Resources for Families

The Center for Disease Control website offers information on where to find resources for people and families affected by developmental disabilities.

This DSS agency works to remove barriers that make it hard for job seekers with disabilities to find and keep jobs. The agency offers information, tools and technical assistance to job seekers and employers.

The DCF Mission is "working together with families and communities for children who are healthy, safe, smart and strong." DCF has responsibility for coordinating the care of children with developmental disabilities.

DDS is responsible for the planning, development, and administration of services for persons with an intellectual disability and persons medically diagnosed as having Prader-Willi Syndrome. 

DMHAS is responsible for promoting the overall health and wellness of persons with behavioral health needs through an integrated network of services and supports. 

DSS delivers and funds a wide range of programs and services to support the basic needs of children, families, older and other adults, including persons with disabilities. 

DSS recently expanded its coverage of Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) evaluation and treatment services for children under the age of 21 for whom ASD services are medically necessary.

Adults with developmental disabilities enjoy year-round social and recreational programs designed to enable them to interact with their peers and improve their social skills, all while developing meaningful relationships. 

This private nonprofit agency offers consumer-centered programs and services needed for people with disabilities to achieve their potential.

This private, nonprofit social service agency provides counseling & psychological services, education and community for all those in need through the Jewish tradition of caring and compassion.

The mission of this state office is to advance the cause of equal rights for persons with disabilities and their families.

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