As I attend seminars, resource expos and vendor fairs around the region, I encounter a number of organizations which, like Modern Driver Institute, specialize in providing services for the same populations. I decided to add this resource directory to my website in the event that any of my clients need any additional information or services.
#ASDNext is a place to connect with other teens, young adults, families and community members. Through blogs, a community gallery, social calendar of events, discussion boards and a resource map, the goal is to allow individuals to interact with each other while gaining access to valuable information and resources. Visit www.asdnext.org for more information.
Fragile X Southeast Pennsylvania
Fragile X Southeast Pennsylvania is run by parent volunteers and is part of the Community Support Network, the national volunteer program of the National Fragile X Foundation. Provides family events, support, advocacy and seminars. Visit their Facebook page or call (610) 212-2337 for more information.
Pennsylvania Assistive Technology Foundation
PATF provides low-interest loans for the purchase of assistive technology, including adapted vehicles and computers with specialized software. For more information, please visit their website at www.patf.us.
Providing quality supports coordination to individuals with an intellectual disability, using a holistic approach that encourages dignity and self-fulfillment. Serving individuals in Philadelphia, Montgomery, Chester and Delaware counties. Please visit their website at www.personlink.org for more information.