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Special Needs/TDD

Special Navigator for Families with Special Needs

The Special Navigator for Families with Special Needs program offers free guidance and referral information to families that have children with special needs.  A Parent/Family Specialist assists families and professionals in locating programs, services and information by calling 330-747-KIDS (5437).  This service is available to Mahoning and Trumbull County residents.  The Respite and Summer Programs for Families with Special Needs document is available below.  It is updated each spring.  Please call for additional information.

TDD

Help Network of Northeast Ohio is able to assist deaf and hearing-impaired individuals via the TDD with all services listed and to contact interpreter services after hours.  Hearing-impaired callers may also contact the Ohio Relay Services at 1-800-750-0750.

 

Respite and Summer Programs for Families with Special Needs 2017

Special Navigator Brochure

Special Navigator Poster

 

Community Resources

Autism

Autism Speaks

Easter Seals Mahoning, Trumbull & Columbiana Counties, Ohio

Help Me Grow

Knapp Center for Childhood Development

Mahoning County Educational Service Center

OCALI- Ohio Center for Autism and Low Incidence

Potential Development Program

Summit Academy Schools

The Rich Center for Autism

Trumbull County Educational Service Center

Blindness/Eye Disorders

Akron Children’s Hospital

American Printing House for the Blind

Cleveland Sight Center

Goodwill

Keystone Blind Association

Ohio State School for the Blind

The Outreach Center for Deaf and Blindness

Cerebral Palsy

Children’s Rehabilitation Center

Easter Seals Mahoning, Trumbull & Columbiana Counties, Ohio

United Cerebral Palsy of Greater Cleveland

Counseling Services

Alta Behavioral Health Care

Belmont Pines Hospital

Catholic Charities Regional Agency

Coleman Professional Services

Compass Family and Community Services

Comprehensive Psychiatry Group, Inc.

Homes For Kids

Mahoning County Mental Health & Recovery Board

National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI)

Oakwood Counseling Center

Pathways of Ohio Counseling

Preferred Care Counseling

PsyCare

Recovery By Meridian

The Village Network

Trumbull County Mental Health & Recovery Board

Turning Point Counseling Services

Valley Counseling Services

Deafness/Hearing Loss

Community Center for the Deaf

The Outreach Center for Deaf and Blindness

Developmentally Delayed

Mahoning County Board of Developmental Disabilities

Mahoning County Public Special Olympics

The ARC of Ohio Northeast Branch

Trumbull County Board of Developmental Disabilities

Down Syndrome

Down Syndrome Association of the Valley

National Down Syndrome Congress

National Down Syndrome Society

Putting Downs First

Early Intervention

Alta Head Start & Early Intervention

Early Intervention

Easter Seals

Help Me Grow

Mahoning County Educational Service Center

Trumbull County Educational Service Center

Government Agencies

Bureau for Children with Medical Handicaps (BCMH) of Ohio

Heart Defects

KidsHealth From Nemours

Akron Children’s Hospital – Pediatric Specialties and The Heart Center

University Hospital

HIV

Compass Family and Community Services

Youngstown City Health District

Intellectual Disabilities

Mahoning County Board of Developmental Disabilities

Ohio Department of Health Resources

The ARC of Ohio Northeast Branch

Trumbull County Board of Developmental Disabilities

Lead Poisoning

Mahoning County District Board of Health

Learning Disabilities

ACLD Learning Center

Alta Head Start & Early Intervention

Mahoning County Educational Service Center

Trumbull County Educational Service Center

Your Local School Board

Physical Disabilities

Aaris Therapy Group

Adaptive Sports Ohio

Children’s Rehabilitation Center

Easter Seals Mahoning, Trumbull and Columbiana Counties, Ohio

The ARC of Ohio Northeast Branch

Seizure Disorders

Epilepsy Association

Speech Disorders

Easter Seals Mahoning, Trumbull and Columbiana Counties, Ohio

Spina Bifida

Spina Bifida Resource Center