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Disability Resources - Other Organizations

Links in this category: 17. Newest link in this category: 2015-05-18

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Association of University Centers on Disabilities Home Page
The Association of University Centers on Disabilities (formerly the American Association of University Affiliated Programs for Persons with Developmental Disabilities) is a 501(c) non-profit organization that promotes and supports the national network of university centers on disabilities.
http://www.aucd.org/
International interest,
United States,
English language,
Link checked 2017-09
Alzheimer Europe
Alzheimer Europe is a non-profit organisation which aims to improve the care and treatment of Alzheimer patients through intensified collaboration between its member associations. In the longer term, AE is striving to become the coordination and information centre for all organisations working in this specific field, such as day care centres, sitting services, training centres for professionals and related organisations.
http://www.alzheimer-europe.org/
International interest,
Luxembourg,
English language,
Link checked 2017-09
Disability Information for Students and Professionals
A website for students that are studying in the field of disability, as well as professionals working within it.
http://www.abilityinfo.com/
International interest,
Canada,
English language,
Link checked 2017-10
The Disability Action Council (DAC) Kambodja
A permanent body made up of representatives from the Cambodian Government as well as from non-governmental aid organisations who are committed to working for the well-being of Cambodia's people with disabilities (PWD). Our mission is to initiate, secure and coordinate the services necessary for people with disabilities, and to enable them to enjoy the same rights to opportunities for employment and quality of life as others in society.
http://dac.org.kh/
International interest,
Cambodia,
Khmer language,
Link checked 2017-10
The National Spinal Cord Injury Association
Works to empower individuals and families with spinal cord injury issues to make informed choices and take actions to achieve their highest level of independence and personal fulfillment.
http://www.spinalcord.org/
International interest,
United States,
Link checked 2017-10
CCS Disability Action
Provides services to people with disabilities and their families/whanau and caregivers throughout New Zealand. CCS believes in building a better world for people with disabilities and works in partnership with people with disabilities and their families in ways which encourages independence. Services include family support, early childhood services, recreation services, adult training and independent living services, computer services, information services and the Mobility Parking Scheme, a parking scheme for people with disabilities. CCS also has a disability awareness programme - Kids Up the Road - which, using the medium of puppets, and visits most schools throughout New Zealand.
http://www.ccsdisabilityaction.org.nz/
New Zealand,
English language,
Link checked 2017-10
Can-Do Musos
Can Do Musos want to provide guidance and hope to all musicians with challenges. Music is empowering and has no limitations and everyone should have a chance at their dreams. Having a "Can Do attitude" is the first step toward success!
http://www.candomusos.com
Australia,
English language,
Link checked 2017-10
Center for Social Change
Our mission is to provide support services to individuals with mental retardation, and other developmental disabilities. Our activities include residential support services, vocational & supported employment services to children and adults in the community, and research.
http://www.centerforsocialchange.org/
United States,
English language,
Link checked 2017-09
Estonian Association of Muscular Disorders Muscular Disorders
The purpose of the Society is to raise the living standard of the muscular diseased.
http://www.els.ee/index.php?page=3
Estonia,
Estonian language,
Link checked 2017-10
Families of Spinal Muscular Atrophy (FSMA)
A source of information and support to those involved with children and adults with Spinal Muscular Atrophy (SMA).
http://www.fsma.org
United States,
English language,
Link checked 2017-10
Kind Tree Productions, Inc.
Here you can find autism information, autism links, our Kind Tree newsletter, our celebratory "Autism Rocks" T-shirts, reviews of books on autism, creations by autistic artists and poets, autistic events we produce (recreational retreats and educational seminars), and more...
http://www.kindtree.org/
United States,
English language,
Link checked 2017-10
Llowyn's Legacy Foundation
Providing support, referrals and resources to enhance the dignity and quality of life for individuals in their later years and individuals who have a disability.
http://www.vcn.bc.ca/llowyn/
Canada,
English language,
Link checked 2017-09
Spinal Muscular Atrophy - Fight SMA
Spinal Muscular Atrophy - Fight SMA : An international organization dedicated to finding a treatment or cure for spinal muscular atrophy (SMA), a neuromuscular disease that kills more babies than any other genetic disease.
http://www.fightsma.org/
United States,
English language,
Link checked 2017-09
Thalidomide Victims Association
An organization of approximately 125 Canadian victims of the drug thalidomide. It provides non-monetary programs, services, and advocacy for its members as well as the history and current issues concerning the drug.
http://www.thalidomide.ca/
Canada,
English language,
Link checked 2017-09
United Cerebral Palsy
For more than 45 years, United Cerebral Palsy (UCP) has been committed to change and progress for persons with disabilities.
http://www.ucp.org/
United States,
English language,
Link checked 2017-09


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