Resources

 

Administering a Special Needs Trust

Special Needs Alliance provides information for families planning for the future. They have produced a handbook for “Administering a Special Needs Trust.” This handbook is packed full of information for a parent with a special needs’ child preparing financially for the future. Click on this link: Administering a Special Needs Trust.

Early Hearing Detection and Intervention 

National Center for Hearing Assessment and Management  has information about early hearing detection and intervention for your newborn with a hearing impairment. Click on the following link for parent information and family support: Just in Time. For a family checklist, click here: Hearing Checklist

Bullying Prevention Tips

Bullying is an epidemic sweeping through our schools. PACER’s National Bullying Prevention Center in Minnesota released an article with helpful tips for you! Click on this link: Bullying Prevention Tips. The article will open in a new window.

 

Youth Suicide Prevention and Information

Youth and teen suicide is a problem in our society. The Arkansas Department of Human Services: Division of Behavioral Health Services has published the following pamphlet. It is full of warning signs that you can look out for as well as resources. Click on this link: Youth Suicide: Everything to Live For. The article will open in a new window.