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DISABILITY RESOURCES

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ALS ASSOCIATION

Provides information and support for both patient and family.

414-763-2220
http://alsawi.org

Also listed under: Caregiver Support/Education
Health Services
Volunteer Opportunities


AMERICAN PARKINSON DISEASE ASSOCIATION WISCONSIN

Provides Parkinson disease support, education, and mind/body programs.

Provides a stipend to Parkinson patients for respite care services.

PO Box 14381, Madison, WI - Directions
608-345-7938
http://apdaparkinson.org/community/wisconsin

Also listed under: Advocacy
Caregiver Support/Education


ATTENTION-DEFICIT/ HYPERACTIVITY DISORDER SUPPORT

Provides education, advocacy, and support for residents with attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder.

http://chadd.org


AUTISM EDUCATION

Provides autism education.

920-731-6044 By appointment.



AUTISM SOCIETY OF GREATER WISCONSIN

Provides information, resource links, and advocacy.

1477 Kenwood Dr, Menasha, WI - Directions
888-428-8476
920-558-4602
http://autismgreaterwi.org

Also listed under: Advocacy


BRAIN INJURY ALLIANCE

Provides advocacy, education, resources, prevention, and support services to residents with brain injury.

PO Box 46285, Madison, WI - Directions
262-790-9660
http://biaw.org

Also listed under: Advocacy


BRAIN INJURY RESOURCE CENTER

Offers assistance and resources to residents living with brain injury.

511 N Grande Ave, Waukesha, WI - Directions
262-770-4882
http://bircofwi.org


CHALLENGE THE OUTDOORS

Provides recreational activities for physically challenged residents.

Home Instead
901 Anderson Dr, Green Bay, WI - Directions
920-593-6300
http://ctoforme.org


CHILDREN AND YOUTH WITH SPECIAL HEALTH CARE NEEDS

Provides information, referral and family support for special needs children.

325 Commercial Street, Neenah, WI - Directions
877-568-5205
920-969-5325
http://dhs.wi.gov/cyshcn/index.htm

Also listed under: Consumer Information/Protection
Health Services
Information and Assistance/Referral
Youth Transition


CHILDREN'S LONG TERM SUPPORT YOUTH TRANSITION

Provides planning transition from youth to adulthood information.

http://dhs.wisconsin.gov/clts/waiver/transition/index.htm


COVEY

Covey creates opportunities that foster personal growth through respite care, community engagement events, and a variety of other programs and services.

Fee: Call for details.
Email: info@covey.org

1930 Algoma Blvd, Oshkosh, WI - Directions
920-424-4071
http://covey.org


CP FOX CITIES

Provides resources, referrals, and limited funding to help individuals live as independently as possible.

Provides programs for adults with physical, cognitive, and sensory conditions.

1020 Truman St, Kimberly, WI - Directions
920-337-1122 ext. 1314
http://wearecp.org

Also listed under: Adult Day Services


CREATIVE CONSULTANTS

Assists elderly and disabled residents to live independently.

Assists elderly and disabled residents through job coaching.

920-450-7704


Also listed under: Employment Assistance


DISABILITY ADVOCATES

Supports legislative action affecting people with disabilities.

101 E Wilson St, Madison, WI - Directions
608-266-7826
http://wi-bpdd.org


DISABILITY RIGHTS WISCONSIN

Assists disabled residents to access services through advocacy and legal expertise.

Provides statewide advocacy resource for residents with disability issues.

131 W Wilson St, Suite 700, Madison, WI - Directions
800-928-8778
888-758-6049 TTY/Text Net
http://disabilityrightswi.org

Also listed under: Advocacy
Employment Assistance
Legal Assistance
Youth Transition


DISABILITY.GOV

Offers resources to people with disabilities on how to apply for disability benefits, find a job, get health care, or pay for accessible housing.

http://disability.gov


EASTER SEALS CAMPS

Offers camps for children and adults with disabilities.

800-422-2324
http://eastersealswisconsin.com


EASTER SEALS DISABILITY HELPLINE

Offers assistance to residents with disabilities.

2331 E Lourdes Dr, Appleton, WI - Directions
920-832-0344 Helpline
http://eastersealswisconsin.com


EMPLOYMENT RESOURCES, INC.

Provides employment and benefit counseling services to residents with disabilities.

608-246-3444
http://eri-wi.org


EXCEPTIONAL EQUESTRIANS

Offers equine-assisted therapy.

1130 Orlando Dr, De Pere, WI - Directions
920-347-3174
http://exceptionalequestrians.org

Also listed under: Mental Health Services


FOX CITIES DOWN SYNDROME ASSOCIATION OF WISCONSIN

Provides support and education to residents with Down Syndrome.

211 E Franklin St, Appleton, WI - Directions
920-460-9494
http://dsawfoxcities.org


FOX CITIES WORK FORCE DEVELOPMENT CENTER

Provides employment services and counseling to residents with disabilities.

Provides educational guidance, computer classes, and tutorials to residents with disabilities.

Provides vocational guidance, training, and job seeking assistance for residents with disabilities.

1802 Appleton Rd, Menasha, WI - Directions
920-997-3272
http://dwd.wisconsin.gov/dvr/

Also listed under: Education
Employment Assistance
Volunteer Opportunities


FOX VALLEY AUTISM SOCIETY

Provides autism information and family support.

888-428-8476
http://autismfoxvalley.org


GOODWILL INDUSTRIES OF NORTH CENTRAL WISCONSIN

Provides employment assistance for people with disabilities.

Helps residents with disabilities in need of employment.

Provides clothing and household goods. Donations and retail locations listed.

1800 Appleton Rd, Menasha, WI - Directions
920-731-6601
920-731-6623 TDD
http://goodwillncw.org

Also listed under: Clothing/Household Goods
Employment Assistance


GOODWILL INDUSTRIES OF NORTH CENTRAL WISCONSIN

Provides employment assistance for people with disabilities.

Helps residents with disabilities in need of employment.

Provides clothing and household goods. Donations and retail locations listed.

N189 Stoney Brook Rd, Appleton, WI - Directions
920-968-0820
http://goodwillncw.org

Also listed under: Clothing/Household Goods
Employment Assistance


GOODWILL INDUSTRIES OF NORTH CENTRAL WISCONSIN

Provides employment assistance for people with disabilities.

Helps residents with disabilities in need of employment.

Provides clothing and household goods. Donations and retail locations listed.

4759 Michaels Dr, Appleton, WI - Directions
920-731-6606
http://goodwillncw.org

Also listed under: Clothing/Household Goods
Employment Assistance


GOODWILL INDUSTRIES OF NORTH CENTRAL WISCONSIN

Provides employment assistance for people with disabilities.

Helps residents with disabilities in need of employment.

Provides clothing and household goods. Donations and retail locations listed.

1341 W Spencer St, Appleton, WI - Directions
920-560-1234
http://goodwillncw.org

Also listed under: Clothing/Household Goods
Employment Assistance


INNOVATIVE SERVICES

Provides self-directed and family centered support and services.

Provides work programs, skill focused job training, and coaching for developmentally disabled special needs residents.

808 W Wisconsin Ave, Appleton, WI - Directions
920-830-2995 ext. 1002
920-830-2995
http://isiinc.org

Also listed under: Employment Assistance


INNOVATIVE SERVICES

Provides self-directed and family centered support and services.

Provides work programs, skill focused job training, and coaching for developmentally disabled special needs residents.

445 S Madison St, Green Bay, WI - Directions
920-431-0962
http://isiinc.org

Also listed under: Employment Assistance


KATIE BECKETT PROGRAM

Advocates for children who have long term disabilities or complex medical needs.

Calumet and Outagamie
888-786-3246
http://dhs.wisconsin.gov/children/kbp

Also listed under: Advocacy


MOVIN' OUT

Links residents with disabilities to safe, affordable, integrated housing.

902 Royster Oaks Dr, Madison, WI - Directions
877-861-6746
http://movin-out.org


NATIONAL INSTITUTE OF NEUROLOGICAL DISORDERS AND STROKE (NINDS)

Provides traumatic brain injury information and resources.

http://ninds.nih.gov


NEW HOPE CENTER

Provides housing options, day services, and vocational services for residents with developmental disabilities.

443 Manhattan St, Chilton, WI - Directions
920-849-9351
http://newhopeinc.org


OPTIONS FOR INDEPENDENT LIVING

Provides advocacy, training, referral, peer support, assistive/medical equipment, independent living skills, benefits counseling, and education to residents with disabilities.

Also provides home adaptations and medical equipment loan closet.

2331 E Lourdes Dr, Room 208, Appleton, WI - Directions
920-882-9309
920-997-9999
http://optionsil.com

Also listed under: Adaptive/Medical/Mobility Equipment
Advocacy


OPTIONS FOR INDEPENDENT LIVING

Provides advocacy, training, referral, peer support, assistive/medical equipment, independent living skills, benefits counseling, and education to residents with disabilities.

Also provides home adaptations and medical equipment loan closet.

555 Country Club Rd, Green Bay, WI - Directions
888-465-1515
920-490-0500
http://optionsil.com

Also listed under: Adaptive/Medical/Mobility Equipment
Advocacy


OUTAGAMIE COUNTY CHILDREN'S COMMUNITY OPTIONS PROGRAM

Provides assistance to families in caring for disabled children.

320 S Walnut St, Appleton, WI - Directions
920-832-5178



OUTAGAMIE COUNTY DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES

Administers Outagamie County Health and Human Services.

Outagamie County Government Center
320 S. Walnut Street, Appleton, WI - Directions
920-832-4741
http://www.outagamie.org

Also listed under: Consumer Information/Protection
Government Services
Health Services
Mental Health Services
Prevention/Health Promotion


SOAR FOX CITIES

Provides education and support to residents with developmental disabilities.

211 E Franklin St, Appleton, WI - Directions
920-731-9831
http://soarfoxcities.com


SPECIAL OLYMPICS

Provides residents with intellectual disabilities sports training and athletic competition.

W5361 County Rd KK, Appleton, WI - Directions
920-659-5911
http://specialolympicswisconsin.org


TRAINING WHEELS COMPUTER TRAINING

Provides mobile computer training.

920-779-0719



VALLEY PACKAGING INDUSTRIES

Provides vocational evaluation, employment and training, job placement services, school to work transition, day services, assistive technology, community and homeless outreach, and early intervention.

2730 N Roemer Rd, Appleton, WI - Directions
920-749-5859
http://vpind.com

Also listed under: Employment Assistance
Youth Transition


WHEELCHAIR GETAWAYS OF WISCONSIN GT MOBILITY

Provides accessible van rentals.

844 Ontario Rd, Green Bay, WI - Directions
877-741-3713
920-491-8384



WISCONSIBS

Provides education, advocacy, and support to siblings of people with disabilities.

211 E Franklin St, Appleton, WI - Directions
920-968-1742
http://wisconsibs.org

Also listed under: Advocacy


WISCONSIN CHILDREN'S LONG TERM SUPPORT PROGRAM

Links parents of children with disabilities to long term support services.

http://dhs.wisconsin.gov/clts


WISCONSIN DISABILITY BOARD

Provides statewide advocacy and public policy affecting people with disabilities.

101 E Wilson St, Room 219, Madison, WI - Directions
608-266-7826
http://wi-bpdd.org

Also listed under: Advocacy
Youth Transition


WISCONSIN FAMILY ASSISTANCE CENTER FOR EDUCATION, TRAINING, AND SUPPORT

Offers information, assistance, advocacy, workshops, and groups for families of children with disabilities.

600 W Virginia St, Suite 501, Milwaukee, WI - Directions
877-374-0511
http://wifacets.org

Also listed under: Advocacy
Youth Transition


WISCONSIN FIRST STEP

Offers information and referral to families with children who have special health needs.

Offers statewide information and referral serving families with children who have special health care needs.

800-642-7837 Hotline
http://wellbadger.org

Also listed under: Health Services
Information and Assistance/Referral


WISCONSIN PARKINSON ASSOCIATION

Providing hope, community, support, and resources for people with Parkinson's and their loved ones.

16655 W Bluemound Rd, Suite 330, Brookfield, WI - Directions
414-312-6990
http://wiparkinson.org

Also listed under: Advocacy


WISCONSIN TELEWORK LOAN PROGRAM

Provides loans to residents with disabilities to purchase computers and equipment needed to work from home or from other remote sites.

Options for Independent Living
2331 E Lourdes Dr, Appleton, WI - Directions
920-997-9999
920-882-9309
http://optionsil.com

Also listed under: Financial Assistance


WISCONSIN TELEWORK LOAN PROGRAM

Provides loans to residents with disabilities to purchase computers and equipment needed to work from home or from other remote sites.

555 Country Club Rd, Green Bay, WI - Directions
888-465-1515
920-490-0500
http://optionsil.com

Also listed under: Financial Assistance


WISPACT

Provides trusts to safeguard the interests for residents with a disability.

608-268-6006
http://wispact.org