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Given below is a list of few useful sites on cognitive and developmental disabilities. The internet users can get the access and browse any of these websites through the website address indicated at the end of each site.
 
 
AAMR The Web site of the American Association on Mental Retardation. http://www.aamr.org AAUAP The home page of the American Association of University Affiliated Programs for Persons with Developmental Disabilities. http://www.aauap.org
 
 

ADA and Disability Information A WWW page with links to other Web and Gopher sites dealing with the Americans with Disabilities Act and disabilities in general. http://www.public.iastate.edu/sbilling/ada.html

ADA Information Center On-Line A Web site of information about the Americans with Disabilities Act, made available by the ADA Project. Located in Columbia, Missouri, the ADA Project is one of ten regional centers funded by the National Institiute on Disability and Rehabilitation Research, a division of the U.S. Department of Education. Their purpose is to provide technical assistance and training concerning the ADA to businesses, institutions, agencies, and individuals. The roject serves the four state region of Iowa, Kansas, Missouri, Nebraska. http://www.idir.net/adabbs

 
 
Adaptive Computing Technology Center The University of Missouri Columbia, Department of Campus Computing, Adaptive Computing Technology ACT) Centers goal is to implement adaptive computing in a manner which enhances integration of people with disabilities into the higher education environment. http://www.missouri.edu:80/ccact
 
 
AHRC New York City Web Site This site provides valuable information, resources, and communication opportunities on the Internet for persons with developmental disabilities, those who care for them, and the professionals who work with them. http://www.ahrcnyc.org
 
 
Aladdin Project A website that describes an ambitious musical production created by a team of arts herapists and social workers working with adults with developmental disabilities in Montreacuteal, Canada. http://www.accent.net/aladdin
 
 
Allen, Shea amp Associates The general partnership of Allen, Shea amp Associates is a technical assistance workgroup, organized in March 1986, as a private, for-profit firm. It provides professional services in the area of planning, research, and evaluation within the field of human services with an emphasis on developmental disabilities. http://www.napanet.net/business/personal/ASA/ASA.html
 
 
Alphabet House The website of a regional developmental center in Oregon for infants and children 0 to 6 who are medically fragile and developmentally delayed. http://www.alphabethouse.org Americans with Disabilities Act Document Center A website that lists the ADA statute, regulations, ADAAG Americans with Disabilities Act Accessibility Guidelines), federally reviewed tech sheets, and other supporting documents. http://janweb.icdi.wvu.edu/kinder
 
 
Arc of the United States An organization committed to the welfare of children and adults with mental Retardation. http://fohnix.metronet.com/~thearc/welcome.html Autism Research at the University of Rochester A website created to provide information for parents, clinicians, and other investigators and to make it easy for users to pose questions or offer ideas. http://www.urmc.rochester.edu/smd/OBGYN/autism/index.html
 
 

Autism Society of North Carolina, Wake County The Web site of the Wake County Local Unit of the Autism Society of North Carolina, located in the capital city of Raleigh. http://members.aol.com/wcautism

 
 

Boys Town National Research Hospital An institute that provides evaluation and treatment of children with communication disorders and carries out research in related areas. http://www.boystown.org

 
 
Camphill Soltane Camphill Soltane is a life-sharing educational community for and with young adults with developmental disabilities ages 18 to 25. Located on 55 acres in rural Chester County, Pennsylvania, 30 miles northwest of Philadelphia, Camphill Soltane creates a comprehensive, therapeutic and supportive environment where resident volunteers and their families make their home together with young people in need of special care. http://www.camphillsoltane.org
 
 
Center for the Study and Advancement of Disability Policy part of the George Washington University Medical Centers Institute for Health Policy, Outcomes, and Human Values. http://www.gwumc.edu/chpr/csadp.html
 
 
Child-Neuro Home Page A site whose main purpose is to co-ordinate the available Internet resources concerning issues in Child Neurology. http://www.gwumc.edu/child-neuro/index.html
 
 
Children Who Are Mentally Retarded One of them Facts for Families eminformation sheets from the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry (AACAP). http://www.psych.med.umich.edu/web/aacap/factsFam/retarded.htm
 
 
Civitan International Research Center A research center at the University of Alabama at Birmingham devoted to improving the well-being and the quality of life of individuals and families affected by mental retardation and developmental disabilities. http://www.circ.uab.edu
 
 
Colorado Association of Community Centered Boards The assoication of boards that determine the eligibility of individuals with developmental disabilities and matches state funds to those with needs. http://www.caccb.org
 
 
Crotched Mountain Foundation The Foundation serves children and adults who are physically, emotionally or intellectually challenged. http://www.cmf.org
 
 
Developmental and Behavioral Pediatrics Home Page This site covers medical aspects of child development and behavior for physicians, but is also of interest to psychologists, teachers, therapists, and parents. http://www.dbpeds.org
 
 
Developmental Disabilities Centre A research and training centre located within the Department of Educational Psychology in the Faculty of Education at the University of Alberta in Edmonton, Canada. http://www.quasar.ualberta.ca/ddc/INDEX.html http://alliance.unh.edu National Institute on Life planning for Persons with Disabilities A website that seeks to provide an efficient method of disseminating information on all aspects of life planning to persons with disabilities, families and professionals. http://www.waisman.wisc.edu/mrsites.html
 

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