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Oregon Child Development Coalition

Children with Disabilities

Early Intervention/Early Childhood Special Education Websites

Resources for Families and Staff

Download as a PDF file.


ASQ Online

·         Ages and Stages screening tool online for parents.



Autism Speaks

·         Autism science and advocacy organization.



Children’s Disabilities Information

·         Articles and resources empowering parents of children with disabilities and special needs.



Disability Rights Oregon

·         Oregon’s Protection & Advocacy System.



Division for Early Childhood

·         Information regarding inclusion, responsiveness to family cultures, values, and languages.



FACT- Family and Community Together

·         Offers peer-delivered family support.  Dedicated to having programming be by families for families.



Head Start Center for Inclusion

·         Provides Head Start teaching staff with opportunities to learn innovative and research-based practices to improve their work with children who have disabilities.



Individuals with Disabilities Education Act

·         Resources related to IDEA and its implementing regulations.

o    Part B (ages 3-21)

o    Part C (ages birth-2)



Kids Together, Inc.

·         Information and resources for children and adults with disabilities.



Multnomah County Developmental Disabilities

  • Part of a statewide services delivery system providing case management services to adults and children.


Multnomah Early Childhood Program- MECP  (click departments, then Multnomah Early Childhood)

·         Provides early intervention and early childhood special education services for children who qualify in Multnomah County.



National Center for Learning Disabilities

·         Information to improve the lives of all individuals with learning disabilities.




Northwest Down Syndrome Association

·         Parent driven family support network for people with disabilities, including Down Syndrome.



Oregon Department of Education (ODE)

·         Lead agency in the state for early intervention and early childhood special education.  Information about policy and practice related to the IDEA, plus resources for parents and families.




United Cerebral Palsy of Oregon and SW Washington

·         Offers individualized supports, information, and advocacy for people with cerebral palsy and other disabilities and their families.


Legal Resources for Special Needs
Keeping Disabled Persons Safe While Remodeling
Creating a Home Where Your Disabled Child can Thrive
Teacher Resources for Special Needs
Disability and Credit Scores
Home Accommodations for Special Needs
Disability Resources from the Department of Labor
Tips for Disabled Persons to Declutter and Organize their Home
Financial Planning for Special Needs




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Useful links
Head Start Jobs Online
Food Handler Certification Online
FREE Online Kids Library
2021 Immunization Rates, Exclusion Graph.pdf
Mt. Hood Community College
Mt. Hood Community College, Meet the Board of Education
Child Care Resource and Referral of Multnomah County
Early Childhood Learning & Knowledge Center (ECLKC)
National Head Start Association
MetroMap, Find out School District you’re in
2019-20 Bus Boundary Map
MHCC Head Start Sites & Service Area in East Multnomah County
Oregon Head Start Advocates is on Facebook.
Send Your Letter to Congress
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