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Academy of Community Music - Forte Music Program

215-233-3020 · 601 Bethlehem Pike, Fort Washington, PA, 19034 · Map

Forte provides rewarding musical experiences for school-aged children, ages 6-18, in a variety of settings including schools, summer camps, and community centers. Special emphasis is placed on reaching children with disabilities and economic disadvantages, and each Forte program is…

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Advocacy

717-939-3731 · 4751 Lindle Road, Harrisburg, PA, 17111 · Map

The federal and state laws governing the rights of students with disabilities can seem overwhelming and complex at first; however, understanding the special education process and knowing how to utilize the laws as they were meant to be utilized is…

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Anchorpoint Summer Tutoring Program

412-366-1300 · 800 McKnight Park Drive, Suite 802, Pittsburgh, PA, 15237 · Map

Anchorpoint Counseling Ministry’s tutoring program offers academic assistance to students in grades K-12th who are currently participating in our counseling program. Volunteer tutors are carefully matched with a student according to the child’s needs and the tutor’s grade…

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CHADD (Children & Adults with Attention Deficit Disorder)

609-953-1489 · 24 Allen Ave, Medford, NJ, 08055 · Map

A support group for parents, professionals and interested persons dealing with children who have attention deficit disorder. Rap sessions, guest speakers, phone help. Meets at the Allen School, Medford, 3rd Wednesdays, 7:00 pm …

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Crossroads School - Connections

610-296-6725 · 1681 North Valley Road, Paoli, PA, 19301 · Map

Connections is a program for children, ages 8-11, with language-based learning differences that assists children who have not been able to make the transition from learning to read to reading to learn. Through direct instruction in a multisensory, experiential format,…

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Crossroads School - Exploration Program

610-296-6725 · 1681 North Valley Road, Paoli, PA, 19301 · Map

Explorations™ is a program for adolescents, ages 12-15 with language-based learning disabilities or students who begin to struggle academically as they enter middle school. As the demands of reading, writing, math and executive functioning increase, many students who have been…

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Delaware Valley Friends School

610-640-4150 · 19 East Central Avenue, Paoli, PA, 19301 · Map

All students at Delaware Valley Friends School take a rigorous college-preparatory course of study. Teachers accommodate their learning differences by using multi-sensory teaching methods and by direct teaching of learning strategies that make use of each student's particular strengths. All students…

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Information and Referral

717-939-3731 · 4751 Lindle Road, Harrisburg, PA, 17111 · Map

What are learning disabilities? A learning disability is a neurological disorder. In simpler terms, a learning disability results from a difference in the way a person's brain is "wired." Children with learning disabilities are as smart or smarter than…

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International Dyslexia Association

410-296-0232 · 40 York Road, Baltimore, MD, 21204 · Map

Helping individuals with dyslexia, their families and the communities that support them. Provides information and referral services, professional development, advocacy and research on learning disabilities.…

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Learning Disabilities Association of America

412-341-1515 · 4156 Library Road, Castle Shannon, PA, 15234 · Map

Non-profit volunteer organization advocating for individuals with learning disabilities. Services include parent support, information and referral, school program development, and political advocacy.…

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National Center for Learning Disabilities

212-545-7510 · 32 Laight Street, New York, NY, 10013 · Map

Provides essential information to parents, professionals and individuals with learning disabilities, promotes research and programs to foster effective learning and advocates for policies to protect and strengthen educational rights and opportunities. …

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Parent to Parent of Pennsylvania - Corporate Office

717-540-4722 · 6340 Flank Drive, Harrisburg, PA, 17112 · Map

Parent to Parent Pennsylvania is the largest mentoring program in the state for families who have children or adults with disabilities or special needs. We match families together on a one-to-one basis with a Peer Supporter for purposes of emotional…

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Pennsylvania Branch of International Dyslexia Association

610-527-1548 · 1062 East Lancaster Avenue, Rosemont, PA, 19010 · Map

Helping individuals with dyslexia, their families and the communities that support them. Provides information and referral services, professional development, advocacy and research on learning disabilities.…

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Understood.org - Resources for Parents Learning to Understand Learning and Attention Issues - Nationwide; Web Resource

· New York, NY · Map

Web Resource that encompasses childhood and adolescent issues ranging from self-esteem building to learning differences. Webinars and conference calls with experts as well as a community for finding tools and resources to assist in understanding how to navigate the information…

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United Cerebral Palsy Association - Adult Services

215-242-4200 · 102 East Mermaid Lane, Philadelphia, PA, 19118 · Map

Adult Services works to maximize an individual's independence and inclusion in the community by increasing vocational opportunities, strengthening independent living skills, and improving social competencies. Adult Services programs are available to individuals over the age of 18 with physical and…

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Valley Forge Educational Services

610-296-6725 · 1777 North Valley Road, Paoli, PA, 19301

Valley Forge Educational Services fully understands the needs of families who have children with learning challenges. That’s why VFES offers a wide variety of educational options on its Malvern campus. The Crossroads School offers three programs for success, Foundations First,…

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Willow Grove Literacy Council - Reading with Learning Disabilities

215-576-1878 · 109 Park Avenue, Willow Grove, PA, 19090 · Map

Learn to Read Free! For both American-born and Immigrant Adult Students - The Willow Grove Literacy Council tutors both American-born and immigrant adults one-on-one and depends strictly on volunteers. It gives the adults free books and assigns tutors who help them…

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