Finding services can be a daunting task, especially for parents who are just finding out about their child's diagnosis. You have a million questions and concerns and the last thing you want to do is have to fight to get services for your child, If you can even find any! Below you will find some reference material to help you get started.
On the web
Below are a list of websites to visit. Some are for imformation, while others are a place for services, and some are just for fun.
CYSHCN: Regional Centers for Children and Youth with Special Health Care Needs
Wisconsin has five Regional Centers devoted to supporting families with children and youth with special health care needs (CYSHCN) and the providers who serve them. Each center has specialists. They offer free and private services and can help you:
.Special Olympics is the world's largest sports organization for children and adults with intellectual disabilities providing year-round training and activities to 5 million participants and Unified Sports partners in 172 countries. Special Olympics competitions are held every day, all around the world—including local, national and regional competitions, adding up to more than 100,000 events a year.