Special Needs Resource Directory
When you have a child with special health care needs, you are faced with the constant challenge of finding information, resources and services. The Special Needs Resource Directory
, created by the Center for Infants and Children with Special Needs at Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center, is a comprehensive reference tool for parents, caregivers and health care providers. It can help you quickly find local, regional and national web site links to:
- Get information on specific disabilities
- Identify strategies to help you advocate for your child
- Develop community connections for ongoing support
The Special Needs Resource Directory is a comprehensive accumulation of resources for the Southwest Ohio area. Resources unique to Kentucky and Indiana are also featured, as well as national and international web site links. Updates are made on an ongoing basis.
Resources for CCHMC Patients and Families
Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center provides respectful, compassionate, family-centered care in facilities designed to meet the needs of children and their families. They believe parents and families are childrens' primary strength and support.
CCHMC prides themselves in the wide variety of services and programs they offer patients and their families. From support groups to social services, maps to billing information, they are there to help. Visit their List of Resources
to find information and resource assistance for anything from billing to camps to health/safety precautions to urgent care.