Connecticut Family Support Network – A legislatively established partnership of parents and professionals working to improve supports for families of children with disabilities.
Child Development Infoline (2-1-1) – For information and referral to services for children with disabilities, including Birth-to-Three, Help Me Grow, and the Children and Youth with Special Health Care Needs Program.
Connecticut Autism Spectrum Resource Center, Inc. – For information, trainings, and support groups for parents and individuals on the autism spectrum.
Connecticut Parent Advocacy Center – A non-profit organization that provides information and support to parents of children with special education needs.
SpEdConnecticut – a non-profit organization that provides information and support to parents of children with special education needs in Connecticut.
Smart Kids with Learning Disabilities – a non-profit organization in Connecticut that provides information and support to parents of children with learning disabilities and ADHD.
Connecticut Families for Effective Autism Treatment (CT FEAT) – a non-profit organization providing information to parents only, including parent discussion listservs, provider recommendations from other parents, research articles, legal opinions, and more.
“Talking with Your Teens about Sex: Going Beyond ‘the Talk’” – Published by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Adolescent and School Health Division, this document gives parents guidance on how to talk to teens about sex, sexual relationships, sexually transmitted diseases, and pregnancy
Sexuality Education for People with Intellectual Disability – The Center for Relationship & Sexuality Education (CRSE) provides parent workshops and workbooks to education people with intellectual disability about sexual development, sexual health, sexual safety, and other topics. They also provide professional development to schools.