Resource Directory

Agency Phone Number Address Description
PO Box 66122
Washington, DC 20035

The Autistic Self Advocacy Network seeks to advance the principles of the disability rights movement with regard to autism. Activities include public policy advocacy, the development of Autistic cultural activities, and leadership trainings for Autistic self-advocates. They provide information about autism, disability rights, and systems change to the public through a number of different educational, cultural, and advocacy related projects.

770-536-6898
1399 Thompson Bridge Road
Gainesville, GA 30501

Ava White Tutorials is based on the idea that by providing educational support every human being should have the opportunity to become the very best person possible.

404-351-8410
The William Breman Jewish Home
3150 Howell Mill Road, N.W.
Atlanta, GA 30327-2108

Whether you are recovering from orthopedic surgery, post-surgical complications or a disabling illness such as stroke or heart attack, the Aviv Rehabilitation Center staff will create an individualized program that meets your needs. We will help you relearn the skills necessary for your return to independence.

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770-565-9979
Marietta, GA

All children can learn. Children can’t change the way they learn, so educators must be able to change the way they teach! The diverse needs of the student must be met. Every student and every educator have special gifts. At BCG learning center, they carefully match up professionals and students to ensure success of all students.

770-774-8001
5665 Milam Road
Fairburn, GA 30213

The Bedford School is a school for children with specific learning disabilities and ADD/ADHD.  The Bedford School will provide remediation and instruction in academic, social, and physical skills, supporting the families as they reinforce and enhance this growth and will provide opportunities for growth in the areas of responsibility, self-discipline and organization that will enable the learning-disabled student to become an independent learner and a contributing member of society.

404-256-9325
6000 Lake Forrest Drive
Atlanta, GA 30328

The Behavioral Institute of Atlanta has been dedicated to the evaluation and treatment of a wide range of behavioral, emotional, cognitive, developmental, and learning problems for children, adolescents, and adults.

404-881-1858
700 14th Street NW
Atlanta, GA 30318

The Ben Massell Dental Clinic provides the most advanced dental care available to its patients. They are the only resource for comprehensive, quality dental care available at no cost to Atlanta's neediest population and with 140 volunteer dentists, dedicate their time and expertise each month to people who otherwise would not have access to the services offered.

1-800-283-1848

Benefits Navigator Program provides accurate work incentive information to people between the ages of 14 and full retirement age who receive Supplemental Security Income (SSI), Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI), or both.  Their goal is to provide accurate information about how earned income will affect Social Security benefits as well as other Federal or State benefits.  They can assist by giving information that will help make the best decisions possible to determine how to reach the maximum economic potential by understanding how work and earnings may affect those benefits currently received through Social Security. 

404-446-2400
Northside Alpharetta Medical Campus
3400-C Old Milton Pkwy, Suite #365
Alpharetta, GA 30005

Alicia Bernstein has gained a variety of experiences and extensive knowledge in a broad scope of audiology services. She is skilled in the diagnosis and management of hearing loss and balance disorders in both adults and children. Additionally, Ms. Bernstein is experienced in testing for auditory processing disorders and Universal Hearing screenings.

Ms. Bernstein is licensed to practice in the state of Georgia and is certified by the American Speech Language and Hearing Association (ASHA). She has practiced audiology in a wide variety of settings including hospitals and private practice. 

305.374.2233

Best Buddies® is a nonprofit 501(c)(3) organization dedicated to establishing a global volunteer movement that creates opportunities for one-to-one friendships, integrated employment, and leadership development for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities (IDD).

Locally, there are Best Buddies chapters at Emory University and Georgia Tech. Each month of the school year, the chapters separately hosts events where all members of the program meet together. 

Past events include karaoke, soccer, tye-dying, a Braves game, dances, basketball, potlucks, and more. 

To learn more about the Emory chapter, visit: https://www.facebook.com/EmoryBestBuddies/

To learn more about the GA Tech chapter, visit: http://gtbestbuddies.wixsite.com/home

Mariposa Farms
75 Red Gate Trail
Canton, GA 30115

Offers hippotherapy and aquatic therapy for children with a vareity of disabilities. 

(678) 812-4094
5342 Tilly Mill Rd
Atlanta, GA 30338

The Blonder Family Department for Special Needs creates a place for individuals of all backgrounds and abilities to socialize, learn, grow, and deepen their connections to one another and the community. Led by a team of dedicated, highly trained professionals, the specialized programs and events foster independence, ignite interests, build self-esteem and allow participants to experience the richness of community while making new and lasting friendships.

Please also see entry for Marcus Jewish Community Center of Atlanta.

(470) 223-8123

Peachtree Autism Services specializes in providing in-home ABA (Applied Behavior Analysis) services for children with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) and other developmental disabilities. 

Serving Sandy Springs, Dunwoody and Atlanta metro area

 

404-712-5504
1441 Clifton Road NE
#R106A
Atlanta, GA 30322

The Brain Injury Association of Georgia is a non-profit organization serving individuals with brain injuries and their families, friends and service providers comprised of survivors, family members, friends, and professionals who are all working together to provide community support programs assisting individuals and their families to have a better understanding of the effects of brain injury and to facilitate rehabilitation opportunities.

BrainCore Therapy provides a unique, drugless, and non-invasive approach to treating Brainwave Dysregulation that may be associated with the symptoms of many neurological based conditions including: ADHD/ADD, Headaches, Migraines, Fibromyalgia, Traumatic Brain Injury, Panic Attacks, Anxiety Disorders, Learning Disorders, Memory Loss, Autism, Asperger’s Syndrome, Post Stroke, PTSD, And Many Others.

770-394-8177
1701 Brandon Hall Drive
Atlanta, GA 30350

Brandon Hall School is the Atlanta area’s only college preparatory boarding school. They work with boarding students, day students, international students and 100 percent of graduates are accepted to college.

(678) 644-5243
6737 Concord Rd
Cumming, GA 30028

Offers therapeutic horseback riding for children and adults with special needs.

770-993-4559
2300 Holcomb Bridge Road.
Suite 103, #366
Roswell, GA 30076

Provide support services to help those with developmental disabilities find work.

866-618-7827

A full service company providing Private Duty care as well as Healthcare Staffing services. They provide a full range of medical and non-medical services to private patients in their homes or assisted living facilities, and professional staffing to other healthcare providers, such as clinics, offices, nursing homes, schools and hospitals.

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