Resource Directory

Agency Phone Number Address Description
866-295-7281
999 Peachtree St NE
#1100
Atlanta, GA 30309

Helping Georgians aged 50 and above live their best lives

404-303-8544

Expert, comprehensive consulting and coaching services for families. Academic Answers is a national, comprehensive consulting and coaching firm that guides individuals and their families to success. A leading private practice, Academic Answers has a world-class team that specializes in educational and therapeutic solutions.

770-509-3909
1925 Vaughn Road
Suite 110
Kennesaw, GA 30144

ALC maximizes the potential of young children with special needs, and creates awareness and acceptance between non-disabled people and people with disabilities through:

-Inclusive Preschool Programming with an Inclusion Specialist who supports children with disabilities so they can attend regular, accredited preschools.

-A Therapy Education Plan (TEP) developed for each student.

-Inclusive Speech Therapy Service.

-Pet Therapy provided by a licensed Occupational Therapist.

-Inclusion Training and consultation for early childhood educators and parents.

-Family support services throughout schoolyear (school visits, attend IEP meetings, etc.) and during transition from ALC  to new school settings.

-Observations, screening, and community resource referral programs.

-Inclusion Specialists.

-On-site Supervisors with daily support and advisement for Inclusion Specialists at each of our 9 Inclusive Preschool partnership locations.

646-366-0830
108 West 39th St.
Suite 805
New York, NY 10018

ADDitude is the trusted resource for families and adults living with ADHD and related conditions and the professionals who work with them.

Protection and Advocacy Systems (P&As) work at the state level to protect individuals with developmental disabilities by empowering them and advocating on their behalf. There are 57 P&As in the United States and its territories, and each is independent of service-providing agencies within their states.

770-952-1032
678-595-4854
2520 Windy Hill Rd. Suite 303
Marietta, GA 30067

ADMH provides innovative, quality care to teens and adults with developmental disabilities. Options are available to receive primary care within a medical home model at Urban Family Practice Associates or to serve as a comprehensive consultative service to patients who have a primary care physician.

404-285-0467

Offers experiential, adventure-based, wilderness and therapeutic activities for ages 8-17.

404-327-9491
Aldersgate / Collinswood
2428 Main St. East
Snellville, GA 30078

Aldersgate is a related agency of the North Georgia Conference of the United Methodist Church serving adults with developmental disabilities through: assistance in securing safe, affordable residential placements and opportunities for accessible recreational activities.

The program encourages independent living as their capabilities allow and participation in community life.

Helps families, health care providers and education professionals understand childhood hearing loss and the importance of early diagnosis and intervention. Through advocacy, education, research and financial aid, AG Bell helps to ensure that every child and adult with hearing loss has the opportunity to listen, talk and thrive in mainstream society. 

(404) 816-9501
2997 Piedmont Road Northeast
Atlanta, GA 30305

Areas of specialties include: ADHD, anxiety, autism spectrum disorders, depression, developmental delays, learning differences, mood disorders, mourning/grieving, OCD, pervasive developmental disorders, post traumatic stress and family transitions. He has taken an active role in developing and providing specialized counseling resources and training for; domestic law professionals, mental health providers, parents, religious organizations and teachers. He is currently involved in mentoring and training other professionals in creating parenting plans and in the interdisciplinary practice of collaborative law, specifically in the area of divorce and child custody.

404-839-5910
770-777-0475
1090 Powers Place
Alpharetta, GA 30009

An academic school based setting that believes EVERY child can learn when taught based on their individual needs and by using multiple methods of teaching. Focus is on independent academic success as well as social, emotional and independence skills. The ultimate goal is to move students from the small supportive environment of Alexsander Academy in to more traditional settings - another private or public school, vocational program or real choice in living situation and work as an adult.

770.671.0085
7901 Roberts Drive
Atlanta, GA 30350

The academy provides an academically challenging environment with enriched curricula, integrating general academics and Judaic studies from Mechina: Kindergarten Prep through Eighth Grade. In a nurturing, secure environment, instructed by a faculty dedicated to excellence, children are encouraged to reach their highest potential. The Davis Academy, an accredited Reform Jewish Day School, strives to create a community in which children develop a life-long love for learning and commitment to Jewish life founded on morals, values, and ethics, grounded in Torah.                                                  

Davis Academy provides the following accomodations: Accessibility Ramps (For Building Access), Assistive Technology, Learning Resource Specialists/Inclusion Coordinator, Counseling Services

404.881.9777
125 Clairemont Avenue
Suite 300
Decatur, Georgia 30030

Creates lifelong support, education and opportunities for children, adults and families living with developmental disabilities.

404-733-4650
1280 Peachtree Street NE
Atlanta, GA 30309

Sign language interpreted or audio described performances at selected performances.

770.677.9339
4549 Chamblee Dunwoody Road
Atlanta, GA 30338

Provides transportation for both seniors and adults with disabilities to and from work, doctor or other appointments, social outings, shopping or other destinations. Service is geared towards clients of other Jewish Family & Career Services programs or those who are approved for waiver funded transportation.

Please also see entries for: Jewish Family & Career Services (JF&CS), Developmental Disabilities Services at Jewish Family & Career Services (JF&CS), Zimmerman-Horowitz Independent Living Program at Jewish Family & Career Services (JF&CS), Tools for Independence Works at Jewish Family & Career Services (JF&CS)

1-888-275-8747
USGS, Attn: Access Pass
Box 25286
Denver, CO 80225

Offers lifetime Access Pass to Federal recreation sites for residents with permanent disabilities.

404-525-2303
739 West Peachtree Street NW
Suite 250
Atlanta, GA 30308

The American Foundation for the Blind removes barriers, creates solutions, and expands possibilities so people with vision loss can achieve their full potential.

301-652-6611
4720 Montgomery Lane
Suite 200
Bethesda, MD 20814

Whether recovering from an illness or injury, or have a permanent disability, occupational therapy practitioners make sure a person can do all the things that are important to them.

800-999-2782
703-684-2782
1111 North Fairfax Street
Alexandria, VA 22314-1488

APTA seeks to improve the health and quality of life of individuals in society by advancing physical therapist practice, education, and research, and by increasing the awareness and understanding of physical therapy's role in the nation's health care system.

404-876-3302
1955 Monroe Drive
Atlanta, GA, 30324

Empowers a new generation to prevent, prepare for and cope with emergencies that devastate homes, threaten lives and separate loved ones.

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