What is Inclusion?
- ADAPT - American
Disabled for Attendant Care Programs Today - the most innovative
advocacy organization in America - on the edge.
- Adaptive Technology
Resource Centre - Univ of Toronto - outstanding resource
library with excellent search engine.
& Disability Information -- Links to ADA and disability
- Alaska Family Partnership
- Allen, Shea &
Associates -- a technical assistance work group
- Alliance for Technology
Access - -- - great source on "how to
-- National Organization on Mental Retardation
- Autism New
Web Page for the National Autism Committee..
- Autism Society of
- AVANTA - The
Virginia Satir Network - 25 Years of Service and Training
- Axis Consultation and
Training -- Disability Rights Website
Norman Kunc and Emma Van der Klift, 340 Machleary Street, Nanaimo,
BC, Canada, V9R 2G9 Tel: (604)-754-9939 Fax: (604) 754-9930
& Blackboards-- Wealth of new material - BY CHILDREN
- for children - on inclusion of children with chronic illnesses.
- Bell Curve Inc.
- cassette tapes, CD's and parent friendly booklets for 'complex'
- Building Bridges
- from Duncan, BC - a new book and excellent resource people
- Consortium for Appropriate Dispute Resolution in Special Education
- CAST - Center
for Applied Special Technology
- Center for Community
Inclusion - Univ of Maine...
- Children's Peace Theatre - Robert Morgan - brilliant creative performing
Community Living Institute - promoting exemplary practice
in community living
Works - David &
911 Terrien Way, Parksville, BC V9P 1T2
Tel: (250) 248-2531 Fax: (250) 248-2685 E-Mail:firstname.lastname@example.org
for Studies on Inclusive Education -- (CSIE) is an
information link for anyone interested in "inclusion"
in UK. Publisher of the INCLUSION INDEX.
- Center on Human
National Resource Center on Community Integration
Syracuse University, 805 South Crouse Ave.,
Syracuse, NY, 13244-2280 tel: 315-443-3851
An extensive resource center on Community integration - books,
slides shows, posters, post cards, T-shirts - consultation.
- Child Abuse
Survivor Monument Project: An amazing new Canada wide
project dedicated to "never again" - preventing Child
Abuse. We are on their "Circle of Friends". They
are conducting workshops - and beginning to create a monument
(which will be inaugurated in 2000 in Toronto) which like the
Aids Quilt and the Vietnam Memorial - are places of enormous
healing. Visit and see...
- Circle of Inclusion
- outreach training project...
Education Psychology Service - in Nottingham
- Connecticut Assoc. of
Personal Assistants - CTAPA - NEW
- about personal assistants!!
- Corey, Timothy
- Outstanding graphic faciliation and training - Seattle based
of Canadians with Disabilities - CCD - a powerful
resource with excellent clarity on complex issues like Tracy
Anti Racism - Wonderful
resource on international connections to inclusion
- Cultural Diversity
at Work - resources that encourage diverse people
to work together
Disability Centre- University of Alberta - OUTSTANDING
reference base for disability related resources.
FUNDING - check out the information from Seattle Self-determination
conf. July 29-31, 2000
Advocacy: a GREAT new resource
- wide ranging connections - excellent resource!
- DIVERCITY PRESS - Dave Hingsburger and his works.
If you haven't heard Dave, or read his books - you have missed
a treat. He is a passionate advocate for rights for people with
labels - and specializes in anti-abuse training - teaching people
how to stand up for themselves. You will love or hate Dave and
his work - but you won't forget the experience. Try.
Organizations Network: on line
data base of organizations!
- Down Syndrome Association
of Metro Toronto
- good information and great links
- Elliot County
Schools- a fun school with an active web site
- Essex County Association
for Community Living - an example of excellence in
action for people.
- Every Child
- a site with a wonderful selection of children's books - on
- European Association
of Inclusion International- - what's on in Europe...(former
- European Colleagues
on Inclusion - find out what's up in Europe...
- The Facilitated
370 Huntington Hall, Syracuse University, Syracuse, NY. 13244-2340
- Facilitated Communicating: For the work of Anne Donnellan,
Paul Haskew and Martha Leary, 2800 Marshall Court, Madison, WI.
53705 Ph./Fax (608) 238-5340
- Family Alliance
- A wonderful family advocacy
organization - Ontario based - excellent connection point.
Network - a Windsor based family support network...
- Family Village
-- a Global Community for Families of Persons who
- Father's Network -- Dad's Newsletter
- Dads Advocating for Dads - a brand new National Father's Network
supporting fathers and families of children with Special Needs
- great links.
- Gentle Teaching:
-- Non aversive approaches - John McGee
- Georgia Advocacy Office:
A wonderful team of brilliant advocates - check them out.
Giangreco - a great training resource - COACH - based
- Goodwill Industries
- Hasbury, David
- Graphic Facilitator, Trainer and Advocate - Toronto Based
- Home of Your Own --
Project on Housing - have a look..
Univ. of New Hampshire, Morrill Hall, Durham,NH 03824 603-862-4320
- Human Policy
Press - a great resource - location for many article
by John O'Brien & Connie Lyle O'Brien.
-- International Coalition on Abuse and Disability
- an electronic mail network on the topic of abuse & disability.
DISTRIBUTION: - Books and Resources for Inclusion
- UK based - Kevin Reeves
SOLUTIONS - a wonderful training
resource based from Nottingham, UK. Colin Newton, Derek Wilson
and team. Great trainers. Brilliant Circles work.
- Individualized Funding
Coalition for Ontario - a great place to connect with
others thinking about this issue.
- a brand new ONTARIO information support service that connects
people with support needs to the available resources . . .
- Institute on Disability.UAP
-- Great resource - good books...
Univ. of New Hampshire, Morrill Hall
Durham,NH 03824 603-862-4320
on Community Integration - UAP - : Improving community
services and social support for persons with disabilities and
Univ. of Minnesota, 109 Pattee Hall, 150 Pillsbury Drive SE
Minneapolis MN 55455 612-624-4512
- Institute for Policy
Research - North Western University Center for Policy
Research on Communities - John McKnight's base.
Coalition on Abuse and Disability
- Interwork Institute
- San Diego - find out what some people can do...
- Jim Lubin's Resource
Collection - a fabulous resource and research base
... visit the stars...
- Job Accommodations
Network- Excellent information on 'job' accommodations.
- Kids R Kids-
wonderful new web site promoting inclusion for all kids.
- Kids Together Inc.
- Inclusion for Children - where all people belong
- Kingston ACL
Association for Community Living - in Kingston, Ontario.
Tracy: - Canadian Council on Disabilities - following
the Tracy Latimer Story...
Differences: - new site created by parents identifying
- A great page on providing support to a number of people with
- McGowan Consultants
- Karen Green McGowan - expertees in complex care support.
- Mothers from
Hell A Powerful Parent Network - with
- Not Dead Yet!
- standing up to be alive!
- NCIP --
The National Center to Improve Practice in Spec. Ed. through
- National Arts and Disability
Center - information on full inclusion in media/arts...
- National Council on
Intellectual Disability - Australia - What's Down-Under
- National Institute
on Life Planning for Persons with Disabilities (US)
- National Parent Network
on Disabilities - (USA)
- National Organization on
Disabilities - (USA)
- Natural Ties
- a page about building a circle of support
- an outstanding human service organization in NJ - reaching
out to individuals
- Neil Squire
Foundation: excellent Canadian technical assistance
- New England Comprehensive
Assistance Center - technical assistance/school reform
- NICHCY - National Information Center
on Children and Youth
- NWTDT - Northwest
Training Development Team - in UK - training options
- Ontario Association for Community Living
- Parents Helping Parents
Family Resource Center
- PARENTS, INC.-
Parents Assisting Families of Children with Disabilities
- Pathways Awareness
Foundation - Education for/about children
with movement and physical challenges
- PEOPLE FIRST - HAVERING,
ESSEX, UK - Outstanding advocacy and self-advocacy.
Also linked to 4D Training - for presentations and workshops.
- David Pitonyak: Finding new stories
for people with disabilities. Web site in English and some Spanish
- Project Enable-
enabling information from West Virginia Univ.
- REACH of Louisville,
KY - resources for Education, Adaptation, Change and Health
- Refinance Mortgage - Mortgage Guide for People with Disabilities
NY - Schools Are For Everyone network ...
Resources- Resources for siblings of families that
- Special Education
Resources - excellent resource
- TASH - the advocacy
network organization you need to join...
-- United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization
- U.S. Office
of Special Education and Rehabilitative Services
- U.S. Dept.
of Education - IDEA 97
- Very Special Arts Massachusetts
Syndrome -- Facts from The Canadian Association for
- The Wounded
Healer -- Points of Departure for Psychotherapists
and Other Survivors of Abuse