• Resources
     

    Organization

    Telephone Number

    Topic

    Web Address

     

     

    Special Education in Plain Language

     

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    WI Department of Public Instruction outlines the special education process and laws

     

    http://www.specialed.us/pl-07/pl07-index.html

    The Family Village

    (608)263-3301

    Provides disability related resources to families

    www.fsrcdane.org

     

    Family Support and Resource Center

     

    (608)237-7630

    Support services for families with children with disabilities

     

    www.fsrcdane.org

    Respite Center

    (608)244-5700

    Provides emergency and planned respite support to families

     

    www.centerforfamilies.org

     

    Dane County Human Services

    (608)838-0413

    Multiple services that support families

    www.danecountyhumanservices.org

     

    WI Autism Society

    (920)558-4602

    Autism and Related Disorders

    www.asw4autism.org

    Children and Adults with Attention Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder, CHADD

     

    (301)306-7070

     

    ADHD and ADD

     

    www.chadd.org

     

    Down Syndrome Association and Resource Center of WI

    (608)692-7653

    Information and resources about Down Syndrome

    www.dsaw.org

    United Cerebral Palsy of Dane County

    (608)273-4434

    Information and support and Birth to 3 services

    www.ucpdane.org

    International Rett Syndrome Foundation

    1-800-818-7388

    Information about Rett Syndrome

    www.rettsyndrome.org

    Journey Mental Health Center

    (608)270-2720

    Or

    For Emergencies

    (608)280-2600

    Nonprofit agency offering crisis support for mental health and substance abuse

     

    www.journeymhc.org

    Helping Others Prevent and Educate About Suicide- HOPES

    1-800-273-8255

    Suicide Prevention and Intervention

    www.hopes-wi.org

    National Alliance on Mental Illness - Wisconsin

    (608)268-6000

    1-800-236-2988

    Mental Health Disorders and Treatment

    www.nami.org

    Department of Vocational Rehabilitation and Job Center of Dane County

    (608)242-4800

    1-800-422-7138

    Supports individuals with disabilities to gain meaningful employment

    http://dwd.wisconsin.gov/dvr/locations/dane.htm