Resources

Community Connections

Links:

ADA Americans with Disabilities Act Mid-Atlantic Center, www.adainfo.org

Best Buddies of Maryland, www.bestbuddiesmaryland.org

Cerebral Palsy Guidance, www.cerebralpalsyguidance.com

HOC Housing Opportunities Commission, www.hocmc.org

Developmental Disabilities Administration (DDA), www.ddamaryland.org

Independence Now, www.innow.org

Maryland Department of Disabilities Technology Assistance Program, www.mdtap.org/

Maryland Disability Law Center, www.mdlcbalto.org/chemicalcms/home.php

Maryland Medical Assistance (Medicaid), http://emdhealthchoice.org/mmahome.html

Metro, www.wmata.com

Montgomery County Public Schools Transition Services, www.montgomeryschoolsmd.org/departments/transitionsvcs/

Montgomery County Recreation Department, www.montgomerycountymd.gov/rectmpl.asp?url=/content/rec/therec.asp

National Plan Alliance, www.deesdesktop.com/plan/

Quality Mall, www.qualitymall.org

Ride On Bus, http://www.montgomerycountymd.gov/tsvtmpl.asp?url=/content/dot/transit/index.asp

Social Security Administration (SSA), www.ssa.gov

Social Security Disability Secrets, www.disabilitysecrets.com

Special Olympics of Montgomery County, www.somdmontgomery.org

Developmental Disabilities

Links:

National Institute for Child Health and Human Development, www.nichd.nih.gov

Montgomery College Disability Services, www.montgomerycollege.edu/Departments/dispsvc/

Developmental Disabilities Administration (DDA), www.ddamaryland.org

Mental Health

Links:

National Association of Mental Illness of Montgomery County (NAMI), www.namimc.org

Mental Health Association of Montgomery County, www.mhamc.org

National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH), www.ninds.nih.gov

Maryland Psychiatric Society, www.mdpsych.org

Neurological Disorders

Links:

Brain Injury Association of America, www.biausa.org

Brain Injury Association of Maryland, www.biamd.org

National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke, www.ninds.nih.gov

O.A.S.I.S. Online Asperger Syndrome Information and Support, www.udel.edu/bkirby/asperger/frame1.html

Speech-Language

Links:

The American Speech-Hearing-Language Association (ASHA), www.asha.org

Vocational Rehabilitation

Links:

Division of Rehabilitation Services (DORS), www.dors.state.md.us/

National Rehabilitation Hospital, www.nrhrehab.org

Social Security Administration (SSA), www.ssa.gov/redbook/

O*NET Online, www.online.onecenter.org