Paralyzed Veterans of America works to maximize the quality of life for its members and all people with SCI/D as a leading advocate for health care, SCI/D research and education, veterans benefits and rights, accessibility and the removal of architectural barriers, sports programs, and disability rights.
801 Eighteenth Street, NW
Washington, DC 20006-3517

  Voice: (800) 555-9140
  Email: info@pva.org
Website: 
http://www.pva.org/site/PageServer
 
 


 
The mission of the Family Resource Center on Disabilities is to improve services for all children with disabilities as their families. This mission is implemented through: parent education on the rights of their children to gain the necessary knowledge to secure these rights; parent training on self-advocacy to enable them to gain the necessary skills to be their childs best advocate; training of parent leaders, to enable them to train and educate other parents in their own community; systems advocacy to effect positive change in policy making agencies which impact children with disabilities and their families; family support and service linkage to enable families to keep their family member at home; minority outreach to reach and serve underserved minority populations. The philosophy of the Family Resource Center on Disabilities supports the concept of parent to parent information and parent to parent training, and parent/family empowerment.
20 East Jackson Blvd.
Room 300
Chicago, Illinois 60604

  Voice: (312) 939-3513
    Fax: (312) 939-7297
  Email: info@frcd.org
Website: 
https://frcd.org/
 
 


 
The mission of the Family Matters Parent Training and Information Center is to build upon families' strengths, empower parents and professionals to achieve the strongest possible outcomes for students with disabilities, and to enhance the quality of life for children and young adults with disabilities.
Family Matters Parent Training & Information Center
1901 S. 4th St., Ste. 209
Effingham, Illinois 62401

  Voice: (217) 347-5428
	 (866) 436-7842
    TTY: (217) 347-5428
    Fax: (217) 347-5119
  Email: info@fmptic.org
Website: 
http://www.fmptic.org
 
 


 
The mission of IN*SOURCE is to provide parents, families and service providers in Indiana the information and training necessary to assure effective educational programs and appropriate services for children and young adults with disabilities.
1703 South Ironwood Drive
South Bend, Indiana 46613

  Voice: (574) 234-7101
	 (800) 332-4433
    Fax: (574) 234-7279
  Email: insource@insource.org
Website: 
http://insource.org/index.htm/
 
 


 
Michigan Alliance for Families and Michigan Alliance - PTI provide information, support and education to families of children and adults with disabilities from birth to age 26 who are in the educational system. The purpose of the projects are to increase the involvement of families in their children's education and the educational system in general. Please note that the contact information here is for all Michigan counties except the Tri County - Wayne, Oakland, Macomb Counties.
1819 South Wagner Road P.O. 1406
Ann Arbor, MI 48106-1406

  Voice: (800)552-4821
	 (734)994-8100 Ext: 1590
  Email: info@michiganallianceforfamilies.org
Website: 
http://www.michiganallianceforfamilies.org
 
 


 
Michigan Alliance for Families and Michigan Alliance - PTI provide information, support and education to families of children and adults with disabilities from birth to age 26 who are in the educational system. The purpose of the projects are to increase the involvement of families in their children's education and the educational system in general.
Michigan Alliance for Families
c/o Goodwill Industries of Greater Detroit 3111 Grand River Avenue
Detroit, MI 48208

  Voice: (800)552-4821
	 (313)557-8780
Website: 
http://www.michiganallianceforfamilies.org
 
 


 
discapacitados abrindose caminos (d.a.c.) is a non-profit organization based out of Minnesota that is solely dedicated to the challenge of disability as it affects Latino families. discapacitados abrindose caminos (people with disability; opening paths in life) is committed to stabilize basic needs, provide timely and culturally sensitive listening, address the families priorities, and communicate and respond in ways meaningful to the family.
621 Marie Ave
South Saint Paul, Minnesota 
55075-2347

  Voice: (651) 293-1748
    Fax: (651) 293-1744
  Email: Discapacitados@qwestoffice.net
Website: 
http://www.daccentrofamiliar.org
 
 


 
The mission of PACER Center (Parent Advocacy Coalition for Educational Rights) is to expand opportunities and enhance the quality of life of children and young adults with disabilities and their families, based on the concept of parents helping parents.
PACER Center, Inc.
8161 Normandale Blvd.
Bloomington, MN 55437

  Voice: (952) 838-9000
	 (888) 248-0822
    TTY: (952) 838-0190
    Fax: (952) 838-0199
Website: 
http://www.pacer.org/
 
 


 
The Ohio Coalition for the Education of Children with Disabilities (OCECD) is a statewide, nonprofit organization that serves families of infants, toddlers, children and youth with disabilities in Ohio, and agencies who provide services to them. OCECD works through the coalition efforts of the 48 parent and professional disability organizations which comprise the Coalition.
165 West Center Street, Suite 302
Marion, OH 43302-3741

  Voice: (740) 382-5452
	 (800) 374-2806
    TTY: (800) 374-2806
	 (740) 382-5452
    Fax: (740) 383-6421
  Email: ocecd@gte.net
Website: 
http://www.ocecd.org/
 
 


 
Alianza Latina Aplicando Soluciones promotes the development of children and young adults with special needs via resources, education, training, advocacy and referral for individuals, families, caregivers and the community with the goal of improving their quality of life.
Alianza Latina Aplicando Soluciones
1615 S 22nd Street
Suite 109
Milwaukee, WI 53204

  Voice: (414)643-0022
	 (866)249-5055
    Fax: (414)643-0023
  Email: alasinc@alianzalatinawi.org
Website: 
http://www.alianzalatinawi.org/ALAS.htm
 
 


 
Wisconsin Family Assistance Center for Education, Training & Support, Inc. (WI FACETS) is a nonprofit organization serving Wisconsin children and adults with disabilities, their families and those who support them.
Wisconsin FACETS
2714 N. Dr. Martin Luther King Drive
Milwaukee, WI 53212

  Voice: (414) 374-4645
	 (877) 374-0511
    TTY: (414) 374-4635
    Fax: (414) 374-4655
Website: 
http://www.wifacets.org/
 
 


 
The Pathways office houses a number of initiatives designed to address the barriers to employment and community living faced by many individuals with disabilities. Pathways, with input from key stakeholders including consumers, advocates and policy makers, identifies current systemic barriers and designs creative pilots to address them. The goal is to test innovative solutions to existing problems and incorporate them into the overall consumer-driven, systems change movement in Wisconsin. In addition to addressing systemic problems in Wisconsin, the Pathways Team provides technical assistance to other states interested in replicating similar initiatives.
Department of Health Services 
Office of Independence and Employment, Pathways Projects
1 West Wilson St., Room 951, Madison, WI  53703

  Voice: (608) 266-3063
	 (866) 278-6440
Website: 
http://dhs.wisconsin.gov/wipathways/
 
 


 
In this site you will find: an overview of the person-centered planning process; a self-study course covering the basic processes involved; a quiz section to help you focus on areas you may need to cover more thoroughly; a compendium of readings and activities for you to use on your own; various links and downloadable resources.
Employment and Disability Institute
Cornell University
School of Industrial and Labor Relations
Ithaca, New York 14853-3901

  Voice: (607)255-7727
    TTY: (607)255-2891
    Fax: (607)255-2763
Website: 
http://www.personcenteredplanning.org/
 
 


 
We provide services, which assist people with disabilities in achieving or maintaining independence. People with disabilities direct our services in that our board and staff are mandated to be at least 51% people with disabilities. Our goal is full participation in society for persons with disabilities.
1317 E. Florida
Urbana, IL 61801

  Voice: (217) 344-5433
    TTY: (217) 344-5024
    Fax: (217) 344-2414
  Email: info@pacecil.org
Website: 
http://www.pacecil.org/
 
 


 
The links on this page provide a starting point for locating information on government policies relating to Web accessibility in different countries around the world. Information linked from this page may include laws, regulations, policies, directives, government-related standards or guidelines, or implementation guidance which relates to Web accessibility, as well as government speeches, press releases, etc. Links are roughly grouped under the following categories: laws, responsible ministries, relevant documents, discussion, and additional information or comments. Since legal practices, and terminology regarding legal practices, vary from country to country, categorization of information on this page is approximate, not definitive. Absence of links to policies in a given country does not indicate that that country does not have, or is not in the process of establishing, policies regarding Web accessibility.
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)
32 Vassar Street
Room 32-G515
Cambridge, MA 02139 USA

  Voice: (617) 253-2613
    Fax: (617) 258-5999
Website: 
http://www.w3.org/WAI/Policy/
 
 


 
Prairie State Legal Services offers free legal services for low income persons and those over 60 who have serious civil legal problems and need legal help to solve them. Our mission is "to provide or coordinate the delivery of high quality legal services to low-income individuals, families and groups."
303 North Main Street, Suite 600
Rockford, IL 61101

  Voice: (815)965-2134
    TTY: (815)965-5114
    Fax: (815)965-1081
Website: 
https://www.pslegal.org/default.asp
 
 


 
This web page presents findings on mental health problems in the United States, including the prevalence and treatment of serious psychological distress (SPD) and major depressive episode (MDE) and the association of these problems with substance use and substance dependence or abuse (substance use disorder). This information was compiled by the U.S. Office of Applied Studies, an office of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (DHS), Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA).
Substance Abuse and Mental Health Adminstration (SAMHSA)
1 Choke Cherry Road
Rockville, MD 20857

  Voice: (240) 276-2000
    Fax: (240) 276-2010
  Email: SAMHSAInfo@samhsa.hhs.gov
Website: 
http://www.samhsa.gov/data/#Ch8
 
 


 
Progress Center directly assists persons with disabilities to establish lives in the community. We serve and support people with disabilities of all ages to increase and maintain independence. We also assist families and communities.
12940 S. Western Ave., Blue Island, IL.  60406

  Voice: (708) 388-5011
    TTY: (708) 389-8250
    Fax: (708) 388-5016
  Email: info@progresscil.org
Website: 
http://www.progresscil.org/
 
 


 
Progress Center directly assists persons with disabilities to establish lives in the community. We serve and support people with disabilities of all ages to increase and maintain independence. We also assist families and communities.
7521 Madison Street
Forest Park, IL 60130

  Voice: (708) 209-1500
    TTY: (708) 209-1826
    Fax: (708) 209-1735
  Email: info@progresscil.org
Website: 
http://www.progresscil.org/
 
 


 
Disability Rights Wisconsin serves people of all ages, including people with developmental disabilities, people with mental illness, people with physical or sensory disabilities, and people with traumatic brain injury. Disability Rights Wisconsin respects the cultural values and personal choices of those seeking our services. We value diversity in all aspects of our agencys operations.
6737 W. Washington St., Suite 3230
Milwaukee, WI 53214

  Voice: (414) 773-4646
    TTY: (888) 758-6049
    Fax: (414) 773-4647
Website: 
http://www.disabilityrightswi.org/
 
 
 

Last Updated on:
Thu Jul 7, 2016