ADA Resources | Disability-Specific Organizations

Attention Deficit Disorder   

To identify an ADD group in your state or locality, contact either:

  • Children and Adults with Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (CHADD)
    8181 Professional Place, Suite 150
    Landover, MD 20785
    Phone:  (301) 306-7070
    Phone:  (800) 233-4050 (Voice mail to request information packet)
    Web: www.chadd.org

  • Attention Deficit Disorder Association (ADDA)
    P.O. Box 543
    Pottstown, PA 19464-0543
    Phone:  (484) 945-2101
    Web: www.add.org

Autism  

  • Autism Society of Florida, Inc.
    P.O. Box 970646
    Coconut Creek, FL 33097
    Phone:  (954) 349-2820
    Web: www.autismfl.com
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  • Center for Autism and Related Disabilities (CARD)
    (One of six regional centers for autism and related disabilities)
    University of Florida
    P.O. Box 100234
    Gainesville, FL 32610
    Phone:  (352) 846-2761; (800) 754-5891
    E-mail: card@mbi.ufl.edu
    Web: http://www.card.ufl.edu
    To identify the CARD serving your region, either call the 800 number above, or visit:
    http://card.ufl.edu/about-card/find-your-card/
      

Blind/Visual Impairments  

  • American Foundation for the Blind-National Literacy Center
    Frances Mary D'Andrea, Director
    100 Peachtree Street, Suite 620
    Atlanta, GA 30303
    Phone:  (404) 525-2303
    E-mail: literacy@afb.net
    Web: http://www.afb.org

Brain Injury  

  • Brain Injury Association of Florida (BIAF)
    Valerie Breen, Executive Director
    North Broward Medical Center
    201 E. Sample Road
    Pompano Beach, FL 33064
    Phone:  (954) 786-2400; Phone:  (800) 992-3442 (in FL)
    E-mail: info@biaf.org
    Web: http://www.biaf.org

Cerebral Palsy  

Cognitive, Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities 

Down Syndrome  

 

Epilepsy  

Mental Health  

Speech and Hearing  

  • Florida Association of Speech-Language Pathologists and Audiologists (FLASHA)
    Tina Kautter, Executive Director
    222 S. Westmonte Drive #101
    Altamonte Springs, FL 32714
    Phone:  (407) 774-7880; (800) 243-3574
    E-mail: tkautter@kmgnet.com
    Web: http://flasha.org/

Spina Bifida  

  • Nemours Children's Clinic
    Spina Bifida Program
    807 Children's Way
    Jacksonville, FL 32207
    Phone: (904) 390-3562
    Web: www.nemours.org