Outside resources

The following links will direct you to sites outside of the Dale Rogers Training Center, Inc. (DRTC) site. DRTC assumes no responsibility for the integrity of the site, or the accuracy of the information contained therein.

Children/school-aged
Disability-specific

Autism Society

Autism Speaks

Cerebral Palsy Group

Cerebral Palsy Guide

National Down Syndrome Society

UCP
From the UCP home page, "UCP is the leading source of information on cerebral palsy and is a pivotal advocate for the rights of persons with any disability. As one of the largest health charities in America, UCP's mission is to advance independence, productivity and full citizenship of people with cerebral palsy and other disabilities."
*Note- this site contains resources for vacation and travel for families with special needs children.

General topics

American Association on Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities (formerly AAMR)

CARF International
An independent, non-profit, organization focused on advancing the quality of services you use to meet your needs for the best possible outcome.

The Medicaid Reference Desk
Explains Medicaid in basic terms, state by state. This site gives people with cognitive disabilities, family members and advocates information about what is available through their State Medicaid Plans and waivers. The site also gives information on where to apply for services.

Special Needs Planning
This site provides information on financial planning for families with a member who has a disability or special needs.

Oklahoma-specific

Easter Seals of Oklahoma

Oklahoma ABLE Tech – Connecting Oklahomans with Disabilities to Assistive Technology

Oklahoma Department of Human Services, Developmental Disabilities Services (DDS)

Oklahoma Department of Rehabilitative Services (DRS)

OKDRS User Stories - provide feedback to DRS for website development

Oklahoma Disability Law Center

Oklahoma Disability Resource Guide

Oklahoma Family Network
The Oklahoma Family Network (OFN) Family-to-Family Health Information Center informs and connects individuals with special health care needs and disabilities, their families and professionals to services and supports in their communities. OFN provides opportunities for individuals and families to strengthen their communities through leadership development and volunteering. The OFN Mentorship Program is the flagship program of the center.

Oklahoma People First

Sooner SUCCESS
Statewide information and Referral for Oklahomans with Special Needs. Include the Respite Voucher Program.

Special Olympics Oklahoma

United Way of Central Oklahoma

Work-related