Parent Resources

  • These websites are not sponsored by Tyler ISD  

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     Attention Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder

    Autism

    • Autism Society - Information on Autism, testimonies, research, quarterly journal
    • Autism Speaks - Autism news, research and family services

    Community Support
             903Help - is an easy to use website that links you with local non-profit and governmental agencies who provide services
                              for families with life challenges.

    Pre-school

    • Parent Companion - First 5 yearshttp://www.parentcompanion.org/   A guide for Texas parents and caregivers of children with diagnosed or   suspected disabilities from birth through 5 years of age. 

      Services

    • Abilities - http://www.abilities.com/ - The resource for the disabilities community enlightens and entertains with articles, videos, contests and information on disability products, adaptive sports, assistive technology, community heroes, inclusive recreation and more.

    • Navigate Life Texas - http://www.navigatelifetexas.org/   This website is especially for families and parents of children with disabilities or special health-care needs and is designed to offer support, inspiration, resources, and links to services available.

    • Parent Resource Network - http://www.partnerstx.org/    PRN provides training, education, information, referral, emotional support, and ividual assistance for parents/caregivers in obtaining appropriate services for their special needs.

    • Special Education Information Centerhttp://www.spedtex.org/  SPEDTex delivers accurate and timely answers to questions about special education to parents and caregivers across the state of Texas.  

    • Texas Parent to Parenthttp://www.txp2p.org/   Texas Parent to Parent (TxP2P) is committed to improving the lives of Texas children who have disabilities, chronic illness, and/or special health care needs. TxP2P empowers families to be strong advocates through parent-to-parent support, resource referral, and education.

    •  Texas Project Firsthttp://www.texasprojectfirst.org/    Created by parents, for parents...this web site is a project of the Texas Education Agency and is committed to providing accurate and consistent information to parents & families of students with disabilities.

     

    • Respite Care Program - https://www.tmfhc.org/donate/volunteers/respite-care-program/  The Respite Care Program provides the opportunity for families of children with special health care needs, developmental delays and other disabilities a brief time to break away to refresh, restore and renew. It is important to take care of the caregiver. The Respite Care Program does this for you through our many programs.