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Local, State and National

Local

National Alliance on Mental Health (NAMI): 607-272-6573,  http://www.nami.org/

Finger Lakes Independence Center, Ithaca, NY: 607-272-2433 or email at FLIC@clarityconnect.edu

Speech Therapy - Ithaca College Ewing Speech & Hearing Clinic. They have low rates for weekly sessions. Call 274-3714 for more information or to schedule your first visit. (http://www.ithaca.edu/hshp/clinics/speechhearingclinic/)
The Franziska Racker Centers in Ithaca (http://www.rackercenters.org/) also offers speech therapy. Call them at 277-8020.

Tompkins County Department of Social Services
"Providing benefits and services to sustain families and individuals and to assist them in achieving independence."

Voter Registration
To obtain voter registration forms contact:
Tompkins County Board of Elections 274-5522 or 274-5521
128 E. Buffalo Street
Forms are available in Cornell's Student Disability Services office
They can also be picked up at any local Post Office

State

Adult Career and Continuing Education Services-Vocational Rehabilitation (ACCES-VR):
1-800-888-8106 or http://www.acces.nysed.gov/vr

National

The National Council on Disability: http://www.ncd.gov/resources

The HEATH Resource Center of The George Washington University, Graduate School of Education and Human Development, is the national clearinghouse on post-secondary education for individuals with disabilities.  http://heath.gwu.edu/

Of particular interest from HEATH: HEATH Financial Aid Information

The U.S. government’s web site with information about disability issues: https://www.disability.gov/

The Center for Applied Special Technology (CAST) is a nonprofit organization that works to expand learning opportunities for all individuals, especially those with disabilities, through the research and development of innovative, technology-based educational resources and strategies. http://www.cast.org/

The Learning Disability Association of America:  http://www.ldanatl.org/