Programs included on this list are for information only and are not specifically endorsed by Alliance.

General Resources

Access NC (travel site accessibility guide)
Alliance for Disability Advocates
Animal Assisted Therapy of the Triangle (therapy, training)
Arc of NC (housing resources)
Arc of NC (Life Guardianship program)
Arc of the Triangle (Durham, Orange, Wake)
Art Therapy Institute (individual and group therapy and events; 919-381-6068; based in Carrboro)
Asperger Experts (website for and by individuals with Asperger’s for support)
Asperger groups 146 Wind Chime Court, Raleigh 919-602-8433
Autism Society of NC
Autism Speaks (safety products and related information)
Autism local resources
Brain Injury Association of NC
Bridge 2 Sports
Carolina Institute of Developmental Disabilities (CIDD)
Carolina Parent (special needs magazine and online resource)
Cerebral Palsy Guide
Child Development Services Administration (infant/toddler program)
Childcare Services Association
Community Alternatives Program for Children (Cap/C)
Community Alternatives Program for Disabled Adults
Darkness to Light (Stewards of Children sexual abuse prevention training)
Disability Rights North Carolina
Emergency Preparation Plan/Resources/Alerts
Exceptional Children’s Assistance Center
Extraordinary Ventures (employment)
Family Support Program
First in Families of NC
Guardianship information from NC Courts 
Goodwill Community Foundation Family Support Services
HealthWell Foundation (medical bills assistance)
Life Plan Trust (financial planning assistance and special needs trusts)
MedAssist (resource for uninsured medication assistance)
Miracle League of the Triangle
My Imagiville (Autism awareness, animated books and items)
National Autism Association—Big Red Safety Box
National Disability Institute (Disability related/economic resources)
NC Arts Council
NC Assistive Technology Program
NC Department of Public Instruction/EC Division
NC Medicaid
NC Project Lifesaver (alert system connected to law enforcement)
Parents for Educational Freedom in NC 919-760-7167 (funding and resources for educational choice)
Rethinking Guardianship
Simply Home (In Home Assistive Technology to promote independence)
Social Security Administration (disability) (888) 759-3908 (local), (800) 772-1213 (national)
Spark for Autism (research on autism and genetic testing)
Special Assistance In-Home (adult support care–contact local DSS)
Special Olympics of NC
TEACCH/UNC (autism) (919) 966-5156
Think College –information for attending supported college programs
Translated “Tip” sheets for special needs
Triangle Downs Syndrome Network
UNC Autism Registry (research and support)
Triangle Rock Club
United Healthcare Foundation (child medical grant)
Vision USA (free exams)
Vocational Rehabilitation (employment assistance)
Waiver (waiver information)

Durham County

Arc of the Triangle (social events, family support), (919) 493-8141
CAP-C (Children) – Walker’s Home Care, (252) 432-6308, RHA Howell (919) 830-2960, Amazing Kids of NC, Inc. (252) 767-7561, Jordan Management Group, LLC, (877) 768-1901
CAP-DA (Disabled Adults) – Durham County DSS, (919) 560-8349
Dental care – Project Blue Bridge, Durham Health Dept for Medicaid/uninsured and ID or autism 919-560-7680
Durham County DSS/Social Services, (919) 560-8600
Durham Network of Care (resource database)
Durham Technical Community College, (919) 536-7200
Duke Adaptive Climbing/Duke Outdoor Adventures
Duke Center for Autism
Duke Divinity Friendship House
Embrace (Autism social groups, support and therapies)
Family Support Network/Durham, ACCESS Family Support,  (800) 852-0042
GCF Family Support Services
Kramden Institute (Refurbished computers, classes, camps and work/volunteer options)
LATCH (local access to community healthcare for the uninsured)
PACE  (55+ program), (919) 425-3000
Parks and Recreation, (919) 560-1200
Reality Ministries, (919) 688-7776
Special Olympics, (919) 560-1301
Triangle Rock Club (locations for climbing/sensory)
Vocational Rehabilitation, (919) 560-6815
Family Support Network, (919) 667-1067

Wake County

Able to Serve – First Baptist Church (private day program in Garner for adults with I/DD), (919) 616-8292
Arc of the Triangle – Wake, (919) 832-2660
· Community Connections-matching volunteers with teens and adults
· Family Fun Night- Children 12 and under, one night quarterly at Marbles Kids Museum
· M and M Singers- Choirs for persons with Developmental Disabilities
· People We Are- Self Advocacy/Peer Support
· Project SEE- contact Susan Swearingen
· Supported Retirement- contact Michelle Foy
· Teens to Adulthood (supports and seminars) second Saturday of each month – provides information about transition
CAP-C (Children) – Amazing Kids of NC, (919) 435-6970, RHA, (919) 803-2960 or (888) 207-7828, Jordan Management Group, LLC, (877) 768-1901, Walker’s Home Care, (252) 432-6308, Holland Case Management, (919) 482-3595
CAP-DA (Disabled Adults) – Resources for Seniors, (919) 872-7933
Cary Town Programs 
Center for Volunteer Caregiving
Dorcas Ministries (Thrift shop, family resources)
Community Partnerships, (919) 781-3616
Gateway Clubhouse (TBI), (919) 662-0940
Goodwill Community Foundation Family Support Services, (919) 281-9257 or (919) 662-4600, ext. 257
Gigi’s Playhouse Down Syndrome Achievement Center
Going Full Circle (private thrift store/vocational support in Fuquay-Varina)
Homeless Resource Guide
Horses for Hope (therapeutic riding program) – Raleigh
Lindley College (day program for high school graduates)
Mariposa School for Autism
Meredith College Autism (ABA) program 
Next Step, (919) 602-8433
Oak City Soccer (for kids 2-10 with autism or sensory processing)
PACE (55+ program) – Kimberley Ladue (919) 425-3040
Parks and Recreation, (919) 856-6677
Parks and Recreation (specialized recreation and inclusion)
Project Lifesaver – Wake, (919) 856-6495
Special Assistance—In Home Funds
Special Olympics, (919) 996-2111
Transitions Grief Care (grief support ages 5-adult; Formerly Horizons)
Triangle Rock Club – Morrisville and North Raleigh
Vocational Rehabilitation – Raleigh, (919) 733-7807
Wake Connections (early childhood support programs)
Wake County DSS/Social Services, (919) 212-7000
Wake Network of Care (resource database)
Wake Technical Community College, (919) 866-5000
Yoga-Mojo Studio (classes for adults and parents of individuals with IDD) [email protected]; located in the Long Life Wellness Center, 1127 Kildaire Farm Rd, Cary

Cumberland County

Arc of Cumberland, (910) 867-2141
Autism Society of Cumberland County
CAP-C (Children) – RHA Health Services, (888) 207-7828, Walker’s Home Care, (252) 432-6308
CAP-DA (Disabled Adults) – Cape Fear Valley Health System, (910) 484-4297
Cumberland County DSS/Social Services, (910) 323-1540
Fayetteville Technical Community College, (910) 678-8400
GCF Family Support Services, (910) 568-5503
Gilmore Therapeutic Center, (910) 433-1000, 1600 Purdue Drive, Fayetteville
Hope Thru Horses (therapeutic riding program), Fayetteville
Parks and Recreation
Partnership for Children, (910) 867-9700
Service Source, (910) 826-4699
Special Olympics
Vocational Rehabilitation-Fayetteville, (910) 486-1101

Johnston County

CAP-DA (Disabled Adults) – Johnston County DSS, (919) 989-5300
CAP-C (Children) – RHA Howell, (888) 207-7828, Amazing Kids of NC, (919) 435-6970, Jordan Management Group, (877) 768-1901, Walker’s Home Care, (252)432-6308
Family Support Network of Eastern NC – Greenville, (252) 847-5120
Freedom Steps Equine Services (therapeutic riding—Clayton) (855) 337-3384
Johnston County Community Resources
Johnston Community College
Johnston County DSS/Social Services, (919) 989-5300
Johnston County Partnership for Children (family support, childcare consultation, safety training)
Parks and Recreation
Special Assistance—In Home Funds
Special Olympics
Vocational Rehabilitation, (919) 934-0525