The Learning Disabilities Association of Texas

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RESOURCES, WEB SITES AND DIRECTORIES

This site contains the following resources:

  • Learning Disabilities Association Web Sites
  • Information
  • Laws
  • Higher Education
  • State/Federal Agencies
  • National Directory of Related Organizations/Agencies
  • Texas Directory of Related Organizations/Agencies
  • Organizations of Interest to Persons with Reading Disabilities

Learning Disabilities Association Web Sites

LDA of America

LDA of Texas

Park Cities LDA

 

Information

Disability Rights Texas
(Formerly: Advocacy, Inc.)

Disability Scoop
A Premier Source for Disability News

LD Online

Learning Ally
Formerly: Recording for the Blind and Dyslexic

Literacy and Learning Disabilities Collection, National Institute for Literacy

National Dissemination Center for Children and Youth with Disabilities (NICHCY)
Formerly: National Information Center for Children and Youth with Disabilities

National Institute of Mental Health

 

Laws

Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA)

Section 504, Rehabilitation Act of 1973

Special Education Rules & Regulations

Disability Rights Education & Defense Fund (DREDF)
ADA, IDEA, and Section 504
Side-by-side Comparison

 

Higher Education

Association of Higher Education and Disability (AHEAD)

HEATH Resource Center
Accommodations

 

State/Federal Agencies

Adult Education & Literacy

Americans with Disabilities Act Technical Assistance Program

Office for Civil Rights (OCR)

Office of Special Education (TEA)

Office of Special Education Programs (OSEP)

Office of Special Education and Rehabilitative Services (OSERS)

President's Task Force on Employment of Adults with Disabilities

Texas Education Agency

U.S. Department of Education

 

National Directory of Related Organizations/Agencies

Attention Deficit Disorder Association (ADDA)
PO Box 7557
Wilmington, DE 19803-9997
Phone/Fax: (800) 939-1019
Email: website

Association on Higher Education & Disability (AHEAD)
107 Commerce Center Dr., Suite 204
Huntersville, NC 28078
Phone: 1-704-947-7779

Association of Learning Disabled Adults
Friendship Station
PO Box 9722
Washington, DC 20016

Boys Town
Boys Town Texas
Tools for Positive Learning / End to Bullying
Boys Town National Headquarters
14100 Crawford St.
Boys Town, NE 68010
Phone: 402-498-1300
National Hotline: 1-800-448-3000

Council for Exceptional Children (CEC)
Information and Resources for Teaching Students with Learning Disabilities
2900 Crystal Drive, Suite 1000
Arlington, VA 22202-3557
Phone:1.888.232.7733

Council for Learning Disabilities
11184 Antioch Road
Box 405
Overland Park, KS 66210
Phone: 1.913.491.1011

Educational Resources Information Center (ERIC)
(Search by Author, Thesaurus Descriptor, Dates, Audience, Source, Education Level, Publication Type)
ERIC PROJECT
C/o Computer Sciences Corporation
655 15th Street, NW, Suite 500
Washington, DC 20005
Phone: 1.800.538.3742
Email: website access

HEATH Resource Center (post-secondary info)
The Georgetown Washington University
2134 G. Street, NW
Washington, DC 20052-0001
Phone: 1.202.973.0904

International Dyslexia Association (IDA)
40 York Road, 4th Floor
Baltimore, MD 21204-5202
Phone: 1.800.222.3123 or 1.410.296.0232
Email: website access

Learning Disabilities Association of America (LDA)\
4156 Library Road
Pittsburgh, PA 15234-1349
Phone: 1.412.341.1515

LD Online
WETA Public Television
2775 S. Quincy St.
Arlington, VA 22206
Email: website access

National Center for Learning Disabilities (NCLD)
381 Park Avenue South, Ste. 1401
New York, NY 10016
Phone: 1.212.545.7510; Toll free: 1.888.575.7373
Email: website access

National Dissemination Center for Children with Disabilities (NICHCY)
NICHCY web site in English
NICHCY web site in Spanish
1825 Connecticut Ave NW, Suite 700
Washington, DC 20009
Phone: 1.800.695.0285 (Toll-free, Voice/TTY)

National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH)
Public Information and Communications Branch
6001 Executive Blvd., Room 8184, MSC 9663
Bethesda, MD 20892-9663
Phone: Toll free 1.866.615.6464

Office of Special Education and Rehabilitative Services (OSERS)
U.S. Department of Education
400 Maryland Avenue, SW
Washington, DC 20202-7100
Phone: 1-800-872-5327

Office of Special Education Programs (OSEP)
U.S. Department of Education
400 Maryland Avenue, SW
Washington, D.C. 20202-7100
Phone: 1-800-872-5327

 

Texas Directory of Related Organizations/Agencies

Disability Rights Texas
Formerly: Advocacy, Incorporated
7800 Shoal Creek Blvd. #171-E
Austin, TX 78757-1024
Phone: 1.512.454.4816; 1.800.252.9108

Central Texas Regional Office: 512.454.4816
East Texas Regional Office: 713.974.7691
El Paso Regional Office: 915.542.0585
North Texas Regional Office: 214.630.0916
South Texas Regional Office: 210.737.0499
West Texas Regional Office: 806.765.7794

Coalition of Texans with Disabilities (CTD)
316 W. 12th Street, Ste.405
Austin, TX 78701
Phone: 1.512.478.3366

Department of Assistive and Rehabilitation Services (DARS)
Formerly: Texas Rehabilitation Commission
4800 N. Lamar Blvd.
Austin, TX 78756
Phone: 1.800.628.5115

Learning Disabilities Association of Texas (LDAT)
P.O. Box 831392
Richardson, TX 75083-1392
contact@ldat.org

Park Cities Learning Disabilities Association of Texas (PCLDA)
Email contact: PCLDA Website

Mental Health America in Texas
Formerly: Mental Health Association in Texas
1210 San Antonio, Ste. 200
Austin, Texas 78701
Phone:  1.512.454.3706; 1-800-273-8255

Partnerships for Assisting Texans with Disabilities (Parent Training and Information Centers)
Partners Resource Network (PRN)
1090 Longfellow Drive, Suite B
Beaumont, TX 77706
Phone: 1.409.898.4684; Toll free (TX) 1.800.866.4726

TEAM Project
Phone: (713)-942-7135 (Toll free)
PATH Project
Phone: (409) 898-4684 (Toll free)
PEN Project
Phone: (806) 762-1434 (Toll free)

Texas Council for Exceptional Children (TCEC)
Special Education Resources
PO Box 6597
San Antonio, TX 78209-0597
Phone: 1.940.898.2186

Texas Council for Developmental Disabilities (TCDD)
Resource Guide on Higher Education for People with Disabilities
6201 E. Oltorf, Suite 600
Austin, TX 78741-7509
Phone: 1.512.437.5432; Toll free 1.800.262.0334

Texas Education Agency (TEA)
Special Education in Texas
Education-related Topics, A-Z
William B. Travis Building
1701 N. Congress Avenue
Austin, TX 78701-1494
Phone: 1.512.463.9734
Email contact: Website

 

Organizations of Interest to Persons with Reading Disabilities

Learning Ally
Formerly: Recording for the Blind and Dyslexic
National Headquarters
20 Roszel Rd.
Princeton, NJ 08540
Phone: 1.866.732.3585

Learning Ally (Texas)
Austin Studio
1314 West 45th Street
Austin, TX 78756
Phone: 1.512.323.9390

National Library Service for the Blind and Physically Handicapped
Serving reading disabilities
The Library of Congress
Washington, DC 20542
Phone: 1.202.707.5100; (Toll Free) 1.800.424.8567

Reading and Radio Resource
Formerly: North Texas Taping & Radio for the Blind
2007 Randall
Dallas, TX 75201
Phone: 1.214.871.7668

Texas State Library & Archives Commission
Talking Book Program
PO Box 12927
Austin, TX 78711-2927
Toll free in TX: 1-800-252-9605 (TX); Austin 1.512.463.5458

Texas Education Agency (TEA)
1701 N. Congress Avenue
Austin, Texas, 78701
(512) 463-9734
Texas Dyslexia Handbook (English)
Texas Dyslexia Handbook (Spanish)



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