Links

 

Ohio Organizations

Adult Down Syndrome Clinic - Nisonger Center

Buddy Up Tennis

Childhood League

Down Syndrome Achieves

Down Syndrome Association of Greater Cincinnati

Down Syndrome Association of the Valley (Northeast Ohio)

Easter Seals Central and Southeast Ohio

Help Me Grow Contact List by County

Miami Valley Down Syndrome Association (Dayton Area)

Nationwide Children's Hospital Down Syndrome Clinic

Special Olympics Ohio

State Support Team - Camp Directory

The Arc of Ohio

The Up Side of Downs of Greater Cleveland

 

 

National Organizations

 

National Down Syndrome Congress

National Down Syndrome Society

Global Down Syndrome Foundation

 

 

Government/Agencies (State Of Ohio)

Applying for Disability for an Adult with Down Syndrome (pdf file)

Connecting the Disability Community to Information and Opportunities

Free Tax Preparation

Help Me Grow

Nisonger Center for Excellence in Developmental Disabilities

Ohio Department of Job & Family Services

Ohio Department of Developmental Disabilities

Ohio Developmental Disabilities Council

Ohio Governor's Council on People with Disabilities

Ohio Legal Rights Service (OLRS) – Providing Protection and Advocacy for People with Disabilities

Ohio Rehabilitation Services Commission – Serving Ohioans with Disabilities

Safe Link Wireless

 

 

County Boards Of Developmental Disabilities

 

Athens County DD Board

Coshocton County DD Board

Delaware County DD Board

Fairfield County DD Board

Fayette County DD Board

Franklin County DD Board

Hocking County DD Board

Knox County DD Board

Licking County DD Board

Madison County DD Board

Marion County DD Board

Morrow County DD Board

Perry County DD Board

Pickaway County DD Board

Union County DD Board

 

 

Education

 

ABC Teach

Columbus Kids - Ready Set Learn

Downsed International

Knowlege Safari

Ohio Department of Education, Office for Exceptional Children

Sample No Consent Letter

SpellCity - An online spelling program that makes practicing for spelling tests fun.

What's Next after High School

Wrightslaw

 

 

Research

 

Alzheimer's, Down Syndrome Linked by Protein

Biotech company settles lawsuit

Drug Could Be Key To Treating Down Syndrome

Key nutrient in maternal diet promises ‘dramatic' improvements for people with Down syndrome

Molecular Genetic analysis of Down syndrome

My Kid Has More Chromosomes Than Yours

Romp For Research

Studies Demonstrate Link Among Alzheimer's Disease, Down Syndrome and Atherosclerosis

 

 

Feeding And Nutrition

 

Meal Time Notions

Breast Feeding

 

 

Hospitals, Clinics

 

Advanced Bio Mechanical Rehabilitation

Center for Pediatric& Adolescent Pain Care

Cincinnati Children's Hospital, Jane and Richard Thomas Center for Down Syndrome Services

Columbus Nationwide Children's Hospital, Down Syndrome Clinic

 

 

Housing

 

Creative Housing Inc. – Central Ohio

Delaware Creative Housing – Delaware County, Ohio

 

 

Activities

 

Ability First

Adaptive Bike and Tri-cycles

U.S. Variety - The Children's Charity

 

 

Insurance

 

Ohio Medicaid Children's Buy-In (CBI) Program

Ohio Medicaid Waivers

Ohio Medicaid Waivers - Ohio Legal Rights Service

Save My Flex Plan

State Children's Health Insurance Program (SCHIP) in Ohio

 

 

Medical Resources

 

Down Syndrome & Autism Internet Information Center

Down Syndrome Growth Charts

Down Syndrome Research Foundation

Down Syndrome: Health Issues – News and Information for Parents and Professionals

Health Care Guidelines for Individuals with Down Syndrome

The Goal and Opportunity of Physical Therapy for Children with Down Syndrome

 

 

Speech and Communication

 

Comprehensive Speech and Language Treatment for Infants, Toddlers, and Children by Dr. Libby Kumin

Columbus Speech and Hearing

Handspeak

Sign with Me

Signing Time

Talk Tools

The iPrompts Application and Childhood Disability

Speech Language Therapy Clinic

  

Blogs

 

Jennifer Bekins, Speech-Language pathologist for The Jane and Richard Thomas Center for Down Syndrome