OF SOUTH COUNTY INC.
Here is a good web resource for our families: www.211ri.org. It has lists of contacts for heating assistance, clothing, counseling, after school programs, etc.
CHILDREN WITH SPECIAL NEEDS:
Family to Family of RI: a network created by families for families of children and adults with special needs in order to connect and share information
Parents Support Network: an organization of families with children and youth who are at risk for emotional, behavioral and/or mental health issues
The Sensational Child: offers an array of services to improve the quality of life for children with disabilities and their families
Here's a source for research on young drivers, including those with autism:
Friend's Way: a bereavement center in Warwick for children 3 to 19 to explore and express their feelings of grief. Meets every other week and also runs a summer camp. No fees.
National Resource Center on ADHD - CHADD: Children and adults with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder publishes a variety of printed materials to keep members and professionals current on research, medications and treatments for ADD/ADHD.
A.D.D. Warehouse: Books, games, and other support materials vetted by CHADD to assist children and adults with ADD/ADHD.
A college guide for students with ADHD or LD: Tips for how to get organized.
National Association of School Psychologists - Resources for families dealing with school-related questions and concerns
Homework Help RI website
Intervention Central: lots of activities and information for parents, educators and clinicians about Response To Intervention (RTI)
Beyond BookSmart: an executive function coaching company providing customized in-home and online support, fostering independence and confidence, helping students improve academic performance and teaching them skills necessary to be more effective and productive in school and beyond.
SOUTH KINGSTOWN OFFICE PARK
24 Salt Pond Road, Suite H1 Wakefield, Rhode Island 02879 – 4326 • tel 401.789.3694 • fax 401.789.3748