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1605 Peachtree Street

Suite 100
Zip30309
Counties ServedFulton, DeKalb, Douglas, Newton, Rockdale, Clayton, Gwinnett, and Cobb Counties
Phone404 870-7700
InsuranceNo
MedicaidNo
Sliding ScaleNo
Other Paymentsno fees for services
Service DescriptionCase management, childcare program at Grady Hospital, special programs for children, "Buddy" program for families.

6255 Barfiels Road

Suite 100
Zip30328
Counties ServedAll Metro Atlanta Counties
1st Contact NameLinda Zimmerman
Title 1Executive Director
Phone404-961-9966
Emaillzimmerman@amitatlanta.org
InsuranceNo
MedicaidNo
Sliding ScaleYes
Service Description"A centralized Jewish special education agency, provides a continuum of services to ensure that children, regardless of ability, can maximize their potential and participation in all aspects of Jewish education through partnership with families, educators and the broader community." Services include ability awareness training, educational needs advocacy, parents of children with special needs support and networking, peer mentor program, early intervention, academic assistance, resource center.

3500 Annandale Lane

Zip30024
Counties ServedAll Metro Atlant Counties
1st Contact NameTammy Severino
Title 1Director of Admissions
Phone770-932-4865 or 678-907-7301
Emailtammy.severino@annandale.org
InsuranceNo
MedicaidNo
Sliding ScaleNo
Other PaymentsFee based
Service DescriptionA community for adults with developmental disabilities offering a comprehensive range of residential and non-residential programs.

1440 Dutch Valley Place

Suite 200
Zip30324
Counties ServedMetro Atlanta
1st Contact NameLesa Hope
Phone404-881-9777
InsuranceNo
MedicaidNo
Sliding ScaleYes
Other PaymentsSome free services
Service DescriptionProvides community based services to individuals and families with developmental disabilities. Services include homevisits,education on disabilities and daily living skills.

3160 Northside Parkway, NW

Zip30327
Counties ServedMetro Atlanta
Phone404-233-5332
InsuranceYes
MedicaidNo
Sliding ScaleYes
Service DescriptionEducational programs for learning disabilities or hearing impaired; speech/language, audiology, and language/learning disabilities; diagnostic/therapeutic clinics
Eligibility: No restrictions
Fees: Straight fee for clinical services, sliding fee, scale for school

1901 Century Blvd

Suite 20
Zip30345
Counties ServedState wide with services in Atlanta
Phone404- 633-8911
InsuranceYes
MedicaidYes
Sliding ScaleYes
Other PaymentsSome free services
Service DescriptionExtensive services for children with auditory delays and their families.

2971 Flowers Road, South

Suite 140
Zip30341
Counties ServedMetro Atlanta
Phone770-904-4474
InsuranceNo
MedicaidNo
Sliding ScaleNo
Other Paymentsmost services are free
Service DescriptionMeetings, conferences; public awareness/education; advocacy, information and referral, newsletter
Eligibility: Individuals with autism, their families, friends and professionals who work with them.

3525 Lawrenceville-Suwanee Road

Suite 101
Zip30024
Counties ServedThree Metro Atlanta locations
InsuranceNo
MedicaidNo
Sliding ScaleNo
Other PaymentsPayment options may be available
Service DescriptionA comprehensive individualized program that integrates physical and cognitive exercises with dietary change. Addressing behavior, school/academic concerns, nutrition and diet, socialization, communication, motor coordination, and sensory integration for those diagnosed with ADHD, learning disabilities, autism spectrum, Aspergers, Tourrettes, etc.

1841 Montreal Road

Suite 220
Zip30084
Counties ServedAll Georgia Counties
Phone678-937-1555
InsuranceNo
MedicaidNo
Sliding ScaleNo
Service DescriptionProvides support,advocacy and education for those affected by brain injury.The foundation has a toll free helpline, thirty two (32) statewide support groups, five (5) camps for youth and adults, and an extensive online resource library. Hours: Monday through Friday 9am-5pm. Has experience with adoptive and foster families.

2300 Holcomb Bridge Road

Suite 103 #366
Zip30076
1st Contact NameJulie Bell
Phone770-993-4559
Service DescriptionJob coaching and community support for teens and adults with developmental disabilities.

3160 Francis Road

Zip30004
Phone770-664-7178
Emailinfo@canineassistants.org
Phone1-800-771-7221
InsuranceNo
MedicaidNo
Sliding ScaleNo
Other PaymentsNo Fees
Service DescriptionCanine program for children who have mobility impairments, seizure disorders, hearing loss, and developmental disabilities. Dogs are trained to open doors, pull wheelchairs, turn on lights, go for help, and many other skills for impaired individuals. Dogs also help with socialization, as well as assist in programs for rehabilitation, disabilities awareness, reading proficiency, and rehab therapy.
ExperienceHas experience with adoptive and foster families.

739 W. Peachtree Street,NW

Zip30308
Counties ServedMetro Atlanta for home-based services, no restrictions for other services Eligibility
Phone404-875-9011
InsuranceNo
MedicaidNo
Sliding ScaleYes
Service DescriptionLow vision evaluation/assistive devices; information and referral; BEGIN program; Individual & group counseling
AreasServed: Metro Atlanta for home-based services, no restrictions for other services Eligibility: Visually impaired.

3107 Clairmont Road Suite A

Zip30329
Counties ServedGeorgia
1st Contact NameJoe Sarra
Phone404-248-1980
Emailjsarra@childkind.org
InsuranceYes
MedicaidYes
Sliding ScaleYes
Other PaymentsNo Fee
Service DescriptionWe support families of children with disabilities through educational workshops, resource referrals for community services, medical support services, foster care services, foster parent trainings, and system advocacy

376 Oakdale Rd.,N.E.

Zip30307
Counties ServedDekalb and Fulton counties
Phone404-523-8849
Emailcitizenadvocacy1@bellsouth.net
InsuranceNo
MedicaidNo
Sliding ScaleNo
Service DescriptionProvides advocacy for individuals with developmental disabilities. Serving all ages.
Monday through Friday 9am-5pm. Call for an appointment.
ExperienceHas experience with adoptive and foster families.

P.O. Box 1172

Zip30085
Counties ServedStatewide
1st Contact NameRichard Bowman
Phone706-278-1472
Emailrbowman@altell.net
InsuranceYes
MedicaidYes
Sliding ScaleNo
Other PaymentsSome free services
Service DescriptionQuarterly meetings at various sites. Call for information.

4487 Park Drive

Suite A
Zip30093
Phone770-469-6226
Phone1-866-618-2823
Emailintake@ccsgeorgia.org
InsuranceNo
MedicaidNo
Sliding ScaleNo
Other Paymentscheck with agency for any fees
Service DescriptionDevelopment of recreational and social skills, after- school programming, Life skills training, Transportation training and assistance, On-going support for participants and their families, CCS Youth Group, Respite, Independent Living Program (STEP), support to families of people with developmental disabilities.

1551 Shoup Court

Zip30322
Counties ServedGeorgia
Phone404-727-8350
InsuranceYes
MedicaidYes
Sliding ScaleYes
Other PaymentsSome free services
Service DescriptionReferrals for support services, school inclusion program, and family support. Year around research based pre-school for children with autism.
Eligibility: Individuals with PDD or autism and those who provide for them.

1462 Clifton Road

Suite 235
Zip30322
Counties ServedMetro Atlanta
Phone404-727-7451
InsuranceNo
MedicaidNo
Sliding ScaleYes
Service DescriptionStress management; educational testing including IQ, learning disabilities & ADD assessments; psychological testing
Eligibility: No restrictions

2625 Cumberland Parkway

Suite 400
Zip30339
Counties ServedStatewide
Phone678-306-1210
Emailepilepsyga@mindspring.com
Phone1-800-527-7105
InsuranceNo
MedicaidNo
Sliding ScaleYes
Other PaymentsSome free services
Service DescriptionSupport groups in Athens, Augusta, Gainesville, Savannah, Valdosta, Cobb, Forsythe, South Metro, Northwest GA, and Middle GA. Summer camps for several types of conditions. Sponsors the Georgia Parent and Family Network for Seizure Disorders for telephone support.

3050 Presidential Dr.

Suite 114
Zip30340
Counties ServedMetro Atlanta
1st Contact NameLucy Cusick
Phone770-234-9111
InsuranceNo
MedicaidNo
Sliding ScaleNo
Other PaymentsNo fee
Service DescriptionA non-profit organization that provides emotional, informational and physical support to families who have children with chronic or terminal illness, or life-long disabilities. Children served range from newborns, to adolescents who have various medical conditions.
Monthly support groups meeting; bi-monthly newsletter, family activities, education conferences, and summer day camps. Saturday respite care.