567-0163
support@namicalifornia.org
http://www.nami.org

Muscular Dystrophy Association of San Diego

9990 Mesa Rim Road, #100
San Diego, CA. 92121
(858) 492 9792
 http://mda.org/office/san-diego

Speech, Language, and Hearing

California Speech-Language-Hearing Association (CSHA)
825 University Avenue
Sacramento, CA. 95825
(816) 921 1568
http://www.csha.org

(representing speech-language pathologists and audiologists)
825 University Avenue
Sacramento CA 95825-6724
(916) 921-1568
CSHA@CSHA.org

Rady Children’s Hospital, San Diego
Programs & Services Speech & Hearing
3020 Children’s Way
San Diego, CA. 92123
(858) 576 1700

Clinic Address:
8010 Frost Street, Suite 200
San Diego, CA. 92123
(858) 966 5838
http://www.rchsd.org/programsservices/a-z/s-t/speechlanguagepathology/index.htm
http://www.rchsd.org/programsservices/a-z/a-b/audiologyhearing/index.htm