Helpful Resources for People with Disabilties
Disability Scoop: www.disabilityscoop.com. News and policy developments affecting people with disabilities. Warning: Their editorial policy often pushes an agenda that, in our opinion, fails to represent the interests of providing a full array of choices to people with disabilities regarding where they choose to work and live.
Disability Service Provides Network: www.dspn.org. Umbrella group representing the interests of community rehabilitation programs and related organizations that provide care management, center-based and supported employment, day habilitation, early intervention, job training and placement, residential and other services that enable people with disabilities and economic disadvantages to live and work in their local communities.
Accses: www.accses.org/accses. ACCSES represents more than 1,200 disability service providers across the country as the Voice of Disability Service Providers.
Autism Speaks: www.autismspeaks.org. Autism science and advocacy organization, dedicated to funding research into the causes, prevention, treatments and a cure for autism.
Wisconsin Department of Health Services: www.dhs.wisconsin.gov. Listing of agencies providing services to families of children with disabilities.
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