21 & Change, Inc. is dedicated to ending the Down syndrome ‘syndrome’ through advocacy, support, and niche services in the Greater Tampa Bay-St. Petersburg area.
We believe in the value of all human lives and that all should have the opportunity to discover their full potential. We believe that everyone is born with the inherent right to freedom, to self-determination, to dignity, and respect. We believe in a day when our children will be seen as ‘differently-abled’ and not disabled. We believe there will be a day when we end the Down syndrome ‘syndrome’ and secure the full measure of civil rights for the ‘differently-abled’. We will not rest until what we believe is achieved.
We provide Social Success Groups to improve our client’s cognition, which then increases their communication, and enhances their ability to make connections with the world around them. We work with clients from age 5 and up.
Providing workshops, social events and resources for parents. Come learn from industry experts and knowledgeable, experienced parents. This is your chance to have your questions answered, to find a community of support and be inspired to find hope.
Use promo code BRIGHT50 and get $50 in your new ABLE account! An ABLE United account gives Florida families a better way to save and care for their loved ones with disabilities, without losing any benefits. Save tax-free for future expenses while maintaining federal benefits with the help of family and friends. Must be a Florida resident at the time of application and have a qualifying disability with onset prior to age 26.
Founded in 2009, the Academy of Ability is a private, not-for-profit school for children with physical and learning disabilities. Provides individualized academics and life skills training to foster the greatest level of independence in all areas of life.
We specialize in providing OT, PT, and ABA services to children ages birth-21 years. At Achieve, we work to empower children and families, while enhancing motor skills, development and daily activities. Most insurances accepted. Let us know how we can help you!
Provides individualized therapy services in-home or a comprehensive clinic setting,
with a focus on parent involvement. We take a collaborative approach to therapy by working
with your child’s other service providers (speech, OT, PT, etc.) and incorporating caregivers into
sessions in order to improve outcomes across multiple settings.
The pediatric rehabilitation program at AdventHealth Sports Med & Rehab serves children from birth to 17 years of age. The program focuses on the unique needs of each child, empowering parents with skills and strategies to ensure success.
Employment and transition services with parent and community inclusion. Pre-employment transition services, career exploration, Parent Inclusion Academy, Peer Mentoring, and entrepreneurship and self employment for individuals ages 14 and up.
Parent support organization dedicated to helping families and individuals affected by varying levels of ASD ranging from Autism to Asperger’s by providing emotional support, education, socialization, and to serve as a resource to inform parents of community services, activities, programs, and available treatment options – both local and national.
For participants with mild to severe developmental disabilities. Treating your child’s symptoms, improving learning skills, language development and teaching basic life skills. High quality ABA therapy and instruction. Program participants range in age from six months old through adolescence with mild to severe cases of developmental disabilities. Even if your child does not have a diagnosis, our center’s specialists can help treat your child’s symptoms, improve learning skills, language development and teach basic life skills. There are no restrictions placed on levels of learning and we follow your child’s progress on a daily basis.
Children & Adults, Art education programs in schools and the community, promoting
the accomplishments of artists with disabilities with exhibitions and performances, and
increased access to the arts with professional development workshops.
Providing an environment where adults with ASD can come together to learn skills, strategies, and solutions to promote personal and professional achievement. Programs include Launch Pad, PEERS, Task Masters, and VIPworks.
Autism Coalition provides free consultative support, family and educational programs and assistance to Brevard families and adults living with ASD with the goal of optimizing success and acceptance in our communities. We create opportunities for individuals with ASD in Brevard County, Florida. Join our sensory friendly activities, information classes and community awareness fundraisers.
Autism Society of Greater Orlando (ASGO) was founded in 1996 by a group of volunteer parents to better assist families of children and adults with autism in the Central Florida area. The mission or goal of the ASGO is that all individuals within the autism spectrum will be provided a lifetime network of opportunities to become fully accepted, included, and actively participating members of our community, through family support, education, and advocacy, and public awareness.