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Health

Oregon Family to Family Health Information Center
Provides information to families who are navigating the complex world of special health care needs. We are family members ourselves, who have first hand experience raising a child or youth with a chronic health condition, developmental delay or disability, or emotional/behavioral challenges.

Top 5 Things People with Disabilities Need to Know About the Affordable Care Act

Oregon

Child Care

Inclusive Child Care Program
Oregon Child Care Resource and Referral Network

Education

Beaverton Special Education Parent Teachers Organization (BSEPTO)
Diploma Options: A Memo from Representative Sara Gelser (August 2012)
Opciones de diploma en Oregon: de Representante Sara Gelser (23 de agosto de 2012)
Disability Rights Oregon’s publication, “Special Education: A Guide for Parents & Advocates”
Lake Oswego Special Education PTA
OHSU University Center for Excellence in Developmental Disabilities – Community Partners Council

OrFIRST Parent Support Group on Individualized Education Plans
Portland Parent Union
Portland Public Schools Tips for a Successful Parent-Teacher Conference
Special Education PTA of Portland
Western Regional Resource Center

Employment

Oregon Department of Human Services, Office of Vocational Rehabilitation Services (OVRS)

Health

Family Voices’ IMPACT Health and Wellness for Families
Healthy Kids for a Healthy Oregon
LEND Family Professional Partnerships
Oregon Department of Human Services, Developmental Disabilities Services
Oregon Department of Human Services, Choosing Developmental Disability Services for Children and Adults
Oregon Department of Human Services, Services for Children with Intellectual or Developmental Disabilities

2013 DD County Directory (Word document)  Updated 09/24/13

2013 DD County Directory (PDF)  Updated 09/24/13

Oregon Family to Family Health Information Center
Provides information to families who are navigating the complex world of special health care needs. We are family members ourselves, who have first hand experience raising a child or youth with a chronic health condition, developmental delay or disability, or emotional/behavioral challenges.
Specialty Athletic Training
Professional personal training specializing in fitness programs for children and adults with special needs.

Housing

Fair Housing Council of Oregon and SW Washington Resource Guide (see pp. 26-27 for accommodations for service animals)

General

Abilitree
A.C.T.S.N. (Advocates of Children That experience Special Needs)
The Arc of Oregon
Center for Excellence in Developmental Disabilities
Central Oregon Disability Support Network (CODSN)
Connecting Communities
Emerging Leaders Northwest
Families For Community
High Desert Self Advocates
National Indian Parent Information Center
Oregon Council on Developmental Disabilities (OCDD)
Oregon Family Support Network
Oregon Institute on Disability and Development (OIDD)
Oregon Technical Assistance Corporation (OTAC)
Parent to Parent of Oregon
Parent to Parent Program of The ARC of SW Washington

Guardianship

The Arc of Oregon Guardianship web page

Legal Information

Disability Rights Oregon (DRO)
Juvenile Rights Project, Inc
Oregon Law Help

Family and Community Together (FACT) is a family leadership organization for individuals and their families experiencing disability, working collaboratively to facilitate positive change in policies, systems and attitudes, through family support, advocacy and partnerships.