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Cerebral Palsy Checklist: Teens & Young Adults

Resources

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Web SiteAcademy of Special Needs Planners
http://www.specialneedsanswers.com/
Helping parents and others in planning for their own futures and for those of family members with special needs.

Web SiteKidNeeds.com
http://www.kidneeds.com
This website is for children with special needs, their parents, and other caregivers and contains information and health supplies.

Web SiteWheelchairNet
http://www.wheelchairnet.org/
This is an online resource for the people who use wheelchairs and those interested in them.

Web SiteFamily Voices
http://www.familyvoices.org
This website brings together families who have children with special health needs.

Web SiteThe Special Needs Alliance
http://specialneedsalliance.org/home
The Special Needs Alliance helps people with disabilities, their families, and the professionals who represent them. Find national and local services and support programs, get answers to questions about finances and disability benefits, or search the attorney database to find help with legal matters.

OrganizationCenters for Medicare and Medicaid Services
http://cms.hhs.gov
This website contains all the information you need to understand your health care.

OrganizationUnited Cerebral Palsy
http://www.ucp.org
This organization provides information about cerebral palsy (CP) as well as new research and therapies.

Web SiteSpecial Needs Answers
http://www.specialneedsanswers.com
Special Needs Answers offers information to help plan the future of kids with special needs, including a searchable attorney database to find someone who can answer legal questions and assist in planning.



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