Family Resources

Activities for the Special Needs Community

  • Noah’s Ark of Central Florida
    Recreational activities
  • National Amputee Golf Association
    Golf and related activities for Amputees
  • Orange County Athletics
    Sports/Recreational programs, Special Olympics training, Therapies, and other services for the Special Needs Community.
  • Oviedo-Winter Springs Optimist Club
    Activities for the Special Needs Community
  • Special Friends Club
    Fun Activities for Children with disabilities
  • Special Olympics Florida
    Training and competition in a variety of Olympic-type sports
  • Specials Olympics International
    An international program for training and athletic competition
  • Special Olympics Seminole County
    Training and competition for intellectually challenged individuals.
  • Healing the Children
    Florida

Family Activities

  • Angel Flight Southeast
    Free air transportation for children and adults with medical or compelling humanitarian needs
  • Buddy Cruise Inc.
    Educational Workshops, Events and Cruises fro Families of individuals with Down syndrome
  • Make-A-Wish Foundation of Central and Northern Florida
    Make a Wish!
  • Starlight Children’s Foundation
    Entertainment, education and family activities

Devices for Special Needs Kids

  • Freedom Concepts Inc.
    Products for children with disabilities
  • Mobility Freedom
    Wheelchair Accessible Vehicles
  • Sammon Preston Pediatrics
    Rehabilitation, assistive, and splinting products
  • Variety- The Children’s Charity of Orlando
    Equipment for Children with Special Needs

Family Guide and Support

  • Able Village
    A Global Village for Health Issues
  • AUT 2B Home Resources
    Family resources on Autism
  • Autism Society of America
    Information and advocacy
  • Autism Society of Greater Orlando
    Founded by a group of volunteer parents to assist families affected by autism.
  • Autism Speaks
    Autism Science and Advocacy Organization
  • Beach Center on Disability
    The University of Kansas
  • Brave Kids
    Our mission is to help children with chronic, life-threatening illnesses or disabilities.
  • Bright Feats
    Free Resource Guide for the Special Needs Community
  • Carol’s Web Corner
    Strategies from homeschooling Mom of an ADHD child.
  • Center for Evidence-Based Practice: Young Children with Challenging Behavior
    Information, brochure and tips
  • CPKids, (Chat Pals) for Kids
  • Dave Dravecky’s Outreach of Hope
    Hope in the Midst of Adversity
  • Family Network on Disabilities
    A national network of individuals of all ages who may be at-risk, have disabilities, or have special needs and their families, professionals, and concerned citizens.
  • Family Voices
    Family network
  • Florida Developmental Disabilities Council, Inc
    Advocacy and promotion for meaningful participation in all aspects of life for Floridians with developmental disabilities
  • Florida Directory of Early Childhood Services
    Advocacy, education, training and resources
  • Healthy Start Coalition of Orange County
    Family Resources
  • Gluten Free / Casein Free Support Group
  • National Multiple Sclerosis Society
    Family Advocacy and Information
  • National Father’s Network
  • OASIS
    Online Asperger Syndrome Information and Support
  • Our-Kids
    Website for Family Support
  • Preemie-l Resources
    Resources and support for parents of children born prematurely
  • Spina Bifida Association of Florida Space Coast
    Family resources
  • The Family Village
    Waisman Center University of Wisconsin-Madison

 

Products for People with Special Needs

  • Beyond Play Catalog
    Early Intervention Products
  • Enabling Devices
    Toys for special children
  • Juice Plus
    Food nutrition Supplement
  • Kaplan
    Concepts for Exceptional Children
  • LucasWorks
    Safe products for children with Autism
  • Sammon Preston Pediatrics
    Rehabilitation, assistive, and splinting products
  • TFH USA
    Special Needs Toys, Adult Sensory Activities and Multi Sensory Environments

 

Transportation

  • Access Lynx
    Public Transportation
  • Dream Tours, Inc.
    Dedicated to providing quality based, memorable, and affordable vacations, to people with special needs
  • Lynx Transportation
    Public Transportation in Orlando, FL
  • Suntastic Tours International
    Personal VIP and Concierge service to Central Florida