Additional Resources


Adaptive Learning Center  - is a nonprofit organization that maximizes the potential of young children with disabilities, and creates awareness and acceptance between non-disabled people and people with disabilities.

AADD  - assists individuals living with developmental disabilities to live, attend school, work, and recreate in their communities.

ATL3  - is dedicated to finding the right fit with assistive technology and learning.

Pedaling 4 Kids -  is a 501(c)(3) tax-exempt public charity created and committed to raising monies to fund special projects and purchase needed equipment for children with disabilities in our local community.  The goal of Pedaling for Kids is to provide necessary items for the children with disabilities in our community not provided for by other insurance and governmental agencies.

AMS Vans – America’s Mobility Superstore is located in Tucker GA.  AMS Vans is a nationwide provider of sales, service, and rentals for wheelchair accessible vehicles. We also offer a variety of equipment (wheelchairs, scooters, lifts) and driving adaptations.  

R&R Mobility  -  If you already have the vehicle and you need a ramp, lift, or other equipment, then we can provide and install that for you. If you need the entire vehicle, then we can help you out there too. We have vans, trucks, and SUVs that allow for complete mobility and are still stylish and elegant. 

Cerebral Palsy Guide – Cerebral Palsy Guide provides free educational materials, financial options, and support to help those across the country affected by this disorder.

ConnectAbility  - offers a monthly respite night, parent support groups, sibling workshops, and other educational and social events for families.  We currently serve families from five counties (Lumpkin, Dawson, White, Forsyth, and Hall) All of our events and services are free of charge for families.

Elaine Clark Center -  provides comprehensive care for individuals with special needs in all stages of childhood growth.

ESP Extra Special People, Inc. - strives to enhance the lives of children with developmental disabilities and their families by focusing on their abilities – not disabilities. ESP provides services throughout the year to residents of nine counties in Northeast Georgia.

A variety of Georgia - With an eight-decade legacy of caring for children across the globe, Variety – The Children’s Charity has become the largest and most effective children’s charity in the world. 

Champions for Kids -  makes it simple to give kids in your community the resources they need to thrive!

Friendship Circle of Atlanta  - aims to create an environment for teens that will nurture and inspire them with meaning, purpose, and self-value; a sense of connection to and responsibility for the greater Jewish community through innovative and stimulating programs.

The Eli Project  - ELI Project is a 501c3 non-profit that provides love and comfort to families with special needs by hosting events in safe environments where they can come together and connect with others...because Every Life’s Important.

Great Prospects -  is a non-profit organization dedicated to providing meaningful options for post-secondary, and after-school programming for children with developmental disabilities.

Happy Club  - provides opportunities to enhance socialization and community skills through year-round activities for all teens and adults with developmental disabilities.

Hi-Hope -  supports adults with developmental disabilities in Gwinnett County.

Joseph Sams School -  is a private, nonprofit school servicing children from birth through twenty-two years of age who have a mile to severe intellectual and/or physical disabilities or diagnosed developmental disabilities.

Ellis School of Atlanta -  The Ellis School of Atlanta is a non-profit special needs school for children with complex communication needs and multiple disabilities, located in the in-town Atlanta area. 

Jacob’s Ladder - is an SAIS-SACS accredited, SB-10 approved private school, serving students Pre-K through twelfth grade with any kind of neurological disorder.

Keeping It Especially Simple - offers specially designed consulting services–designed to help you and your child receive the maximum support within the school, home, and community settings.

Lekotek  - supports children with special needs and their families by providing accessible play, adaptive technology & toys, and information & resources to facilitate inclusion in family and community life.

Ms. Gussie's Place -  Ms.Gussie's Place is a center for children challenged with multiple different abilities. At Ms. Gussie's Place, we believe in building on the abilities of each child. We focus on stimulating, motivating, and educating every one of our students.

Center for the Visually Impaired -  Every person with vision loss should be able to live with independence and dignity. This single goal guides the activities of the Center for the Visually Impaired (CVI), and we work in a variety of ways to achieve it.

Learning on the Log -  specializes in experiential social skills programs within sensory based recreational activities

L’Arche - brings together people, some with developmental disabilities and some without, who choose to share their lives by living together in faith-based communities.

Parent to Parent - provides emotional and informational support to families of children who have special needs most notably by matching parents seeking support with an experienced, trained ‘Support Parent’.

Sydney’s Voice Healthcare Advocates - offer help individuals made decisions about the medical and long-term care needed for loved ones.

Sunshine On A Ranney Day (SOARD) -  The mission of Sunshine on a Ranney Day is to create safe fun and uplifting dream-room makeovers for children with long-term illness.  In addition, we provide care and encouragement to the families of each child.

Kyle Pease Foundation  - The purpose of the Kyle Pease Foundation (KPF) is to create awareness and raise funds to promote success for persons with disabilities by providing assistance to meet their individual needs through sports.

Special Needs at Sea - Recommended by the world's major cruise lines for superior service and value.  We are the ONLY company referred to by ALL of the major cruise lines.

Flying Wheels Travel - Today, the Flying Wheels Travel team provides individual travel arrangements, customized escorted tours and group travel experiences all over the globe — serving people worldwide.

Allternative Gym - Allternative Gym opened in June of 2006 and its doors have been flooded ever since with special needs children and adults seeking therapy who have cerebral palsy, multiple sclerosis, brain trauma, spine trauma, autism, Aspergers and many other neurological disorders.

Intensive Therapy Center of Georgia, Inc. 
545 Old Norcross Rd Suite 100
Lawrenceville, GA 30046
678-377-2833 ext 216

Play 2 Podium - is for parents, healthcare professionals and activity providers working to help youth with disabilities be active, learn, grow and discover their potential.

Just Kids - Atlanta's Family Guide to Special Needs 

Cerebral Palsy Group - Cerebral Palsy Group is a national organization that was created so that it may serve the individuals and families who have been diagnosed with cerebral palsy.

The Real Food Blends - Real Food Blends was founded by Julie Bombacino in 2012 after she wanted an easier way to give her son AJ real food through his feeding tube.  She has been blending and feeding AJ 100% real food via his tube since 2011.

Zaria's Song - Provides Support & Resources to Parents and Caregivers with Children Experiencing Physical, Cognitive, Behavioral and Mental Health Challenges.

TACA (Talk About Curing Autism) - Talk About Curing Autism (TACA) is a national non-profit 501(c)(3) organization dedicated to educating, empowering and supporting families affected by autism. For families who have just received the autism diagnosis, TACA aims to speed up the cycle time from the autism diagnosis to effective treatments. TACA helps to strengthen the autism community by connecting families and the professionals who can help them, allowing them to share stories and information to help improve the quality of life for people with autism.

Parent 2 Parent of Georgia - Georgia's family to family health and resource information

Characteristics of Educationally Relevant Therapy and Medical/Clinical Therapy

Tuck Sleep Foundation - Tuck Sleep Foundation is a community devoted to improving sleep hygiene, health, and wellness through the creation and dissemination of comprehensive, unbiased, free web-based resources. Tuck has been featured on NPR, Lifehacker, Radiolab and is referenced by many colleges/universities and sleep organizations across the web. Tuck Sleep Foundation is a community devoted to improving sleep hygiene, health and wellness through the creation and dissemination of comprehensive, unbiased, free web-based resources. Tuck has been featured on NPR, Lifehacker, Radiolab and is referenced by many colleges/universities and sleep organizations across the web.