Resources
autism
  • Asperger Association of New England
    51 Water St., Ste. 206
    Watertown, MA 02472
    Phone: 617-393-3824
    Autism National Committee
    7 Teresa Circle
    Arlington, MA 02474
    Phone: 734-453-6857
    Autism Science Foundation
    3 Continental Rd.
    Scarsdale, NY 10583
    Phone: 914-552-1580
    Autism Speaks
    1 East 33rd St., 4th Floor
    New York, NY 10016
    Phone: 212-252-8584
    Doug Flutie, Jr. Foundation for Autism
    P.O. Box 767
    Framingham, MA 01701
    Phone: 508-270-8855
    Organization for Autism Research
    2000 N. 14th St. Ste. 710
    Arlington, VA 22201
    Phone: 866-366-9710
    Yale Child Study Center
    P.O. Box 207900 230 South Frontage Rd.
    New Haven, CT 06520-7900
    Phone: 203-785-5759
  • Association For Science In Autism Treatment
    P.O. Box 188
    Crosswicks, NJ 08515
    Autism Network International
    P.O. Box 35448
    Syracuse NY 13235-5448
    Autism Society of America
    4340 East-West Hwy, Ste. 350
    Bethesda, MD 20814
    Phone: 800-328-8476
    Autistic Self-Advocacy Network
    P.O. Box 66122
    Washington, DC 20035
    National Autism Association
    20 Alice Agnew Dr.
    Attleboro, MA 02763 1036
    Phone: 877-622-2884
    Simons Foundation Autism Research Initiative
    160 Fifth Ave., 7th Floor
    New York, NY 10010
    Phone: 646-654-0066
crime
  • Campaign for Youth Justice
    1012 14th St. NW, Ste. 610
    Washington, DC 20005
    Phone: 202-558-3580
    Children's Defense Fund
    25 E St. NW
    Washington, D.C. 20001
    Phone: 800-233-1200
    Institute for Juvenile Justice Reform and Alternatives
    1220 L St. NW, Ste. 850
    Washington, DC 20005
    Phone: 202-728-9557
    The Sentencing Project
    1705 DeSales St. NW 8th Floor
    Washington, DC 20036
    Phone: 202-628-0871
  • Child Welfare League of America
    1726 M St. NW, Ste. 500
    Washington DC, 20036
    Phone: 202-688-4200
    Court-Appointed Special Advocates for Children
    100 West Harrison Street
    North Tower, Suite 500
    Seattle, WA 98119
    Phone: 800-628-3233
    National Center for Youth Law
    405 14th St., 15th Floor
    Oakland, CA 94612
    Phone: 510-835-8098
Deafness
  • Alexander Graham Bell Association for the Deaf
    3417 Volta Pl. NW
    Washington, DC 20007
    Phone: 202-204-4671
    American Society for Deaf Children
    800 Florida Ave. NE, #2047
    Washington, DC 20002-3695
    Phone: 800-942-2732
    Association of Late Deafened Adults
    1131 Lake St., #204
    Phone: 877-907-1738
    California State University
    18111 Nordhoff St.
    Northridge, CA, 91330-8265
    Phone: 888-285-4041
    Gallaudet University
    800 Florida Ave. NE
    Washington, DC 20002-3695
    Phone: 202-651-5000
    House Research Institute
    2100 W. Third St., 5th Floor
    Los Angeles, CA 90057
    Phone: 213-483-4431
    Laurent Clerc National Deaf Education Center
    800 Florida Ave. NE
    Washington, DC 20002-3695
    Phone: 202-651-5855
    National Institute on Deafness and Other Communication Disorders
    31 Center Dr., MSC 2320
    Bethesda, MD USA 20892-2320
    Phone: 301-402-0900
    Rainbow Alliance of the Deaf
    309 Millside Dr.
    Columbus, OH 43230
  • American Association of the Deaf-Blind (AADB)
    8630 Fenton St., Ste. 121
    Silver Spring, Maryland 20910-3803
    Phone: 301-495-4403
    American Speech-Language Hearing Association
    2200 Research Blvd.
    Rockville, MD 20850
    Phone: 800-498-2071
    Boys Town National Research Hospital
    555 N. 30th St.
    Omaha, NE 68131
    Phone: 402-498-6511
    Cochlear Implant Association
    5335 Wisconsin Ave. Ste. 440
    Washington, D.C. 20015-2052
    Phone: 202-895-2781
    Hearing Health Foundation
    363 Seventh Ave., 10th Floor
    New York, NY 10001-3904
    Phone: 212-257-6140
    John Tracy Clinic
    806 W. Adams Blvd.
    Los Angeles, CA 90007
    Phone: 213-748-5481
    National Association of the Deaf
    8630 Fenton St., Ste. 820
    Silver Spring, MD 20910-3819
    Phone: 301-587-1788
    National Theater of the Deaf
    139 North Main St.
    West Hartford, CT 06107
    Phone: 860-236-4193
    Telecommunications For The Deaf, Inc.
    8630 Fenton St., Ste. 604
    Silver Spring, MD 20910-3803
    Phone: 301-589-3786
disability
  • Disability Rights Education and Defense Fund
    3075 Adeline St., Ste. 210
    Berkeley, CA 94703
    Phone: 510-644-2555
    TASH
    1001 Connecticut Ave. NW, Ste. 235
    Washington, DC 20036
    Phone: 202-540-9020
  • National Council on Independent Living
    1710 Rhode Island Ave NW 5th Floor
    Washington, D.C. 20036
    Phone: 202-207-0334
down syndrome
  • American Association on Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities
    501 3rd St. NW, Ste. 200
    Washington, D.C. 20001
    Phone: 202-387-1968
    Association for Children with Down Syndrome
    4 Fern Pl. Plainview,
    New York 11803
    Phone: 516-933-4700
    National Down Syndrome Congress
    30 Mansell Court, Ste. 108
    Roswell, GA 30076
    Phone: 770-604-9500
    Special Olympics
    1133 19th St. NW
    Washington, DC 20036-3604
    Phone: 202-628-3630
  • Arc of the United States
    1825 K St. NW, Ste. 1200
    Washington, DC 20006
    Phone: 202-534-3700
    National Association for Down Syndrome
    P.O. Box 206
    Wilmette, IL 60091
    Phone: 630-325-9112
    National Down Syndrome Society
    666 Broadway, 8th Floor
    New York, N.Y. 10012-2317
    Phone: 212-460-9330
dwarfs
  • Billy Barty Foundation
    929 West Olive Ave., Ste. C
    Burbank, CA 91506
    Phone: 818-953-5410
    Coalition for Dwarf Advocacy
    5289 NE Elam Young Pkwy.
    Hillsboro, OR 97124
    Human Growth Foundation
    997 Glen Cove Ave,, Ste. 5
    Glen Head, NY 11545
    Phone: 800-451-6434
    Little People of America
    250 El Camino Real, Ste. 201
    Tustin, CA 92780
    Phone: 714-368-3689
    Luca John Foundation
    P.O. Box 55388
    Trenton, NJ 08638
    Phone: 856-817-6206
    Restricted Growth Association
    P.O. Box 15755
    Solihull
    B93 3FY
    United Kingdom
    Phone: 0300-111-1970
  • Children of Difference Foundation
    214 Nettleton Hollow Rd.
    Washington, CT 06793
    Phone: 860-868-9595
    Dwarf Athletic Association of America
    708 Gravenstein Hwy. N, Ste 118
    Sebastopol, CA 95472
    Phone: 313-884-4963
    International Dwarf Advocacy Association
    9829 S. Locknane
    Nampa, ID 83686
    Phone: 208-284-4841
    Little Peoples Research Fund
    7106 Ridgewood Ave.
    Chevy Chase, MD 20815
    Phone: 301-529-4530
    Magic Foundation for Children's Growth
    1327 N. Harlem Dr.
    Oak Park, IL 60302
    Phone: 708-383-0808
    Short Stature Foundation
    28202 Cabot Rd., Ste. 600
    Laguna Niguel, CA 92677
    Phone: 949-640-4887
prodigies
  • Davidson Institute for Talent Development
    9665 Gateway Dr., Ste. B
    Reno, NV 89521
    Phone: 775-852-3483
    National Association for Music Education
    1806 Robert Fulton Dr.
    Reston, VA 20191
    Phone: 703-860-4000
  • National Association for Gifted Children
    1331 H St. NW, Ste. 1001
    Washington, DC 20005
    Phone: 202-785-4268
rape
  • Center for Reproductive Rights
    120 Wall St.
    New York, NY 10005
    Phone: 917-637-3600
    National Abortion Rights Action League
    1156 15th St. NW, Ste. 700
    Washington, DC 20005
    Phone: 202-973-3000
    Rape, Abuse & Incest National Network
    2000 L St. NW, Ste. 406.
    Washington, DC 20036
    Phone: 202-544-3075
  • National Abortion Federation
    1660 L St. NW, Ste. 450
    Washington, DC 20036
    Phone: 202-667-5881
    Planned Parenthood Action Center
    434 West 33rd St.
    New York, NY 10001
    Phone: 212-541-7800
    War Child
    489 College St West, Ste. 500
    Toronto ON M6G 1A5
    Canada
    Phone: 416-971-7474
schizophrenia
  • Mental Health America
    2000 N. Beauregard St., 6th Floor
    Alexandria, VA 22311
    Phone: 703-684-7722
    National Coalition for Mental Health Recovery
    1101 15th St. NW #1212
    Washington, DC 20005
    Phone: 877-246-9058
    Treatment Advocacy Center
    200 N. Glebe Rd., Ste. 730
    Arlington, VA 22203
    Phone: 703-294-6001
  • National Alliance on Mental Illness
    3803 N. Fairfax Dr., Ste. 100
    Arlington, VA 22203
    Phone: 703-524-7600
    National Institute of Mental Health
transgender & gay
  • Ali Forney Center
    224 W. 35th St., Ste. 1102
    New York, NY 10001
    Phone: 212-222-3427
    COLAGE (Children of Lesbians & Gays Everywhere)
    1550 Bryant St., Ste. 830
    San Francisco, CA 94103
    Phone: 415-861-5437
    Gay & Lesbian Advocates & Defenders
    30 Winter St., Ste. 800
    Boston, MA 02108
    Phone: 617-426-1350
    Gender Odyssey Family
    702 Kentucky St., #164
    Bellingham, WA 98225
    Phone: 206-329-1624
    Human Rights Campaign (HRC)
    1640 Rhode Island Ave. NW
    Washington, DC 20036-3278
    Phone: 202-628-4160
    Mermaids U.K.
    870 Market St., Ste 370
    San Francisco CA 94102
    Phone: 415-392-6257
    National Center for Transgender Equality
    1325 Massachusetts Ave NW
    Suite 700
    Washington, DC 20005
    Phone: 202-903-0112
    Parents, Families & Friends of Lesbians & Gays – Transgender Network
    1828 L St. NW, Ste. 660
    Washington, D.C. 20036
    Phone: 202-467-8180
    Transgender Law Center
    870 Market St., Rm. 400
    San Francisco, CA 94102
    Phone: 415-865-0176
    TransKids Purple Rainbow Foundation
    7000 W. Palmetto Park Rd., Ste. 205
    Boca Raton, FL 33433
    Phone: 561-750-3850
    Trevor Project
    8704 Santa Monica Blvd., Ste. 200
    West Hollywood, CA 90069
    Phone: 310-271-8845
    World Professional Association for Transgender Health
    2420 Clover St.
    Union City, CA 94587
    Phone: 510-675-9380
  • American Civil Liberties Union LGBT Project
    125 Broad St. 18th Floor
    New York, NY 10004-2400
    Phone: 212-549-2627
    Freedom to Marry
    155 W. 19th St., 2nd Floor
    New York, NY 10011
    Phone: 212-851-8418
    Gay, Lesbian & Straight Education Network
    90 Broad St., 2nd Floor
    New York, NY 10004
    Phone: 212-727-0135
    Gender Spectrum
    1271 Washington Ave. #834
    San Leandro, CA 94577
    Phone: 510-567-3977
    Matthew Shepard Foundation
    1530 Blake St., Ste. 200
    Denver, CO 80202
    Phone: 303-830-7400
    National Center for Lesbian Rights
    870 Market St., Ste 370
    San Francisco CA 94102
    Phone: 415-392-6257
    National Gay & Lesbian Task Force
    1325 Massachusetts Ave NW
    Suite 600
    Washington, DC 20005
    Phone: 202-639-6302
    TransActive Education & Advocacy
    1631 NE Broadway, Ste. 355-T
    Portland, Oregon 97232
    Phone: 503-927-7052
    Transgender Legal Defense & Education Fund
    151 W. 19th St., Ste. 1103
    New York, NY 10011
    Phone: 646-862-9396
    TransYouth Family Allies
    P.O. Box 1471,
    Holland, MI 49422-1471
    Phone: 1-888-462-8932
    TS Roadmap
    5419 Hollywood Blvd., C-142
    Hollywood, CA 90027