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Cerebral Palsy Special Needs Factsheet

Cerebral Palsy Special Needs Factsheet


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Web SiteU.S. Department of Education
This government site offers advice, links, homework help, and information for parents, teachers, and students.

Web SiteKidsHealth in the Classroom
Free PreK-12 lesson plans, aligned to National Health Education Standards and based on expert-approved, age-appropriate articles.

OrganizationParent Teacher Association (PTA)
The PTA encourages parental involvement in public schools.

Web SiteFamily Voices
This website brings together families who have children with special health needs.

OrganizationOffice of Special Education and Rehabilitative Services, U.S. Department of Education
This Web site provides information and lists programs dedicated to educating children with special needs.

OrganizationAmerican Speech-Language-Hearing Association
This group provides services for professionals in audiology, speech-language pathology, and speech and hearing science, and advocates for people with communication disabilities.

OrganizationAmerican Physical Therapy Association
This organization provides information on physical therapy, from therapists in each state to current research.

OrganizationAmerican Occupational Therapy Association (AOTA)
The AOTA website provides national and regional news and information about occupational therapy and related issues.

OrganizationUnited Cerebral Palsy
This organization provides information about cerebral palsy (CP) as well as new research and therapies.

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