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Cerebral Palsy Special Needs Factsheet

Cerebral Palsy Special Needs Factsheet

Resources

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Web SiteU.S. Department of Education
http://www.ed.gov
This government site offers advice, links, homework help, and information for parents, teachers, and students.

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

OrganizationParent Teacher Association (PTA)
http://www.pta.org
The PTA encourages parental involvement in public schools.

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

OrganizationOffice of Special Education and Rehabilitative Services, U.S. Department of Education
http://www.ed.gov/about/offices/list/osers/index.html
This Web site provides information and lists programs dedicated to educating children with special needs.

OrganizationAmerican Speech-Language-Hearing Association
http://www.asha.org/
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
http://www.apta.org
This organization provides information on physical therapy, from therapists in each state to current research.

OrganizationAmerican Occupational Therapy Association (AOTA)
http://www.aota.org
The AOTA website provides national and regional news and information about occupational therapy and related issues.

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



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