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Resources

Below are some additional resources and information related to intellectual and developmental disabilities:

 

The Main Website for The Maryland Department of Developmental Disabilities

https://dda.health.maryland.gov/

 

Various Guides and Kits for Families with an Individual Diagnosed with Autism

http://www.autismspeaks.org/family-services/tool-kits

 

 Information on Purchasing a House and Getting a Loan for People with Disabilities

http://www.mortgageloan.com/disabilities/

 

Educational Information, Financial Options and Emotional Support for Parents and Children Affected by Cerebral Palsy

https://www.cerebralpalsyguide.com/

 

Retail Savings Guide for People with Disabilities

https://www.couponchief.com/guides/savings_guide_for_those_with_disability

 

Educational Information and Support To People Affected By Cerebral Palsy and Other Developmental Disabilities

https://cerebralpalsygroup.com/

 

Comprehensive Guide to Home Adaptations for People with Disabilities

http://householdquotes.co.uk/disability-accommodation-guide/

 

Expecting mothers and families in need of support

http://birthinjurycenter.com

 

Social Security Disability Benefits Guide 

http://www.thesimpledollar.com/disability-benefits-guide/

 

DDA Policy on Reportable Incidents

DDA Policy on Reportable Incidents

 

Online Pharmacy Options

https://www.consumeraffairs.com/health/online-pharmacies/#

 

2017 Top Online Schools for Students with Disabilities

http://www.guidetoonlineschools.com/online-schools/students-with-disabilities

 

2017 Most Affordable Online Colleges for Students with Disabilities

http://www.onlineu.org/most-affordable-colleges/students-with-disabilities

 

Legal Resources for Special Needs

https://www.justgreatlawyers.com/legal-resources-considerations-seniors-special-needs

 

Keeping People With Disabilities Safe While Remodeling

https://www.bigrentz.com/how-to-guides/keeping-seniors-special-needs-individuals-safe-around-construction-sites

 

Creating a Home Where Your Child With A Disability can Thrive

https://www.homecity.com/creating-a-home-where-your-child-can-thrive-with-a-disability

 

Disaster Preparedness for Special Needs

https://www.thezebra.com/insurance-news/4674/emergency-preparedness-seniors-disabled/

 

Home Accommodations for Special Needs

http://www.homeadvisor.com/r/budget-friendly-smart-home-accommodations-for-seniors-and-individuals-with-special-needs/#.WbFFz7KGOM9

 

Disability Resources from the Department of Labor

https://www.dol.gov/odep/topics/disability.htm

 

Tips for People With Disabilities to Declutter and Organize their Home

https://www.yourstoragefinder.com/declutter-and-organize-your-home-seniors-special-needs

 

Financial Planning for Special Needs

https://www.onereversemortgage.com/blog/2017/03/special-needs-seniors-planning-for-the-future-of-this-vulnerable-population/

 

Guide for Financial Planning and Preparation for Children with Special Needs

https://www.thesimpledollar.com/how-to-plan-provide-for-a-child-with-special-needs/

 

Bullying Guide 

https://www.drugrehab.com/guides/bullying/

Everyone deserves to live the fullest life they can. Of all the board’s achievements, that’s the one that makes me proudest.”

— Robert Vigorito, Former Board Member, The Arc of Howard County