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Project ACT
Project ACT (All Children Together) provides child care centers, Head Start programs, family care providers, and preschool to elementary school classrooms with support in fostering school success and healthy development for all children.
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410-828-7700
800-492-2523
8503 LaSalle Road, Towson, MD, 21286

ARC of Prince George’s County
Offers a lifetime of support, understanding, and opportunities for people with developmental disabilities and their families. Providing support through a variety of programs and services that match each person or family's individual needs, we ensure that people with developmental disabilities are given the skills, access, and information they need to fully participate as citizens in their communities.
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301-925-7050
1401 McCormick Rd, Largo , MD, 20774

Maryland School for the Blind
A private, statewide resource center providing outreach, school and residential programs to children and youth from infancy to age 21 who are blind or visually impaired including those with multiple disabilities.
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410-444-5000
3501 Taylor Avenue , Baltimore, MD, 21236

Kennedy Krieger School
A wide range of educational programs and services to support the inclusion of children with special needs. These programs and services are offered through our nationally recognized day schools in Baltimore, Washington DC, and our partnership programs in public schools across Maryland.
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443-923-9200
800-873-3377
707 North Broadway, Baltimore, MD, 21205

The Shafer Center
Providing resources and treatment to children on the autism spectrum and their families during the critical formative years of 18 months to age eight.
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410-517-1113
132 Business Center Drive, Reisterstown, MD, 21136

GEMSS for School
Explains genetic conditions and offer helpful strategies for use in classrooms. These include ideas for emergencies, field trips, diets, communication, instruction, and more.
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603-862-2962
10 West Edge Drive, Durham, MD, 03284

Maryland Coalition for Inclusive Education
A statewide nonprofit organization dedicated to the inclusion of students with disabilities in their neighborhood schools.
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410-859-5400
800-899-8837
7484 Candlewood Road, Hanover, MD, 21076

Maryland Public School Health Services
Program emphasis is directed toward prevention of disease and promotion of health utilizing health services, health counseling, and health education. Many students are at risk for not succeeding in school because their chronic illness may interfere with their attending school. School nurses support their attending school and help reduce interruptions to their learning.
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410-767-0353
200 West Baltimore Street, Baltimore, MD, 21201

Maryland Disability Law Center
The designated Protection and Advocacy agency for the State of Maryland, mandated to advance the civil rights of people with disabilities. We are a non-profit legal services organization.
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410-727-6352
800-233-7201
1500 Union Avenue, Baltimore, MD, 21211

Parents Place of Maryland
Ensures that families of children with any kind of disability or special health care needs have the knowledge and assistance they need to make informed decisions that support their child's health, education, and development. We provide peer support to families, and information and education to families, professionals and the community at large.
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410-768-9100
801 Cromwell Park Drive, Glen Burnie, MD, 21061

Family Law Hotline
Volunteer and staff attorneys take calls from all over the State of Maryland to answer basic family law questions and make resource referrals. This program can help you to represent yourself in court. They will provide instructions designed to help you with legal problems such as divorce and custody.
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800-845-8550


Maryland Legal Aid
A private, non-profit, multi-funded law firm providing free legal services to low-income people statewide. Legal Aid serves Baltimore City and Maryland's 23 counties from 13 office locations.
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500 East Lexington Street, Baltimore, MD, 21202

Project HEAL
Serves as a bridge among advocates, attorneys, doctors, social workers, educators and health care advocates, enabling them to work together for the benefit of children and adolescents needing both legal and medical assistance. For patients of KKI only.
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443-923-4416
716 North Broadway, Baltimore, MD, 21205

Special Health Needs Interagency Collaboration(SHNIC)
A community-based program that provides on-site training and technical assistance to parents and personnel from schools and community service programs throughout Maryland at no cost. Provides parents, school staff and community service professionals with the skills they need to safely and effectively manage the integration of children and adolescents with specialized health needs into educational and community settings.
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443-923-4558
1750 East Fairmount Ave. , Baltimore, MD, 21231

SESAC (Special Education State Advisory Committee)
Advises and assists the Maryland State Department of Education, Division of Special Education/Early Intervention Services in administering, promoting, planning, coordinating, and improving the delivery of special education and related services to assure that all children with disabilities, three through 21 years of age, and their families have access to appropriate education and related services. Held in different locations, click on the website to check times and locations.
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410-767-0249
200 West Baltimore Street, Baltimore, MD, 21117

Pathfinders For Autism
Dedicated to helping individuals, parents and professionals find resources, supports and training while working to increase the awareness of autism spectrum disorders and advocating for the needs of individuals with autism and their families.
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443-330-5370
303 International Circle, Hunt Valley, MD, 21030

The Special Kids Company, Inc
Assists parents in navigating the IEP process to secure appropriate school services and placement for your child.
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410-418-5590
3618 Underoak Drive, Ellicott City, MD, 21042

Federal Office for Civil Rights
OCR protects your fundamental nondiscrimination and health information privacy rights by:Teaching health and social service workers about civil rights, health information privacy, and patient safety confidentiality laws, Educating communities about civil rights and health information privacy rights,Investigating civil rights, health information privacy, and patient safety confidentiality complaints to identify discrimination or violation of the law and take action to correct problems.
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800-368-1019
200 Independence Avenue, S.W., Washington, DC, 20201

Kennedy Krieger
Internationally recognized institution dedicated to improving the lives of children and adolescents with pediatric developmental disabilities and disorders of the brain, spinal cord and musculoskeletal system, through patient care, special education, research, and professional training.
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888-554-2080
707 North Broadway, Baltimore, MD, 21205

Hearing and Speech Agency
A private, non-profit organization, that provides hearing and speech services, offers an information resource center, operates a non-public school, and advocates for people of all ages with communication disorders/disabilities.
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410-318-6780
5900 Metro Drive , Baltimore, MD, 21215

Maryland Coalition of Families for Children’s Mental Health
the statewide voice for children’s behavioral health and is dedicated to: Building a family-driven network of information and support. Improving services in all systems of care for children, youth and their families.
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410-730-8267
800-607-3637
10632 Little Patuxent Parkway , Columbia, MD, 21044

Learning Disabilities Association of America
Provides support to people with learning disabilities, their parents, teachers and other professionals. At the national, state and local levels, LDA provides cutting edge information on learning disabilities, practical solutions, and a comprehensive network of resources.
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412-341-1515
4156 Library Road , Pittsburgh, PA, 15234

National Center for Learning Disabilities
Provides essential information to parents, professionals and individuals with learning disabilities, promotes research and programs to foster effective learning, and advocates for policies to protect and strengthen educational rights and opportunities.
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888-575-7373
381 Park Avenue South , New York, NY, 10016

Conflict Resolution Center of Baltimore County
Conflict Resolution Center of Baltimore County (CRC) offers an array of services that promote the resolution of crime and conflict in effective, healthy and meaningful ways. CRC believes that while courts are an important part of our society, they do not always have the capacity to meet the needs of people who are in conflict, or who are affected by crime. People, themselves, know best what needs to happen to make things right. CRC services offer individuals the opportunity to get their specific needs met in the wake of conflict and/or crime. And– we get it done quickly!
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410-780-1206


Educational Associates and Affiliates
An educational consulting service, aims to assists post-secondary students with academic success by providing academic coaching, advising, and academic organization during their tenure at local colleges, universities, and trade schools. While assisting students with educational supports, EAA also strives to deepen students’ commitment for academic responsibility and self-sufficiency; qualities which are essential for leading humane and productive lives in society and their communities.
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800-901-5614


Maryland Learning Links
Maryland Learning Links is the one place to visit for information, guidance and resources related to Special Education and Early Intervention in Maryland. Whether you are an administrator, teacher, provider or parent, you are sure to benefit from the site’s comprehensive and user-friendly blend of knowledge and real-world practice, all of it built on the belief that every child can learn and achieve both inside and outside the classroom.
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Misunderstood Minds
Parents, teachers, and students looking for the scientific explanations behind learning differences and strategies to aid success in school can find both on the companion Web site for Misunderstood Minds. The site includes profiles of the students in the documentary, as well as sections on Attention, Reading, Writing, and Mathematics. Interactive activities, called Experience Firsthand, are designed to give site visitors a sense of what it may be like for a student struggling with a basic skill.


Pacer Center
The mission of PACER Center (Parent Advocacy Coalition for Educational Rights) is to expand opportunities and enhance the quality of life of children and young adults with disabilities and their families, based on the concept of parents helping parents.
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952-838-9000
8161 Normandale Blvd, Bloomington, ID, 55437

Verbal Beginnings
Verbal Beginnings, LLC was created by three Board Certified Behavior Analysts with more than 20 years of combined experience in using the principles of Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA) to positively affect the lives of individuals with developmental disabilities and their families. Verbal Beginnings is a behavioral group that is passionate about providing consultative and supportive services to assist families and schools with developing the best program to meet the individual needs of their children and students.
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888-344-5977
5004 Honeygo Center Drive, Perry Hall, MD, 21128

Community Mediation Maryland
Mediation helps people reach agreements, rebuild relationships, and find permanent solutions to their disputes. Mediation is a process that lets people speak for themselves and make their own decisions. Community mediation provides a non-profit framework for assuring access to mediation services at the community level with control and responsibility for dispute resolution maintained in the community.
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301-270-9700
310 Tulip Avenue, Takoma Park, MD, 20912

Continuum Autism Spectrum Alliance
Continuum Autism Spectrum Alliance addresses the needs of those who present with signs or symptoms associated with Autism Spectrum Disorder and related developmental disabilities, and we’re unique in our ability to provide a seamless continuum of care starting with diagnosis and extending through assessment and treatment.
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800-828-5659
1651 Old Meadow Road, McLean, VA, 22102

Arc Northern Chesapeake Region
For 60 years, The Arc Northern Chesapeake Region (The Arc NCR) has helped people with intellectual and developmental disabilities build better lives one person at a time. The Arc NCR currently offers the following services to individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities living in Harford, Cecil, and Kent Counties:•Employment Services to 140 adults•Family and Individual Support Services to 425 children (age 0-21) and their families•Treatment Foster Care Services to 55 children and their families•Supported Living and Individual Support Services to 266 adults.
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888-836-7177


Council of Parent Attorneys and Advocates, Inc.
The Council of Parent Attorneys and Advocates, Inc. (COPAA) is an independent, nonprofit, §501(c)(3) tax-exempt membership organization of attorneys, advocates, parents and related professionals. COPAA members work to protect special education rights and secure excellence in education on behalf of the 7.1 million children with disabilities in America.
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Callegary & Steedman, P.A.
The Attorneys at Callegary & Steedman, P.A. advocate throughout the state of Maryland for children and adults with disabilities. We help these individuals receive special education and rehabilitative services that they need. We also focus on issues affecting children in the juvenile justice, child protective services and mental health systems. Our firm handles other family law matters such as divorce, guardianships, adoption, custody, and special needs trusts.
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410-576-7606
201 N. Charles Street, Baltimore, MD, 21201

Maryland/DC Hands and Voices
Hands & Voices is dedicated to supporting families with children who are Deaf or Hard of Hearing without a bias around communication modes or methodology. We're a parent-driven, non-profit organization providing families with the resources, networks, and information they need to improve communication access and educational outcomes for their children.
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240-780-2280


Baltimore County Family Navigator
The Baltimore County Family Navigator service is a free service offered to parents and caregivers of children with intensive needs related to behavioral/mental health or developmental disabilities. Family Navigators are experienced parents or caregivers of special needs children who have navigated through systems of care on behalf of their children.
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410-252-4700
2300 Dulaney Valley Road, Timonium, MD, 21093

The Autism Project
The Autism Project, Inc. is a non-profit organization serving students on the Autism Spectrum in Northern Calvert Co. Maryland. We work with students on all levels of the spectrum upon initial diagnosis through adulthood.We pride ourselves on adapting to the ever evolving needs of our students.
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410-286-8240


Baltimore Jewish Abilities Alliance
The Baltimore Jewish Abilities Alliance assists families in finding the programs and services they need for their loved ones with different abilities, strengthening their connection and enabling them to more fully participate in their communities.
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410-559-3613
5700 Park Heights Avenue , Baltimore, MD, 21215

Pinnacle Speach Therapy
Serving children (5yrs+), adolescents, and adults with: - Autism - Developmental disabilities - Motor speech and articulation disorders - Expressive/receptive language disorders - Augmentative and alternative communication (AAC) systems Assessment, Intervention, and Advocacy services.
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301-949-1358
9801 Georgia Ave, Silver Spring, MD,

TransCen, Inc.
TransCen, Inc. is a non-profit 501(c)3 organization dedicated to improving educational and employment outcomes for people with disabilities. Our work is driven by the belief that there is a job for everyone who wants one, regardless of the nature of their disability, or other barriers to employment, their need for workplace support and accommodation, or economic circumstance.
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301-424-2002
401 N. Washington Street, Rockville, MD, 20850

Special Needs Access Project
The Special Needs Access Project, or “SNAP”, is an independent agency founded in 2012 specializing in one-to-one recreational services, classroom facilitators (“shadows”), and at-home tutors for children with special needs.
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855-744-7627
2708 Fenimore Road, Silver Spring, MD, 20902

Just Kids Education Services, LLC
We are a family-center home-base company that specializes in general and special education services. Just Kids Education Services, LLC offer a variety of educational needs that incorporates the child and family needs.
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301-552-9229


TASH
TASH is an international leader in disability advocacy. TASH advocates for human rights and inclusion for people with significant disabilities and support needs – those most vulnerable to segregation, abuse, neglect and institutionalization.
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202-540-9020
2013 H Street NW, Washington, DC, 20006

The Family Connection Center
The family Connection center provides free advocacy for your family, information and referrals to community providers, provide one-on-one support and family to family support, provide support at meetings such as IEP's, 504 plans,court hearings, ETC., and help you to identify the strengths and needs of your family.
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410-546-8415
408 Coles Circle, Salisbury, MD, 21804

Center for Parent Information and Resources
The Center for Parent Information and Resources (CPIR) serves as a central resource of information and products to the community of Parent Training Information (PTI) Centers and the Community Parent Resource Centers (CPRCs), so that they can focus their efforts on serving families of children with disabilities.
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Mitoaction
MitoAction's mission is to improve quality of life for all who are affected by mitochondrial disorders through support, education and advocacy initiatives.
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888-648-6411


Accessible College
Accessible College provides guidance to students and families to make the most of a student's college experience. We will help navigate through the process of identifying and applying to colleges and interacting with Student Services to advocate for a student's needs. We also assist students in developing enduring self-advocacy and life skills that serve them well beyond higher education.


Bass Educational Services
We offer comprehensive college planning for students with learning disabilities, as well as assistance with getting ACT accommodations, and SAT/ACT one-on-one test prep with specially trained tutors.
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301-774-5211
3403 OLANDWOOD CT, Olney, MD, 20832

Little Leaves Behavioral Services
Little Leaves is an organization dedicated to helping people with social, communication, and behavioral challenges grow and succeed so that they can participate as fully as possible in their families and communities. Using evidenced-based practices based on the principles of Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA), our professionals partner with each family to develop and implement an individualized therapeutic plan. We currently work with children in their homes, daycares, and schools throughout the metro Washington DC area (Northern Virginia, Maryland, and DC).
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202-420-8359
9545 Georgia Ave , Silver Spring, MD, 20910

College Web LD
CollegeWebLD is a comprehensive online resource for information about the disability support services at over 400 U.S. colleges and universities. It includes a roadmap for users to follow in the college planning process for students who learn differently.


Sense-Able Solutions LLC
We offer a comprehensive consulting service for families living with Autism, Asperger Syndrome, ADHD, and various other disabilities. Our goal is to help families find the tools and resources they need to have a happy home and look forward to their future.
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443-859-1754


Beyond Limits
We are child advocates and a resource for parents in central Maryland. You need a partner with experience who knows how the public school system works. Educational consultants on staff are here to help you through the process. We can even provide classroom observations, so you are certain that your child gets the services that he or she is entitled to receive.
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443-546-0232


Brannock Family Dynamics
We provide educational advocacy and support to families through the IEP/504 process. We also conduct informal and formal educational testing.
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410-437-3271
8489 Rugby Road, Pasadena, MD, 21122

Maryland Special Needs Advocacy Project
Provides free educational advocacy services for Jewish children with special needs, from birth to age 21 Listens to concerns and helps parents help their children.Assists over 200 families to navigate the special education system each year.Works with parents to prepare for IFSP and IEP meetings and will accompany them to these meetings.Educates parents about their legal rights (does not provide legal counsel).Offers information, resources and referrals.
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410-735-5012
5708 Park Heights Avenue, Baltimore, MD, 21215

The Final Piece Therapy, Llc
We offer individualized speech & language services that are designed to meet the specific needs of your child. We use a variety of therapy tools to keep your child engaged and learning!We also know that it takes a village, so we always seek to work collaboratively with your family, as well as your child's school and other important people in your child's life when possible. While we are passionate about delivering quality services to any child with speech & language needs, we specialize in servicing children and families with special needs.
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240-547-9031


Weinfeld Education Group
Every child has the right to realize his or her unique potential. We focus on students who face the increased obstacles presented by their learning challenges or disabilities, and are in need of special education or other educational support services.
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301-681-6233
104 Northwood Avenue, Silver Spring, MD, 20901

Law Office of Brian K. Gruber, PC
Boutique law firm representing families in the Maryland and DC area regarding education related matters including special education, access to appropriate accommodations under Section 504, and students facing disciplinary action including suspension and expulsion. We have established positive relationships with school system staff and in doing so, our office is often able to achieve a positive outcome for our clients without the need for litigation. For the times when matters cannot be resolved through persuasive advocacy, we are experienced special education litigators and have handled due process hearings and mediations.
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301-657-3777
6110 Executive Blvd, Rockville, MD, 20852

Project Access
Project Access is a college preparatory program designed to assist high school students with disabilities in making a successful transition into post-secondary education. We strive to increase the success rate and freshmen retention rate at any post-secondary institute of their choice by providing instruction in relevant academic areas, career development, and self-advocacy.
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443-518-1300
10901 Little Patuxent Parkway, Columbia, MD, 21044

Ivymount Outreach
We offer services by highly trained staff to individuals, families and professionals. Our services include recreational, educational, and therapeutic programs, as well as, trainings and consultation across a variety of topics in the field of special education.
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301-469-0223
11614 Seven Locks Road, Rockville, MD, 20854

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