Resources for Orange County
Access Homes NC – Information on Accessible homes and Universal Design
Autism Society of North Carolina - Orange-Chatham Chapter
My Circle of Girls – www.facebook.com/mycircleofgirls – A social and service group offering monthly activities for girls living with autism, ages 2-6 and 7-11, in the Triangle and beyond.
The Arc of the Triangle – Summer Work and Wellness Program – A vocational training and wellness program with one on one supports for students ages 15-22 with intellectual and/or developmental disabilities.
Camp Hope – August 3-7, 2015
Camp Royall – for people on the autism spectrum
Summer Social Groups – for kids and teens with ADHD and High Functioning Autism/Aspergers. For boys ages 7-18.
Care Notebook- Organize all the paperwork associated with having a family member with special needs
Exceptional Children’s Assistance Center (ECAC) - Care Notebook
National Center for Medical Home Implementation – Building Your Care Notebook
Seattle Children’s Hospital – The Center for Children with Special Needs – Build a Care Notebook for Your Child
Charter Schools – list of Charter Schools in North Carolina
Chatham-Orange CRC (Community Resource Connections)
Think College – College Options for People with Intellectual Disabilities
Community Resources – Contiuum of Care Resource Guide
American Red Cross – Preparing for Disaster for People with Disabilities and other Special Needs
FEMA - Emergency Planning
Homeschooling - GIFTSNC
Policies Governing Services for Children with Disabilities – Amended July 2014
Aquatics - Durham Parks and Rec
Consolidated Football Federation – Challenger Program – Pop Warner Football
Marbles Kids Museum – Family Fun Nights
The Miracle League of Franklin County – Baseball
ParkGeek – information on local parks
Sibling Support Project – Program dedicated to the concerns of brothers and sisters of people with special needs
Sibshops – GCF Family Support Services®
Carolina Institute for Developmental Disabilities – Social Skills Group for Teenagers and Young Adults. For more information contact Twyla Peoples at 919-843-1529 or Twyla.firstname.lastname@example.org.
Cerebral Palsy Support Group – The Arc of the Triangle
Family Advocacy Network – Parents of Children with Special Needs – Contact Georgia at 919-942-8083 or email email@example.com
NAMI Support Group – Contact Kay at 919-402-1630 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
TEACCH Mother’s Group – Contact Catherine Jones at 919-966-3100.
Therapeutic Riding (Horseback Riding)
Bright Star Stables
Farm Ventures – 336-598-4744
Access Homes NC - Information on Accessible homes and Universal Design
Alliance of Disability Advocates – Housing and Rental Resources