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The IEP Meeting
Individualized Education Programs (IEPs)
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Communicating with Schools and Professionals
Youth Resources
Section 504 & ADA
Mississippi Statewide Autism Training Initiative
COVID-19 Resources for Familes and Youth with Disa
Informed in 5 Videos
The Early Years
Independent Futures That Work

Mississippi Resources

State Agencies/Universities/Grant Programs

Mississippi Department of Education Office of Special Education
University of Southern Mississippi's Children's Center for Communication and Development
University of Southern Mississippi's Institute for Disability Studies
Mississippi Division of Medicaid
Mississippi Hearing-Vision Project
Mississippi Department of Rehabilitation Services
Mississippi Department of Human Services
Mississippi Department of Child Protective Services

Mississippi Council on Developmental Disabilities
Mississippi State University, TK Martin Center for Technology and Disability
Mississippi State University Rehabilitation & Training Center on Blindness & Low Vision
Mississippi School for the Blind
Mississippi School for the Deaf

Parent Organizations

Mississippi PTA
Parents for Public Schools

Disability Organizations

Disability Rights Mississippi
Living Independence for Everyone (LIFE)
Mississippi Society for Disabilities
The Association for Persons with Severe Handicaps (TASH)
National Center for Learning Disabilities

Specific Disabilities


Together Enhancing Autism Awareness in Mississippi (TEAAM)
Mississippi Department of Health

Blind/Visually Impaired

Mississippi Industries for the Blind
Mississippi Council for the Blind


American Diabetes Association (504 Plans)

Down Syndrome

Central Mississippi Down Syndrome Society
Gulf Coast Down Syndrome Society

Intellectual Disabilities

The ARC of Mississippi

Mental Health

Families as Allies
National Association for Mental Illness-Mississippi

National Resources

Government Agencies

U.S Department of Education, Office of Special Education Programs

U.S. Department of Justice, Civil Rights Division
U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC)
The U.S. Architectural and Transportation Barriers Compliance Board

Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA)

Assistive Technology

The Alliance for Technology Access
Family Guide to Assistive Technology

Disability Info

National Dissemination Center for Children with Disabilities (NICHCY)


Family Voices

Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA)


Independent Living

Specific Disabilities


Autism Society of America

Intellectual Disabilities

The ARC of the United States

Learning Disabilities

LD OnLine



Wright's Law
Council of Parent Attorneys and Advocates (COPPA)

Secondary Education/Transition

National Technical Assistance Center on Transition (NTACT)

NTACT's purpose is to assist in implementing evidence-based and promising practices ensuring students with disabilities, including those with significant disabilities, graduate prepared for success in postsecondary education and employment.

National Center on Secondary Education and Transition

If your organization or parent group offers services or resources to families and children with disabilities and would like to have your link added to our resources, please email with your website information to be added.

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