2-1-1 Broward Special Needs Hotline
www.211-broward.org/specialneeds.htm The hotline provides free comprehensive information and referrals to callers, an online resource list for Broward County organizations, 24-hour crisis support and a calendar of special-needs events. Dial 211 or 954-537-0211; TTY Callers call 954-390-0942 ask for the special needs coordinator

Able Trust
www.abletrust.org The trust offers an online disabilities resource link that lists organizations in Broward, Miami-Dade and Palm Beach counties that help children, adults and caregivers of individuals with special needs. 3320 Thomasville Road, Suite 200, Tallahassee Voice or TDD: 850-224-4493

Ascension Catholic Church Special Needs Ministry
www.ascensioncatholicchurch.net A ministry for families facing the specific challenges of daily life while raising a child with special needs. Special events, professional resources and support programs are offered on a regular basis. 7250 N. Federal Highway, Boca Raton 561-997-5486

Broward Gold Coast Down Syndrome Organization
www.bgcdownsyndrome.org An organization dedicated to enhancing the lives of individuals with Down syndrome through family support, education and social activities. 10250 NW 53rd St., Sunrise 954-577-4122

Center for Autism & Related Disabilities
www.umcard.org, Broward and Miami Dade; www.coe.fau.edu/card/ Palm Beach Programs provide support, information and training for families who have children diagnosed with an autism spectrum disorder and related disabilities. Broward: 954-262-7111 Miami-Dade: 305-284-6563 Palm Beach: 561-297-2023

Center for Hearing and Communication
www.chchearing.org Formerly the League for the Hard of Hearing, the center’s mission is to improve the quality of life for infants, children and adults with all degrees of hearing loss. 2900 W. Cypress Creek Road, Suite 3, Ft. Lauderdale Voice: 954-731-7200; TTY: 954-731-7208

Children & Adults with Attention Deficit Disorder (CHADD)
www.chadd.org A national nonprofit organization offering education, support and advocacy for individuals diagnosed with an attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder. National office: 800-233-4050 Broward County North: 954-753-3518 Broward County South: 954-680-0799 Miami-Dade County: 305-899-3488 Palm Beach County: 561-478-5160

Club Managers Association of America Therapeutic Recreation Center
www.co.palm-beach.fl.us/parks/therapeutic_recreation/recreation_complex/ The center provides a place for people of all abilities to meet and socialize and participate in a wide variety of accessible, therapeutic recreation programs. 2728 Lake Worth Road, Lake Worth 561-966-7015

Easter Seals Florida
www.easter-seals.org Easter Seals provides services, education, outreach, and advocacy so people living with autism and other disabilities can live, learn, work and play in our communities. Miami-Dade County: 305-325-0470 Palm Beach County: 561-471-1688

Epilepsy Foundation of Florida