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Autism Support of Central Ilinois

We are proud to have the privilege to render service to the families, friends, and interested parties who have a connection to a person with autism.

Early Intervention Games by: Barbara Sher

Fun, joyful ways to develop social and motor skils in young children.  Entire book on pdf.

Family Matters Parent Training & Information Center

This free resource and training center works to enhance the quality of life for children and young adults with disabilities in southern and central Illinois.  The mission of the Family Matters Parent Training and Information Center is to build upon families' strengths, empower parents and professionals to achieve the strongest possible outcomes for students with disabilities, and to enhance the quality of life for children and young adults with disabilities.

Learning Disabilities Online

The leading Web site on learning disabilities for parents, teachers, and other professionals.

Equip for Equality

Advancing the Human & Civil Rights of People with Disabilities in Illinois.

Springfield Moms

Log on for the latest family resources, local events and parenting tips for area moms, dads, grandparents and caretakers. This rich site has a great range and depth of information on parenting and activities!

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A parent resource and support group that works together to enhance our children's special educational experience and to create systemic change within special education.

Springfield Parents for Students with Disabilities

A group of parents who joined together with a common goal of providing support and information regarding special education, help others locate community resources, and a goal of working with educators and administrators to create systemic change within special education. Monthly meetings are an opportunity for parents to visit with one another, voice concerns, and seek input from other parents. Meetings are noted on the Parent Mentor calendar. Contact  Cathy Brower at 217-741-1288 for more information.