Are you blessed to know a person with a developmental or intellectual disability like Down’s syndrome, cerebral palsy or autism in Ocala, Florida or around the world? They truly are special people and deserve special treatment. We hope these links, resources and special needs information will help you learn more about the special people in your life.
Cerebral Palsy Guide – Cerebal palsy (CP) is a disability caused by brain damage that restricts normal movement and coordination. Each year, 10,000 children in the U.S. are diagnosed with cerebral palsy. Cerebral Palsy Guide provides free educational materials, financial options and support to help those across the country affected by this disorder.
Delmarva (Florida Quality Assurance) – Florida’s statewide regulatory agency that works in partnership with the State of Florida’s Agency for Health Care Administration (AHCA) and the Agency for Persons with Disabilities (APD).
Developmental Disabilities Council of Florida – The mission of the Florida Developmental Disabilities Council, Inc., is to advocate and promote meaningful participation in all aspects of life for Floridians with developmental disabilities.
Family Network on Disabilities in Florida – Their mission is to ensure through collaboration that Floridians have full access to family-driven support, education, information, resources, and advocacy and to serve families of children with disabilities, ages birth through 26, who have the full range of disabilities.