Resources for 504 Accommodations
The ARC of Delaware
The ARC advocates for the rights, opportunities and self-determination of people with intellectual and developmental disabilities and their families.
Local Website: The ARC of Delaware
National Website: The ARC
Address: 2 South Augustine Street (Suite B), Wilmington, DE 19804
Contact: (302) 996-0683 or (800) 232-5460 (TTY/TTD)
Art Studio 4:10
Promoting a lifelong love of the arts for all children, including children with disabilities. Full inclusion art classes for children with disabilities.
Website: Art Studio 4:10
Address: 607 Delaware Ave. Elkton MD 21921
Contact: Phone (302) 753-3487
Assistive Technology Center For Advancing Opportunities
Helping people with disabilities, their families, teachers and employers to identify the right type of assistive technology for a student. Links to resources for information and equipment.
Website: The Assistive Technology Center
Autism Speaks – IEP & Services Guides
Helping families better understand the Individualized Education Program, and how to implement one that works for their child.
PDF: Individualized Education Program – Summary, Process, & Practical Tips
Link: Family Services Resource Guide by State
Bookshare – An Accessible Online Library
An accessible online library for people with print disabilities, offering free membership to qualified US students.
Website: Bookshare Accessible Online Library
Centreville Layton School
Providing children who learn differently with a rigorous educational and cultural experience, empowering each student to reach their potential.
Website: Centerville Layton School
Address: 6201 Kennett Pike, Wilmington, DE 19807
College Assistance Guide for People with ADHD
Resources and tips for people with ADHD on how to find what they need for a successful college experience.
Link: College Assistance guide for People with ADHD
College – Resources for Students w Disabilities & Chronic Health Conditions
Resources listed by special need to help students with disabilities transition to post-secondary education.
Link: College Resources for Students w Disabilities
Resources and tools for those living on campus with epilepsy, diabetes and other chronic health conditions.
Link: Managing Chronic Health Conditions in College
College – Scholarships, Financial Aid & Grants for Students w Disabilities
Find a wide range of scholarships, grants and tips on how to apply for them.
Link: Scholarships & Grants for Students with Disabilities
A list of disability scholarships being offered from various foundations and organizations.
Link: Scholarships & Financial Aid for Students with Disabilities
DeafBlindness – Sordo Ceguera
A guide from the Parent Center helping families of children and youth with deaf blindness in the evaluation, IEP, and transition to adult life process.
Resource Guide: Parent Center Guide to DeafBlindness
Helpful webcasts and resources for families with children affected by deafblindness by providing support to the development of meaningful, appropriate programming for students with deafblindness.
Sordo-Ceguera – Recursos in Espanol – Recursos para educación y transición a la vida adulta para las familias con niños afectados por sordo ceguera
Delaware Dept. of Education – Exceptional Children and Early Childhood Group
Providing necessary information for students with disabilities so they can receive an education that is in full compliance with Federal and state laws.
Website: Delaware Exceptional Children Resources – Special Education
Website: State of Delaware Department of Education
Address: 401 Federal St. Suite 2, Dover DE 19901
Contact – Special Education Dept: (302) 739-4210
Delaware Dept. of Education – ECAP and Head Start Programs
Early Childhood Assistance Program – ECAP: Providing comprehensive child development programs for low-income families with children age four and eligible for kindergarten the following year.
Head Start: Providing child development services to children ages three to school entry at or below the poverty.
Link: Head Start and Early Childhood Assistance Program (ECAP)
Link: ECAP / Head Start Program Directory
Link: Early Childhood Development and Learning Resources
Link: Delaware Stars for Early Success
Great Starts Delaware
Providing information, early learning and child development services for children with high needs, including low-income, children with disabilities and dual language learners, to improve children’s outcomes and readiness for school and life.
Website: Great Starts Delaware
Learning Ally for Visual and Learning Disabilities
The nation’s largest online accessible audio library of core curriculum textbooks and literature, ideal for students who are blind, visually impaired or have a physical or learning disability.
Website: Learning Ally
LearningDisabilities Online – School Resources
The educator’s guide to learning disabilities and ADHD. Links to resources and helpful guides.
Website: LD Online
Link: Five Simple Homework Strategies To Help Your Child
Link: Books for Children with Learning Disabilities/ADHD
Providing families with exceptional legal representation in special education, estate planning and disability law.
Website: McAndrews Law
Contact: Wilmington DE Office: 910 Foulk Road, Suite 200, Wilmington DE 19803, (302) 380-4975
National Special Education Advocacy Institute
Helping improve the quality and professionalism of special education advocates.
Website: National Special Education Advocacy Institute
National Center For Autism Resources and Education (nCARE)
Providing educational advocacy and resources on autism and related disorders, including training for families, educators, clinicians and lawyers.
Parent Information Center of Delaware (PIC)
Giving parents and caregivers of children with disabilities or special needs access to relevant information as well as training and resources to advocate for their children’s developmental and educational outcomes.
Website: PIC of Delaware
Parents As Teachers
Helping organizations and professionals work with parents during the critical early years of their children’s lives, from conception to kindergarten. Parent As Teachers programs train professionals as well as advocate for children and families.
Website: Parents As Teachers
Parent Teacher Association (PTA) Groups
Brandywine Special Needs PTA
Southern Delaware Center for Children & Families
P.O. Box 567 – 18907 Unit 4-Marantha Way, Bridgeville, DE 19933 – (302) 337-3633
Lake Forest School District
Delaware Early Childhood Center
Lake Forest South B Elementary School, Mispillon & West Streets, Harrington, DE 19952 – (302) 856-5909
Early Childhood Program
Rd. 6, Box 100, Georgetown, DE 19947 – (302) 934-1642
Telamon Head Start
204 George’s Alley, Smyrna, DE 19977 – (302) 659-5092
Protecting Students w Disabilities – U.S. Dept. of Education
Find frequently asked questions about Section 504 and the education of children with disabilities.
Link: Protecting Students with Disabilities
Student Mental Health & Career
Expert advise and school resources for understanding disorders and getting help.
From Accredited Schools Online.
Link: Promoting Student Mental Health
From Best Colleges.
Link: College Guide for Students with Psychiatric Disabilities
Link: Disability – College and Career Guides for Students with other Disabilities
Link: Mental Health – Eating Disorders, Suicide Prevention, Mental Health Challenges
Varrassi Educational Associates LLC
Building a bridge to success at college and career for students with a history of underachievement dut to learning disabilities, ADHD, Asperger Syndrome, as well as poor study, time management, and organizational skills.
Website: Varrassi Educational Associates
The Verizon Foundation Programs
ReadWriteThink provides educators, parents and afterschool professionals with access to the highest quality practices in reading and language arts instructions by offering the very best in free materials.
Thinkfinity is the Verizon Foundation’s free online professional learning community, providing access to over 60,000 educators and experts in curriculum enhancement, as well as thousands of award winning digital resources for K-12. Also can be listed in the child’s IEP as supports for teachers.