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Autism Speaks
Autism Speaks was founded in February 2005 by Bob and Suzanne Wright, grandparents of a child with autism.  Since then, Autism Speaks has grown into the nation's largest autism science and advocacy organization, dedicated to funding research into the causes, prevention, treatments and a cure for autism; increasing awareness of autism spectrum disorders; and advocating for the needs of individuals with autism and their families.

FEAT - Families for Early Autism Treatment
FEAT is a non-profit organization of parents, family members, and treatment professionals dedicated to providing best outcome education, advocacy and support for the Northern California Autism Community.

FRCNCA Listserv
This list service is used by the Early Start Family Resource Centers, staff and parents to share information, ask questions about resources, support families and provide current information.

Institute on Community Integration
You can receive monthly updates on Institute publications, websites, and other resources by subscribing to the free ICI Updates email list. 

Pacer Center
Resources and updates to help parent organizations, advocates and professionals better serve adolescents and young adults with disabilities and their families.

Psychiatric Service Dog Society (PSFS)
Listservs are free online discussion groups.  Once subscribed to a listserv, you will receive email on a daily basis from other members of the group.  The amount of email you receive from the group will depend upon how ‘talkative’ members are on any particular day.  After receiving these emails, you may contribute to the ongoing discussion or initiate a new discussion topic by sending email to the listserv address (which will be provided to you at the time of subscription).  Your email will be automatically circulated to all members of the group, who may or may not respond to you, depending upon their interests

Tarjan Center
The Tarjan Center is part of a national network of University Centers for Excellence in Developmental Disabilities (UCEDDs). University Centers for Excellence were first authorized by President John F. Kennedy in 1963. Their purpose is to promote independence, productivity, and full inclusion of people with developmental disabilities in their communities. 

Warmline Family Resource Center
Warmline's mission is to provide information, education, and support to promote and strengthen the foundation of families and children with special needs to face the challenges of the present and create new dreams for the future. 

UC Davis MIND Institute
To receive UC Davis MIND Institute news releases via e-mail, send your name, title, the name of your media outlet and your e-mail address to Please type "ADD ME TO THE MIND INSTITUTES NEWS RELEASE LIST" in the subject field. 


A newsletter series containing strategies, research, and success stories in specific focus areas related to persons with intellectual, developmental, and other disabilities. It provides practical information useful to professionals in a variety of fields, including educators, community service providers, policymakers, and advocates, as well as persons with disabilities and their families.

Think College
Recent news about postsecondary education options for students with Intellectual Disabilities.



The websites listed are independent of the UC Davis MIND Institute and Center for Excellence in Developmental Disabilities (CEDD).  Resources are provided for information only and do not reflect the opinions or endorsement of the UC Davis MIND Institute and Center for Excellence in Developmental Disabilities.

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