Additional Resources

Select the links below to assist you and your loved ones with research and useful information.

AGENCY/ORGANIZATION WEBSITES

Americans with Disabilities Act Home Page
ARC HomePage
Hearing Loss Association of America (HLAA)
Special Ministries
Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA)

 

 

HOTLINES

National Suicide Prevention Hotline (United States)
 
Crisis Text Line
 
The Veterans Crisis Line

This service is available to anyone, even those not registered or enrolled with the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs.

 
The Trevor Project

This service provides crisis intervention and suicide prevention for LGBTQ+ youth via hotline, online chat, texting, and an online support center:

 
SAMHSA’s National Helpline (Substance Abuse)

The Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration’s (SAMHSA) national helpline offers confidential treatment referrals in both English and Spanish to people with mental health conditions, substance use disorders, or both.

 
RAINN National Sexual Assault Hotline

 

 

MENTAL HEALTH RESOURCES

Michigan Stay Well
Headspace
Coping with the Stress of COVID-19
Staying Well during COVID-19
Community Mental Health
Stress and Coping Tips

 

 

FAMILY RESOURCES

Abilities Alliance
Apps for Anxiety & Stress
Autism Through the Lifespan
Autism Speaks Employment Tool Kit
A Parents Guide to Autism
Critical Mental Health Resources for College Students
Emergency Preparedness
IEP Plan: Information for Parents
Injury Prevention
Life Success For Students With Learning Disabilities: A Parent’s Guide
Job Accommodations Network
Mental Health and Wellbeing for College Students
MI SIBS: Provisional supports so siblings can be better advocates with their brothers and sisters with disabilities.
National Center on Secondary Education and Transition
National Federation of Families for Children’s Mental Health
National Collaborative on Workforce and Disability for Youth (NCWD/Youth)
PACER’s National Parent Center on Transition and Employment
Postpartum Depression
Postsecondary Education Programs Network
Think Beyond the Label
Top 5 Mental Health Problems Facing College Students
Ultimate Guide to College Student Mental Health
Violence Prevention

 

KID RESOURCES

THRIVE app
Society for the Prevention of Teen Suicide
Jed Foundation

 

GENERAL INFORMATION

Affordable Care Act (ACA)
Access Board
ADA Technical Assistance Program
Association for Late-Deafened Adults
Campaign for Disability Employment
Disability Advisor
Employees With Executive Functioning Deficits
Gallaudet University
How the Affordable Care Act Helps People with Disabilities (Video)
LD Online
Model Systems Knowledge Translation Center
National Alliance on Mental Illness
National Association for the Dually Diagnosed
National Association of the Deaf (NAD)
National Council on Disability
National Federation of the Blind
National Spinal Cord Injury Association
National Technical Institute for the Deaf
Online Disability Museum

 

 

BENEFITS

Social Security Disability Benefits Guide

Social Security Disability Resource Center

U.S. Department of Labor – Office of Disability Employment Policy

U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

FOR TEACHERS, PARENTS AND OTHERS:
Home Fire Safety Checklist
Kids in the Kitchen
Cooking Matters: Modeling Kitchen Fire Safety
Protect You’re Family From Fire
Protege a su Familia de un Incendio
Protect You’re Family From Scalds and Burns
Protege a su Familia de Escaldaduras (Calentamiento) y Quemaduras
Why Are Children Fascinated With Fire?
3 Things You Must Know Before the Alarm Goes Off
Home Fire Drill
Home Fire Drill: Does You’re Family Know What to Do?
Workplace Fire Drills
Lista de Cotejo Seguridad contra Fuego en el Hogar
Children’s Books On Fire Safety
After the Fire: The Teachable Moment
Easy Read Fire Safety Flyer:Plan and Practice a Home Fire Drill/Have Smoke Alarms That Work.  
Safer Cooking: Frying
Safer Home Heating: Wood Stoves and Pellet Stoves
Fireproof Children
NFPA – National Fire Protection Association
U.S. Fire Administration
American Burn Association
Phoenix Society for Burn Survivors
NASFM 
 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

ADDITIONAL RESOURCES

Call the National Lead Information Center at 1-800-LEAD-FYI (1-800-532-3394). Materials are available in Spanish and English.

 

 

100 Summit Street
Brighton, MI 48116

810.534.6210

810.227.1344