The Autism Society, the nation’s leading grassroots autism organization, exists to improve the lives of all affected by autism. We do this by increasing public awareness about the day-to-day issues faced by people on the spectrum, advocating for appropriate services for individuals across the lifespan, and providing the latest information regarding treatment, education, research and advocacy.
Milestones matter! Track your child’s milestones from age 2 months to 5 years with CDC’s easy-to-use illustrated checklists; get tips from CDC for encouraging your child’s development; and find out what to do if you are ever concerned about how your child is developing. From birth to age 5, your child should reach milestones in how he or she plays, learns, speaks, acts, and moves. Photos and videos in this app illustrate each milestone and make tracking them for your child easy and fun!
Central source of information on disabilities in infants, toddlers, children, and youth. Easy-to-read information on IDEA, the law authorizing early intervention services and special education.
Cerebral Palsy Group is an online resource for anyone who has cerebral palsy, brain injuries, or birth injuries.
Providing vital guidance and assistance to parents of a child with cerebral palsy.
Cerebral Palsy Guide provides free educational information, financial options and emotional support for parents and children across the United States and abroad affected by cerebral palsy.
The Children's Health Insurance Program (CHIP) is an expansion of Medicaid as health care coverage for qualified children who are without other health insurance and who do not qualify for Medicaid.
The Early Childhood Technical Assistance Center is funded by the Office of Special Education Programs to improve state early intervention and early childhood special education service systems, increase the implementation of effective practices, and enhance the outcomes of these programs for young children and their families.
Find State Part C Coordinators in other states.
An interactive online tool for parents of children ages 5 and under to use when they are concerned about their child's motor development.
Online American sign language class