Resource Directory

Agency Phone Number Address Description
770-641-8688
700 Grimes Bridge Road
Roswell, GA 30075

Building a sense of self for students with special learning needs through academic and experiential programming, The Cottage School prepares individuals for fulfillment of their true potential as confident, productive, and independent adults.

888-232-7733
2900 Crystal Drive
Suite 1000
Arlington, VA 22202-3557

An international community of professionals who are the voice and vision of special and gifted education.

770-962-3908
701 Hi Hope Lane
Lawrenceville, GA 30043

Dedicated to assisting adults with disabilities and others with barriers to employment in maximizing their potential. They offer a variety of programs and services to help these individuals obtain an optimal level of social, vocational, and economic independence.

770-360-9183
#1 McGarity Road
Canton, Georgia 30115

Provides hippotherapy services to children who need occupational and physical therapy.

404-835-9000
650-A Mount Vernon Highway NE
Atlanta, GA 30328

Cumberland Academy of Georgia is a fully accredited private school specializing in the needs of children with Asperger's Syndrome, ADD, ADHD, autism, PDD-NOS, and learning disabilities. Cumberland accepts Georgia Special Needs Scholarship (SB10) and provides need-based GOAL Scholarship funding, educating students from grades 4th through 12th.

404-325-6973
57 Executive Park S.
Suite 380
Atlanta, GA 30329

Helping to add more tomorrows to the lives of all people with CF, The Cystic Fibrosis Foundation is the leading organization committed to finding new therapies and ultimately a cure for cystic fibrosis, and to improving the lives of those with the disease.

11110 Whisperwood Lane
North Bethesda, MD 20852

Deaf Counseling Center is a Deaf-owned and operated counseling and consulting practice staffed by Deaf licensed professional therapists. We specialize in working with Deaf people and their families.

404-500-4266
160 Clairemont Avenue
Suite 445
Decatur, Georgia 30030

Decatur Family Psychiatry is a comprehensive mental health practice designed to promote well-being for families, couples and individuals of all ages. Their multi-disciplinary team consists of psychiatrists, psychologists, and therapists. 

404-942-0086
52 Executive Park S.
Suite 5203
Atlanta, GA 30329

A dental office providing accessible and compassionate dental treatment to children and adults with developmental disabilities. 

404-657-2252
Two Peachtree Street, N.W.
24th Floor
Atlanta, Georgia  30303

DBHDD provides treatment and support services to people with behavioral health challenges and addictive diseases, and assists individuals who live with developmental disabilities. The agency’s mission is to provide high-quality health care opportunities for individuals with developmental disabilities or behavioral health challenges close to their homes, so they can live a life of independence and recovery and create a sustainable, self-sufficient and resilient life in their community.

770-677-9300
4549 Chamblee Dunwoody Road
Atlanta, GA

Provides a wide range of home and community support to individuals with disabilities and their families. Services are person- centered, promote self-determination and support the rights of individuals to control their destiny. They provide a full array of residential and community services, support and customized employment, vocational education, day services and transportation and build support around the person.

Please also see entries for: 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), Alterman/Jets Transportation at Jewish Family & Career Services (JF&CS).

404-303-7247
470-809-5000
750 Hammond Drive
Bldg. 1, Suite 100
Atlanta, GA 30328

Developmental Pediatric Specialists is a small, intimate, private practice for children and families with developmental concerns, conditions and disabilities.

404-687-8890
TTY: 711
1901 Montreal Road
Suite 102
Tucker, GA 30084

disABILITY LINK is an organization led by and for people with disabilities and promotes choice and full participation in community life, throughout Metro Atlanta and surrounding counties including Cherokee, Clayton, Cobb, Coweta, Dekalb, Douglas, Fayette, Fulton, Gwinnet, Henry, Newton, Rockdale Counties. There are five core services available: Advocacy, Independent Living Skills, Information & Referral, Peer Counseling, and Transition Services. 

Disability Scoop is the nation’s largest news organization devoted to covering developmental disabilities. With daily coverage of autism, intellectual disability, cerebral palsy, Down syndrome and more, no other news source offers a more timely and comprehensive take on the issues that matter to the developmental disability community.

404-320-3233
Toll Free: 1-844-372-2227
2221 Peachtree Road NE
Suite D-226
Atlanta, GA 30309

Educating stakeholders, uniting the community, and building bridges between worlds, so that individuals with Down syndrome and their families are connected to opportunities for an amazing life.

678-227-2991
Happy Mama Farm
Bethlehem, GA

Offers therapeutic horseback riding with day camp activities.

404-480-3842
5488 Chamblee Dunwoody Rd Suite 7
Dunwoody GA 30338

Early Autism Project, Inc., (EAP) is a leading provider of home-, clinic- and school-based Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA) therapy for children and young adults aged 20 months to 21 years with autism spectrum and related disorders. Working in close collaboration with parents and education professionals, EAP develops customized ABA therapy programs and equips each child’s home, clinic or school team with the training and supervision necessary for high-quality, consistent teaching and behavioral intervention. Atlanta, Macon, Augusta, Pooler and Byron locations.

404-727-3964
The Justin Tyler Truax Building
1551 Shoup Court
Decatur, GA 30033

The Early Emory Center for Child Development and Enrichment (formerly the Walden Early Childhood Center) provides a high-quality learning environment with well-trained, nurturing staff to enhance children’s language, social-emotional and intellectual development. The program offers toddler to pre-k inclusive environments for all children ages 1-5, including those with Autism Spectrum Disorder.

404-657-4143
2 Peachtree Street NW 11th Floor
Atlanta, GA 30303

Along with the Newborn Metabolic Screening Program and Children 1st, the EHDI Program maintains and supports a comprehensive, coordinated, statewide screening and referral system. EHDI includes screening for hearing loss in the birthing hospital; referral of those who do not pass the hospital screening for rescreening; for newborns who do not pass the rescreening referral for diagnostic audiological evaluation; and, linkage to appropriate intervention for those babies diagnosed with hearing loss. Technical assistance and training about implementing and maintaining a quality newborn hearing screening program is provided to hospitals, primary care physicians, audiologists, early interventionists, and public health staff.

404-944-9561
2754 North Decatur Road
Suite 104
Decatur, GA 30033

A child’s healthy growth is directly related to the development and enhancement of his/her communication skills and a healthy lifestyle. Understanding how to maximize these areas of development begins before birth and continues through childhood. Early Insights is committed to helping ALL children reach their full potential. Empowering families with knowledge, encouraging parents to listen to their instinct, facilitating new thought patterns to view challenges as opportunities and find joy in the process is what Early Insights is about. 

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