Cerebral Palsy Guide
This national support organization provides information, emotional support and financial resources for families affected by cerebral palsy.
Birth Injury Guide
Birth Injury Guide offers comprehensive information on birth injuries, and has extensive information on cerebral palsy.
Governor’s Workforce Development Council- All Hands on Deck
Closing Minnesota’s skills gap- Ensuring all students graduate ready for a career and post-secondary success. For more information check out the website: All Hands on Deck
Advocating Change Together, Inc. (ACT)
Providing resources and information to self-advocates and allies on the self-advocacy movement in Minnesota. www.selfadvocacy.org, 1821 University Avenue W, Suite #306, St. Paul, MN 55104-4533, 651-641-0297.
The Arc of the US
Providing advocacy and support to people with disabilities and their families. www.thearc.org, 1825 K Street, Suite 1200, Washington, DC, 800-433-5255.
Self-Advocates becoming Empowered (SABE)
A national self-advocacy organization providing resources and information to self-advocates and their allies on a national level. www.sabeusa.org, SABE, PO Box 30142, Kansas City, MO. 64112, SABEnation@gmail.com.
Minnesota Disability Law Center
Providing legal support and advocacy in Minnesota. www.mndlc.org, 430 1st Avenue N. Suite 300, Minneapolis, MN 55401-1780, 612-332-1441.
An on-line resource on current legislation and how to find out who your legislator is and how to contact them. www.leg.state.mn.us.
The National Autism Resource and Information Center- www.autismnow.org, 1825 K Street NW, Suite 1200, Washington, DC 2006
The Arc of Minnesota
www.arcmn.org, 800 Transfer Road, Suite 7A, St. Paul, MN 55114
Gillette Children’s Specialty Healthcare
Providing highly specialized care for children with disabilities. Clinics are located all over Minnesota with one in Mankato at 709 South Front Street, Mankato, MN 56001, www.gillettechildrens.org, For appointments and information call, 800-719-4040.
MOFAS- Minnesota Organization On Fetal Alcohol Syndrome
According to the MOFA website: The mission of MOFAS is to eliminate disability caused by alcohol consumption during pregnancy and to improve the quality of life for those living with Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders (FASD) throughout Minnesota. For more information on this organization check out the website MOFAS.
Scholarship Guides and Mortgage Resources
Scholarships Guide for Students with Disabilities: http://www.moneygeek.com/
Independent Living Guide: http://www.moneygeek.com/
ABLE National Resource Center (ANRC)http://www.ablenrc.org/ is a collaborative whose supporters share the goal of accelerating the design and availability of ABLE accounts for the benefit of individuals with disabilities and their families. We bring together the investment, support and resources of the country’s largest and most influential national disability organizations.