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Babysitting: Caring for Kids With Special Needs

Babysitting: Caring for Kids With Special Needs

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Web SiteAmerican Red Cross Babysitter's Training Course
http://www.redcross.org/take-a-class/babysitting-child-care
Designed for 11- to 15-year-olds, the babysitter's training course can help you care for children and infants, make good decisions, solve problems, be a good leader, and more.

OrganizationNational Down Syndrome Society (NDSS)
http://www.ndss.org
NDSS strives to ensure that all people with Down syndrome have the opportunity to achieve their full potential in community life. Call: (800) 221-4602

OrganizationAutism Society of America (ASA)
http://www.autism-society.org
The mission of ASA is to promote lifelong access and opportunities for persons within the autism spectrum and their families.

OrganizationChildren and Adults With Attention Deficit / Hyperactivity Disorder (CHADD)
http://www.chadd.org
CHADD is a national nonprofit organization representing children and adults with ADHD.




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