Intellectual Disabilities Resources

Below are resources for students, families, and self-advocates who are looking to learn more about intellectual disabilities. Althought the field of ID/DD continues to grow and change, we hope this collection of resources will be helpful along the journey. 

Advocacy Organizations:

Assistive Technology:

Autism Spectrum Disorders:

Behavior Issues:

Disability Rights, Self-Advocacy & Self-Determination:

Dual Diagnosis:

Early Intervention:



Epilepsy & Seizure Disorders:

Family Issues:

Taylor's Way: A Father's Very Special Relationship with His Son

Government Initiatives:

Legislation & Litigation:

Medical & Health Care Issues:

Residential Services:

School and Community Inclusion:

Social History:

Specific Disorders:

5p- Society [cri-du-chat syndrome]

The National Down Syndrome Society

The National Fragile X Foundation

The National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke

Children's Tumor Foundation (formerly The National Neurofibromatosis Foundation)

National Organization on Fetal Alcohol Syndrome

Parents of Galactosemic Children, Inc.

The Prader-Willi Syndrome Association (USA)

Speech & Language:

Statistical Information:

Teaching & Assessment Resources: