Amy Scott Lorton - My IEP Advocate
Providing effective advocacy services including: IEP Review and Analysis, Consultations, IEP meeting attendance and participation, Trainings and Workshops. Helping families navigate the special education process in the Escambia, Santa Rosa, Mobile and Baldwin County school districts for over 16 years.
Autism Pensacola - Project Lifesaver3916 North 10th Avenue, Pensacola, FL, 32503 map
A safety program in partnership with Escambia Search and Rescue. Available to individuals with a developmental disability who are at risk of wandering. The program features transmitter bracelets that emit a radio signal that search and rescue personnel can use to track and locate an individual who is missing.
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Empowerment Parent Resource Center
EPRC links community resources and provides training to underserved communities in Escambia, Santa Rosa, Okaloosa and Walton counties. Our mission is to support parents, caregivers and persons with disabilities from ages birth to 26. We have links to resources and agencies on the local, state and federal levels. The EPRC is a division of the Project Empower Coalition of NW Florida and is funded in part by grant #H328C160032 from the Federal Department of Education as a Community Parent Resource Center. Our hope is to empower parents, one person, one family, one community at a time. We help families find answers.
Phase III Vans130 Industrial Boulevard, Pensacola, FL, 32505 map
Offering New and Pre-Owned wheelchair accessible vehicles as well as mobility products and adaptive equipment. Lowered floor Ramp vans available in Chrysler, Honda, Dodge and Toyota. Our trained staff has over 22 years of experience!
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4 Paws for Ability253 Dayton Avenue, Xenia, OH, 45385
Training quality, task-trained service dogs for those with disabilities. We also work with veterans who've lost the use of limbs or hearing while in active combat.
Agency for Persons with Disabilities (APD)160 West Government Street, (Suite 412), Pensacola , FL, 32502
APD works in partnership with local communities and private providers to assist people with developmental disabilities and their families. We also provide assistance in identifying the needs of people with developmental disabilities for supports and services.
American Hyperbaric Center8871 Rand Avenue, Daphne, AL, 36526
AHC is a premier Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy (HBOT) treatment facility. Our state-of-the-art center provides HBOT to outpatients 6 days per week. Therapy reduces inflammation, promote healing, repair cells and heal wounds as well as treating symptoms of Autism, Multiple Sclerosis, Lyme, TBI/PTS, Stroke, RSD/CRPS, Fibromyalgia, Diabetic Foot Wounds, Radiation Injury, Failed Grafts/Flaps, Concussion and other Sports Injuries, Migraine Headaches, Cancer, Crohn's/Colitis, Cerebral Palsy, Neuropathy, Rheumatoid Arthritis, Chronic Fatigue and much more.
Canine Companions for Independence8150 Clarcona Ocoee Road, Orlando, FL, 32818
A non-profit organization that enhances the lives of people with disabilities by providing highly trained assistance dogs and ongoing support to ensure quality partnerships.
Center for Parent Information and Resources
Your source for information, resources and support for children who have disabilities and their families. Staff members and other experts help create products and services that increase Parent Center education and knowledge.
Children's Hospital at Sacred Heart Early StepsPensacola, FL, 32503
The site of the Western Panhandle Early Steps Program which provides early intervention services for children from birth to three years of age who may have developmental delays living in Escambia, Santa Rosa, Okaloosa and Walton counties.
Children's Medical Services5192 Bayou Boulevard, Pensacola, FL, 32503
Collection of programs for eligible children with special needs. Each one of our programs and services are family-centered and designed to help children with a variety of conditions and needs. Eligible to children with medicaid and chronic illnesses.
Disability Resource Center (CIL)3600 North Pace Boulevard, Pensacola, FL, 32505
Our mission is to assist individuals with disabilities achieve their goals of independence.
Disability Rights Florida2473 Care Drive, Suite 200, Tallahassee, FL, 32308
A statewide designated protection and advocacy system for individuals with disabilities in the State of Florida. Disability Rights Florida is a not-for-profit corporation that has authority and responsibility under eight federal grants. Our services are free and confidential.
Emerald Coast Exceptional FamiliesPO Box 5188, Navarre, FL, 32566
Our mission is to connect and support special needs families and enhance their lives through events and education.
Emerald Coast Pediatric Sleep Consultants400 Gulf Breeze Parkway (#204), Gulf Breeze, FL, 32561
Providing comprehensive sleep diagnostic and treatment services to children from birth to age 21 years. A philosophy of health and wellness is the foundation for treatment.
Emergency Preparedness ESC Special Needs6575 North W Street, Pensacola, FL, 32505
A shelter of last resort for people who need more supervision than a general population shelter can provide due to special medical needs, but do not require hospitalization. Those wishing to stay at a special needs shelter should pre-register with the Public Safety Department online for planning purposes. Registrations expire after one year and must be updated. Please visit our website to register or call for an application to be mailed to you.
Escambia County Area Transit (ECAT)Pensacola, FL, 32514
ADA Transportation. ECAT is a safe, convenient, and affordable mode of transportation throughout the Pensacola area. Providing service through the fixed-route bus, seasonal Pensacola Beach trolley, UWF on-campus trolley, and ADA paratransit transportation. The fixed route system operates 15 routes six days a week.
Especial Needs1850 Borman Court, St. Louis, MO, 63146
An online selection of adaptive equipment, rehab equipment and therapy solutions for children and adults with special needs. Offering over 10,000 special needs products focused to mobility, sensory needs and independent living. From the homepage, at the bottom, click on Funding to see a list of funding resources.
Family Care Council Area 1P. O. Box 17391, Pensacola, FL, 32522
To advocate, educate, and empower individuals with developmental disabilities and their families, partnering with the Agency for Persons with Disabilities (APD), to bring quality services to individuals for dignity and choice.
FDLRS/Child Find30 East Texar Drive, Pensacola, FL, 32503
Free developmental, speech, language, hearing, and vision screenings are provided for children, ages 3-21, who are NOT currently enrolled in public school. Diagnostic, instructional, and technology support services for Escambia, Santa Rosa, and Okaloosa Counties.
Florida Alliance of Assistive Services and Technology820 East Park Avenue (Suite D200), Tallahassee, FL, 32301
A resource to provide Floridians free access to information, referral services, educational programs, and publications in accessible format on extensive topics related to disability rights, laws/policies, and funding opportunities for assistive technology.
Florida Association of Speech-Language Pathologists and Audiologists325 West Gaines Street, Tallahassee, FL, 32399
An association for members and affiliates who are audiologists, speech-language pathologists, speech, language, and hearing scientists, audiology and speech-language pathology support personnel, and students.
Goodwill Easterseals of the Gulf Coast2440 Gordon Smith Drive, Mobile, AL, 36117
We offer Encouragement, Education and Employment to persons dealing with disabilities, low income, or other needs. Programs for families of youth with and without disabilities include free parenting classes, support groups, Child Development Centers, Early Intervention and preschool readiness in-home instruction, and teen recreational activities. Family outings are offered in a variety of community venues. Education (GED), Job Training and Employment, Medical Assistance, and an Adult Day Program are also available to families when needed.
Guide Dog Foundation
To improve the quality of life for people who are blind, have low vision, or have other special needs.
March of Dimes1990 Village Green Way, Suite 3, Tallahassee, FL, 32308
We fight for the health of all moms and babies. We're empowering families with the knowledge and tools to have healthier pregnancies. By uniting communities, we're building a brighter future for us all.
Marcus Pointe Baptist Church - Project Empower of Northwest Florida6205 North "W" Street, Pensacola, FL, 32505
A grassroots coalition of individuals and organizations dedicated to the dream of Complete Community Inclusion for individuals with a disability. Through Education, Compassion and Community involvement, we can help an individual with a disability feel as though he or she is a welcomed and integral part of the community. The coalition meets monthly on the second Tuesday at 11:00am.
Montgomery Children's Specialty Center2853 Forbes Drive, Montgomery, AL, 36110
We are Montgomery's preferred, five star rated children's nursing and rehabilitation facility. In our caring and nurturing environment, we provide services to children with severe developmental disabilities that require ongoing nursing care. Our dedicated team of health care professionals understands that each family has an individual set of circumstances, needs and preferences. At Montgomery Children's we are inspired by you to work together creating a plan of care that promotes a nurturing environment of respect, growth and healing.
My Pink Lawyer111 South DeVilliers Street, Suite B, Pensacola, FL, 32502
We help parents make planning decisions to care and provide for their special needs loved ones and other family members. Currently, we support Florida residents with their Wills, Trusts, Estates, Special Needs & Guardianship needs. We also offer many free planning guides and books, on our website.
Nemours Children's Specialty Care8331 North Davis Highway, Pensacola, FL, 32514
Highly specialized pediatric care in a welcoming, kid-friendly environment. Our experienced pediatric teams work together with your child's pediatrician or family care provider, pediatric specialists and researchers throughout Nemours and our partners at The Children's Hospital to achieve the very best outcome for your child. One of our most important partnerships is with you because we believe in family-centered care.
Santa America308 Belrose Avenue, Daphne, AL, 36526
A national volunteer organization with a very special mission. Over 200 hundred Santa's, (All having extensive background checks), across America visit children and families in crisis. Santa Claus visits when a child or family needs him-twelve months a year-bringing love, hope and joy to special needs children wrapped in a warm secure Santa Hug! Visits last about an hour and can be in home, hospital, or hospice. Santa visits for free. There is never a charge for a visit from Santa Claus! Our volunteer Santa's serve Coastal Alabama, the Mississippi coast and the Western Florida Panhandle.
Service Dog UniversityP. O. Box 37157, Pensacola, FL, 32526
Our purpose is to enhance the lives of individuals with disabilities by providing service dogs to help improve their independence, dignity and quality of life.
Sight Savers America337 Business Circle, Pelham, AL, 35124
A nonprofit 501(c)(3) that assists children with obtaining eye exams, glasses, and other needed eye care from local eye care providers and clinics. Children are referred to Sight Savers via failed vision screenings at school, referrals from teachers, school administrators, school nurses, eye-care professionals and parents.
Southeast ADA Center
The Center provides information, training, and guidance on the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) and disability access tailored to the needs of business, government, and individuals.
Special Needs Foundation of America8909 Rand Avenue, Daphne, AL, 36526
SNFA is a non-profit organization dedicated to educating and supporting families with children that have special needs such as Autism, Aspergers, Down Syndrome, Cerebral Palsy, etc. SNFA has a board of devoted clinicians, parents and individuals who work diligently and seek grant opportunities for these families in need.
The Arc Gateway-Escambia3932 North 10th Avenue, Pensacola, FL, 32503
Programs and services for children and adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities (I/DD). Our programs and services include Early Intervention, Pediatric Speech, Physical and Occupational Therapy and Vision Rehabilitation, Vocational Training, Recreation, Employment, Transportation, Education, and Residential Support. We also offer life-enhancing opportunities to promote independence and community inclusion.
The Arc of the Emerald Coast6225 Dixie Road, Milton, Fl, 32570
Provides services and opportunities for individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities in Santa Rosa County, Florida.
The Listening Program
TLP is a music listening therapy that trains the auditory system to accurately process sound. Auditory processing problems lead to academic, emotional, cognitive and social challenges, problems with ADD, Listening, Speech & language, memory, communication, Social skills, reading, Sensory Integration, Balance and coordination and self-regulation. Auditory processing problems are often found in children and adults with Autism Spectrum Disorder, ADD, dyslexia and learning disabilities.
Tommy Hilfiger Adaptive Clothing
Partnered with Runway of Dreams- to create a very special collection addressing the challenges the differently-abled community faces each day when getting dressed. Faux buttons and cuff plackets conceal a patented MagnaReady magnet closure for ease of dressing.