Are There Other Resources and Supports for My Child and Family?
Local Resource Directory
The Resource Directory will help you locate early intervention and other community resources in your area. You can search the directory by county here.
State and National Resources
FRNO is a resource of support for families by providing resources, tools, and trainings. FRNO provides families a free account with access to an online family forum, statewide family event calendar and Charting the LifeCourse tools.
Ohio Coalition for the Education of Children with Disabilities (OCECD)
The OCECD is a statewide nonprofit organization that serves families of infants, toddlers, children and youth with disabilities in Ohio, educators and agencies who provide services to them. OCECD’s programs help parents become informed and effective representatives for their children in all educational settings.
Ohio Family 2 Family (F2F)
F2F is a family-staffed, virtual center that provides free information and training to families and professionals, and connects them to local and statewide resources for children with special healthcare needs.
Arc of Ohio
The Arc of Ohio is a statewide membership association made up of people with intellectual and developmental disabilities, their families, friends, interested citizens and professionals in the disability field. The Arc of Ohio advocates for human rights, personal dignity and community participation of people with intellectual and developmental disabilities, through legislative and social action, information and education, local chapter support and family involvement.
Family Center at OCALI
The Family Center at OCALI connects families to the information they need regarding services, supports, training and resources, including the free OCALI Lending Library. It offers training and products to help families and to support agencies serving them.