Resources

The Arc of the United States

If you are interested in what is going on with the Arc at the national level, checkout their website at http://www.thearc.org/

Down Syndrome Society of Wichita

Resources are available to all interested families, friends, and professional.  Many of the people in our group have experiences with professionals in the community and are a valuable resource with whatever needs arise.

Parent members are available for home and hospital visits to provide support for parents after the diagnosis of Down syndrome.

Contact:  Rebecca McCaulley
(316) 239-1089
Email:  president@dsswichita.org
http://www.dsswichita.org

Sedgwick County Developmental Disability Organization (SCDDO)

Sedgwick County Developmental Disability Organization is the community developmental disability organization for Sedgwick County, Kansas.  SCDDO is the agency that ensures services and support are available for children and adults with developmental disabilities.  As the SCDDO, they are a one-stop resource and a…”point of entry”…for services available to individuals and families in need of developmental disability needs.  Their website is http://www.sedgwickcounty.org/cddo/

United Way of the Plains

We are a funded partner of The United Way. Checkout thier website for other funded partners and community resources. http://www.unitedwayplains.org/

Transition Tool Kit

The transition process for students preparing for graducation and becoming an adult should start at the age of 14. Here is the transition tool kit that will help you in taking the steps to develop a transition plan.

Income tax issue resolution through the CPRF Low Income Taxpayer Clinic (LITC)

LITC is a program offered through CPRF’s Financial Empowerment Services. To learn more, click here.