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Financial Planning for Kids With Special Needs

Financial Planning for Kids With Special Needs

Resources

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Web SiteWrightslaw
http://www.wrightslaw.com/
This site provides information about advocacy for children with disabilities.

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 SiteDisabilityResources.org
http://www.disabilityresources.org
This website includes resources for people with disabilities.

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.

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.

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.

OrganizationIndividuals with Disabilities Education Act
http://idea.ed.gov/
The Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA) is a law ensuring services to children with disabilities throughout the nation.

Web SiteAdolescent Health Transition Project
http://depts.washington.edu/healthtr
This is a health and transition resource for adolescents with special health care needs, chronic illnesses, and physical or developmental disabilities.



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