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National Down Syndrome Society

National Down Syndrome Congress

BUDS

Epilepsy Foundation of New Jersey

Brookes Publishing 

FACES Autism Support

Wrightslaw Special Education Law

Coalition for Private Special Education Schools in South Jersey

SPAN- Statewide Parent Advocacy Network, Inc.

SJ Field of Dreams

New Jersey Protection and Advocacy

Talk Tools 

Handicapped Scuba Association of NJ

Horseback Riding Facilities for Handicapped in NJ

The Cape May County Equestrian Facility, Inc and Healing Hooves Therapeutic Riding Program, 418 route 47 north, CMCH, NJ, 08210. Phone# 609 675 6765, email address: cmcefinc@yahoo.com.

NJ Tournament of Champions-Training & athletic events for learning disabled & physically challenged children.

Special Olympics of NJ

VSA Arts of New Jersey

CHOP- 21 Transition Tip for young adults with Down Syndrome (Resourses for Families-Downloadable materials)

 http://www.ereadingpro.com a Canadian reading program specifically designed for children with Down syndrome and other visual learners.( director-area08@sonj.org )


Government Agencies
Division of Developmental Disabilities (DDD)   
SOUTHERN REGION
5218 Atlantic Avenue, Suite 205
Mays Landing, NJ 08330
Phone: (609)476-5200
(Counties Served: Atlantic , Cape May , Cumberland & Salem )

Register your child with the DDD for help including family support.
The Family Support Program includes:

  • cash subsidies 
  • communication and interpreter services
  • counseling and crisis intervention
  • day care
  • equipment and supplies
  • home and vehicle modifications
  • homemaker assistance
  • medical and dental care
  • personal assistance services
  • respite care
  • self-advocacy training
  • therapeutic or nursing services
  • vouchers for services
********************As resources allow********************************* 
http://www.state.nj.us/humanservices/ddd/about_ddd.html

Catastrophic Illness in Children Relief Fund (CICRF) 
A catastrophic illness is any illness or condition, acute or chronic, for which expenses are incurred that are not fully covered by insurance, state, federal programs, or other sources and exceed the program's eligibility threshold. Expenses exceeding 10% of a family's income over 12 consecutive months can be considered for reimbursement from the fund.

Online Support Groups
Down syndrome 
downsyndrome@yahoogroups.com

Down Syndrome & Autism (DS-ASD)
http://groups.yahoo.com/group/ds-autism/

FACES Autism
http://groups.yahoo.com/group/facesautism/

Special Child Exchange
http://groups.yahoo.com/group/SpecialChildExchange/
 
Tube Feeding Support
http://groups.yahoo.com/group/tubefeeding/

Medically Complex Kids http://groups.yahoo.com/group/Medicallycomplexkidscare/

Sunshine Hope Foundation   www.sunshinehope.com 

Durable Medical Equipment
Diapers (Covered by many health insurance policies after age 3 with a prescription)
www.continuingcareonline.com


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