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Website Resources

  • Allies with Families: Offers practical support and resources for parents, their children and youth who face serious mental illness.
  • ARC: The Arc of the United States advocates for the rights and full participation of all children and adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities.
  • Autism Information and Resources: List of services and trainings to families and professionals who live and work with individuals with autism and autism spectrum disorders such as Aspergers.
  • Brain Injury Association of UTAH: Education and support for the issues of prevention and recovery of brain injury in Utah.
  • CHADD of Utah: Serving individuals with AD/HD and their families.
  • Coalition for Persons with Disabilities: A community based partnership of persons with disabilities and anyone interested in working collaboratively to affect positive changes for persons with disabilities.
  • Epilepsy Association of Utah: Providing education and support services for individuals and their families dealing with the challenges of epilepsy.
  • Legislative Coalition for People with Disabilities: Advocates for public policy affecting all people in Utah who have disabilities.
  • Multiple Sclerosis Society - Utah/Southern Idaho: Strives to help people with Multiple Sclerosis.
  • National Alliance for the Mentally Ill (NAMI) - Utah: Self-help support and advocacy organization of consumers, families, and friends of people with severe mental illnesses.
  • National Organization on Disability: Expand the participation and contribution of America‚Äôs 54 million men, women and children with disabilities in all aspects of life.
  • Self-Advocates Becoming Empowered (SABE): Ensure that people with disabilities are treated as equals and that they are given the same decisions, choices, rights, responsibilities, and chances to speak up to empower themselves; opportunities to make new friends; and to learn from their mistakes.
  • Self-Advocacy: Self-Advocacy is learning how to speak up for yourself, making your own decisions about your own life, learning how to get information so that you can understand things that are of interest to you, finding out who will support you in your journey, knowing your rights and responsibilities, problem solving, listening and learning, reaching out to others when you need help and friendship, and learning about self-determination.
  • United Cerebral Palsy of Utah: Advances the independence, productivity and full citizenship of persons with CP.
  • Utah Association of Community Services: Provides support for people with disabilities.
  • Utah Developmental Disabilities Council (UDDC): Be the state's leading source of critical innovative and progressive knowledge, advocacy, leadership and collaboration to enhance the lives of individuals with developmental disabilities.