The following is a list of groups and providers that work with and for families and children with disabilities in the area. Marley Glen is not endorsing any of these providers – all information was given to us by current families who have had success with these groups.
The ARC of Central Maryland Provides programs & services to those with I/DD of any age & in any stage of their lives.
Autism Society of America Education, diagnosis education, family, resource lists, etc.
Rise for Autism Resources, Interventions, Supports, and Education for all individuals with Autism Spectrum Disorders
Pathfinders for Autism Works to support and improve the lives of individuals affected by autism through expansive, individualized programming, and by providing resources, training, information and activities free of charge
Autism Speaks Autism Speaks is dedicated to promoting solutions, across the spectrum and throughout the life span, for the needs of people with autism and their families
We Rock the Spectrum Gym with speciaized equipment that is specifically designed for children of varying abilities with sensory processing disorders
National Institute on Developmental Delays Large number of programs, services and information sources available.
Furnace Branch Barbershop Chris is amazing with special needs kids
Pediatric Dental Specialists Pediatric dentists uniquely qualified to treat children with special needs.
Vernon Pediatric Dentistry Pediatric dentists treating children with special needs.
WBAL Kids Campaign Promotes, fosters, encourages, supports and sponsors various activities for the general educational, vocational, recreational, civic and social improvement and betterment of young people.
Summer Camps Camp resource for special needs children in Maryland
Chuck-E-Cheese Offers sensory sensitive play days on the first Sunday of the month
Beyond the Ballroom Therapeutic and recreational services take the joy of dancing outside the reaches of ballrooms, to YOU!
Maryland Family Network Special needs childcare
Maryland Dept. of Health Resource Locator Resource locator for doctors, dentists, respite care, etc.
Baltimore's Child Magazine Special needs recreation resource
Special Needs Resource Project Comprehensive list of resources
The American Association of People with Disabilities (AAPD) The American Association of People with Disabilities is the nation's largest disability rights organization
Maryland Develomental Disabilities Advocacy, Childcare, Employment, Resources
United Healthcare Children's Foundation Our mission is to improve children’s lives and help families gain access to the care they need through medical grants
The Ability Experience Members of Pi Kappa Phi support their local communities through the construction of wheelchair ramps for families and individuals that would not otherwise be able to afford it
ABILITY Corps Creating a world of inclusion and awareness for people with disabilities – through art, media, housing, employment, and volunteer opportunities
If I Need Help Personal wearable scan codes that link to a live profile. The profile can be updated in real time and can be emailed to others when a search is needed.
National Respite Locator Service List of Respite provider links nationwide. Focuses on respite care for families of special needs children
Jessica's Heart Jessie’s Heart supports the financial needs of the families whose children have heart disease