COVID-19 Resources for children with special health needs and the families who care for them
WI DHS COVID-19 Resources and Information
Finding You NEW NORMAL during COVID-19 is a very comprehensive resource/course from Respite Care Association of Wisconsin.
GiGi’s Playhouse, Down Syndrome Achievement Centers, offers GiGi’s at Home with free therapeutic and educational programming. https://gigisplayhouse.org/gigisathome/
PBS Wisconsin and Milwaukee PBS, in partnership with the Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction (DPI), announce an ambitious new tv broadcast schedule to support At-Home Learning, accompanied by curriculum-aligned digital resources.
Basic Resources on COVID-19 to Use and Share by The ARC Wisconsin
Supporting Individuals with Autism through Uncertain Times by AFIRM (Autism Focused Intervention Resources and Modules)
ABC for Health (Health insurance/benefits) information during COVID-19
COVID-19 Information By and For People with Disabilities–put together by self-advocates in Vermont.
COVID-19 and Mental Health information from WI Office of Children’s Mental Health
COVID-19 Response and Resources from Autism Society
COVID-19 page which includes Educational Resources for teaching at home from the National Down Syndrome Society.
A Spanish language edition, “GUÍA DE RECURSOS,” can be found here.
Here is a place of connections and relationships. We truly believe we are better together. We hope this web site will serve as a portal to introduce you to a number of exciting opportunities available in Wisconsin. Here you can connect to a large number of resources concerning autism spectrum disorder and other developmental disabilities. Here you will find training on screening, assessment, diagnosing, communicating results, starting a medical home and more, much more. Here you can join with over 150 other people representing over 50 organizations at a state-wide Community of Practice.
Together we can make a difference. We invite you to look through this portal and see what we are working on and we invite you to join us. If you have any questions or suggestions, please contact Tim Markle at firstname.lastname@example.org
- Grant Information for the Connections Grant (2008-2011)
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