Podcasts

Early Intervention Checklist (2:48)

 

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Resources (8:40)

Newsletters

May-June 2021 “Medicaid Expansion, an Update”​

April 2021 “Vaccines, Part II”

March 2021 “Vaccines”

February 2021 “Medicaid Expansion”

January 2021 “National Strategic Plan”

Self-Advocacy Videos

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Surveys

Click HERE for “An Introduction to Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities”

Click HERE for a great copy of a “Personal Assistant Toolkit”

2017 Hot Tips for Legislative Advocates on Developmental Disabilities

This is a very helpful tool for Legislative Advocacy! Learn tips on how to find your legislator, how to communicate effectively with your legislators, how a bill becomes a law and more HERE!

Transition Planning

Click HERE for a very helpful guide to transition planning, school to life in the community – where do we go? The Alabama Planning for Transition Handbook is a very helpful guide for self-advocates and families. The guide facilities a discussion about life after school and questions to consider when planning for the future.

Links of Interest

The Arc/US

Alabama Department of Mental Health/Developmental Disabilities Division

ADMH “Do you know YOUR RIGHTS?  Brochure

ADMH “What Does An Advocate Do?  Brochure

Alabama Disabilities Advocacy Program (ADAP)

Alabama Council on Developmental Disabilities

Alabama Service Providers Association

Alabama Department of Mental Health Systems Office of Systems Managment and Waivers

Alabama Department of Mental Health Office of Psychological and Behavioral Services

Alabama Department of Mental Health Office of Quality and Planning

Alabama Department of Mental Health Office of Self Advocacy Services

Alabama Department of Mental Health Office of Supported Employment

Alabama Department of Mental Health Office of Support Coordination (Formerly Case Management)

Autism Society of Alabama

Autism Resource Center

Autism Support Network Resources

Creating an Autism Friendly Home

Down Syndrome Alabama

www.al-apse.org

www.rehab.alabama.gov

www.abilitylinks.org

askjan.org

www.careeronestop.org

www.disability.gov

www.gettinghired.com

Guide to Better Sleep for Kids with Autism

Autism and Sleep

People First of Alabama

Planning a Move with Autism

Special Olympics Alabama

30 Ways to Celebrate Autism Awareness Month

Sleep and Sensory Process Disorder

Sleep Help for People With Autism Spectrum Disorder

Disability Career Guide

College Guide for Students with DisabilitiesDriving With Autism: How to Prepare for Your Driving Test

Guide for Students With Autism

Collection of COVID-19 Resources on Topics of Mental Health, Education, and More

On-Line Safety Guide for People With Autism Spectrum 

Learning Disabilities, Autism, and Internet Safety: A Guide for Parents

Developmental Disabilities and Oral Health

Physical Disabilities and Oral Health