Resources

National Down Syndrome Society: www.ndss.org

National Down Syndrome Congress: www.ndsccenter.org

Down Syndrome Pregnancy: http://downsyndromepregnancy.org

Down Syndrome Diagnosis Network: http://www.dsdiagnosisnetwork.org


Camps for kids with Special Needs:

www.downhomeranch.org
www.campbarnabastexas.org


Other Connections:
Angel Food Ministries
www.angelfoodministries.com

Arc of Gregg County
PO Box 522
Longview, Texas 75606
903-753-0723
www.arcofgreggco.org

Arc of Tyler / Smith County
810 Vine Heights
Tyler, TX 75701
903-597-0995
www.arcoftyler.org

Band of Angels Foundation
178 N. Adams, Box 264
Rochester Hills, MI 48309
www.bandofangels.com

Childrens Hospital Dental Clinic
214-456-2357


Children's Medical Center for Pediatric Dentistry
Acton Center, Bank One Building
6300 Harry Hines Boulevard Suite 105
Dallas, Texas 75235
214-456-8800

Creative Motion Therapy
Wanda Bell, PT
5907 W. Marshall Ave.
Longview, TX 75601
903-759-6500
http://creativemotionkidstherapy.com


Down Syndrome Clinic at Children's Medical Center
1935 Motor Street
2nd Floor, Bright Building
Dallas, Texas 75235
214-456-2357

Down Syndrome Clinic of Houston
6621 Fannin CC 1530
Houston, Texas 77030
832-822-3478
Carol Gilbert, Nurse Coordinator
www.texaschildrenshospital.org/carecenters/DownSyndrome/Default.aspx

Down Syndrome Guild of Dallas
1702 N. Collins, Suite 170
Richardson, TX 75080
214-267-1374
www.downsyndromedallas.org


Early Childhood Intervention (ECI) - Community Healthcore
PO Box 6800 105 Woodbine
Longview, Texas 75608
903-757-8194
www.communityhealthcore.com
www.dars.state.tx.us

Early Childhood Intervention (ECI) - Andrews Center
1722 W. Front St.
Tyler, TX 75202
903-597-5067
www.andrewscenter.com/ecireferral.htm
www.dars.state.tx.us

East Texas Aging & Disability Resource Center
East Texas ADRC
Karen Holt, Housing Navigator
501 Pine Tree Road
Longview, TX 75604
1-877-237-2268
www.etxadrc.org


East Texas Center for Independent Living
Karen Holt, Longview Outreach Coordinator
4713 Troup Hwy
Tyler, TX 75703
903-581-7542
www.etcil.org

East Texas Children’s Therapy Services, Inc.
1001 WSW Loop 323
Tyler, TX 75701
and
2834 Bill Owens Parkway
Longview, TX 75604


East Texas Crisis Center
Kim Singleton
310 Buffalo St.
Canton, Texas 75103

East Texas Crisis Center
2401 Old Noonday Rd
Tyler, TX 75711
903-509-2526 or 800-333-0358 (Hotline)
www.etcc.org/


Fire Horse Farm Therapeutic Equestrian Center
5669 CR 401
Henderson, TX 75654
903-740-3473 or 903-646-0520
Email: fire_horse_farm@yahoo.com
http://www.firehorsefarm.com


KIDZ - Advocates for Kidz and Families with Special Needs
Jason Tinsley
Longview, Texas
903-663-5936

KIDZ First Therapy, Inc
Sue Haywood, PT
2715 Patio St.
Longview, Texas 75605
903-295-0099


Longview Too Ambucs
Carmela Davis
PO Box 331
Longview, Texas 75606
www.longviewtooambucs.org


MOMS (Moms Offering Moms Support)
Stephanie Hacker
903-595-3942 ext. 6255
hacker@tmfhs.org


National Down Syndrome Congress
1370 Center Drive, Suite 102
Atlanta, Georgia 30338
800-232-NDSC
http://ndsccenter.org/


National Down Syndrome Society
666 Broadway
New York, New York 10012
800-221-4602
www.ndss.org


Region 7 Education Resource Center
903-988-6700
www.esc7.net


Special Blessings Ministry in Whitehouse
Lainie Browning
903-316-8550
lainiebrowning@hotmail.com
www.firstw.org/special-blessings


Special Needs Ministries (JOY) in Lindale
Leslie Stevens
903-882-3323 ext. 19903-240-1533


Special Olympics of Texas
State Headquarters
7715 Chevy Chase Dr.
Suite 120
Austin, TX 78752
800-876-JOIN (5646)
www.specialolympicstexas.org

Specs4Us - Superior Precision Eyewear for Children who are Special
800-586-1885
specs4us.com/info@specs4us.com


Texas Education Agency (TEA)
Veronica Harris, Director of Special Education
Region Ten Education Service Center
972-348-1536
Special Education Infoline: 800-252-9668

Texas' Special Kids
Doug and Patsy Arnold
PO Box 151335
Arlington, Texas 76015

Trinity Mother Frances Respite Care Program
706 Turtle Creek
Tyler, Texas 75701
903-595-3942 ext. 6255
Rebecca Haling or Tracy Blacketer
harlingr@tmfhs.org


Trinity Pediatrics Clinic (for children with Special Needs)
706 Turtle Creek
Tyler, Texas 75701
903-595-3942

Windridge Therapeutic Equestrian Center of East Texas, Inc
PO Box 5932
Longview, Texas 75608-5932
903-797-2414
windridgetx@aol.com

The Brookwood Community ~ Where Adults With Functional Disabilities Contribute To The World
1752 FM 1489 ~ Brookshire , Texas 77423
Main Telephone 281-375-2100
FAX 281-375-2160
Cafe Reservations 281-375-2400
Tours 281-375-2158
www.brookwoodcommunity.org

Sesame Street Autism Resources for Parents
Reduce the Noise: Help Loved Ones with Sensory Overload Enjoy Shopping
Educational Resources for Special Needs
Moving with Special Needs Kids
Home Modifications for Special Needs Kids
Estate Planning for Parents of Special Needs Kids