Links to Other Web Resources
While I cannot guarantee the content of the following web sites, they offer starting places for one’s own research. I find the sites for nonprofit national organizations to be especially helpful; they generally offer sound information, and many have links to a variety of other resources.
Beware of web sites that try to sell you something. The information they offer may be less than impartial.
Search the Web for ADHD and Learning Disability Resources
National Center for Learning Disabilities Inc.
381 Park Ave. South, Suite 1401
New York, NY 10016
212-545-7510 or 888-575-7373 Fax: 212-545-9665
Learning Disabilities Association of America
4156 Library Road
Pittsburgh, PA 15234
Individuals with Disabilities Education Act 1997
legal information about amendments
Office of Special Educaton and Rehabilitative Services
US Dept. of Education
Children and Adults with Attention Deficit Disorder (CHADD)
National nonprofit, parent-based organization which information on ADD, ordering materials, local chapters, and events.
National Attention Deficit Disorder Association
This nonprofit organization’s web site focuses on information related to helping adults with attention deficit disorder learn to live successfully with their ADD.
National Information Center for Children and Youth with Disabilities
NICHCY is a national information and referral center that provides information on disabilities and disability-related issues for families, educators, and other professionals. Their special focus is children and youth (birth to age 22).
Tara’s NLD Jumpstation
(private web page—but rather interesting)
San Diego branch of the International Dyslexia Association
Univ. of Kansas Center for Research on Learning