Resources

Special Needs Resources…

The Autism Society of America (www.autism-society.org) – They have affiliates (chapters) across the country. Their website will help you locate the affiliate closest to you.

Center for Parent Information and Resources (www.parentcenterhub.org/find-your-center) – Find the Parent Training and Information (PTI) Center or Community Parent Resource Center (CPRC) near you. These organizations offer valuable information and support to parents of children with disabilities.

Community Gatepath (www.gatepath.org) located in Redwood City, California.

Don’t Hide It Flaunt It (www.DontHideItFlauntIt.com) – a not-for-profit organization that works to advance understanding, tolerance and mutual respect for people’s differences.

Mental Health & Autism Insurance Project (www.autismhealthinsurance.org) – a non-profit public benefit corporation helps families secure health insurance and other coverage for mental health and autism related interventions.

Parents Helping Parents (www.php.com) located in San Jose, California. They offer emotional support and guidance, parent education and training, assistive technology preview and demonstration center, special needs library and more.

Health Resources…

Environmental Working Group’s Cosmetic Database (www.CosmeticsDatabase.com).

Healthy Kids Happy Kids (www.HealthyKidsHappyKids.com) – Online resource for trusted kids’ health advice, fun tips, random thoughts and adventures with Dr. Elisa Song, holistic pediatrician and mama of two crazy fun kids.