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We recognize that our fact sheets do not cover the entire range of special needs. The following websites can provide you with additional quality information and resources.

Exceptional Parent Magazine
http://www.eparent.com/
Description: Exceptional Parent Magazine has provided information and resources to families for over 35 years. On this website you can submit and respond to parents' questions about your child's disability; view free real- time seminars while asking physicians and other specialists questions and find products and services such as books, toys, videos, pediatric equipment, mobility products and summer camps.

Family Village - A Global Community of Disability Related Resources
http://www.familyvillage.wisc.edu/index.htmlx
Description: Informational resources on specific diagnoses, communication connections, adaptive products and technology, adaptive recreational activities, education, worship, health issues, disability-related media and literature, and more.

National Information Center for Children/Youth with Disabilities
http://www.nichcy.org/
Description: NICHCY is the national information and referral center that provides information on disabilities and disability-related issues for families, educators, and other professionals. Their focus is children and youth (birth to age 22), with an emphasis on special education.

National Organization of Rare Disorders
http://www.rarediseases.org
Description: NORD is dedicated to providing information on the prevention, treatment and cure of rare diseases.



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