Special Needs & Exceptional Family Member Resources 

The Angel Bus
Angel Bus is a nonprofit corporation dedicated to providing compassionate, non-emergency long-distance ground transportation to patients in need.  Angel Bus utilizes motor coaches and their volunteer drivers as well as commercial buses.

ACT Today! (Autism Care and Treatment Today!), is a national non-profit organization whose mission is to raise awareness and provide treatment services to families that cannot afford the treatments and services their children require. Recognizing the extraordinary challenges military families experience (waging a battle on two fronts...one for their country and another for their children), ACT Today! for Military Families is a dedicated fund to assist military families impacted by autism. ACT Today! for Military Families works to improve awareness and delivery of effective autism services, and provides financial assistance to military families to help defray out-of-pocket costs associated with autism treatments and other quality of life programs.Watch this video and learn about how autism is affecting families in the military:

Armed Services YMCA
ASYMCA runs more than 150 programs around the world to ease the burden of the families of junior-enlisted military personnel.

Army MWR Child and Youth Services
CYS provides a host of programs and activities for military children of all ages.

Easter Seals
Easter Seals provides exceptional services, education, outreach, and advocacy so that people living with autism and other disabilities can live, learn, work and play in our communities. 

Family Support 360
Family Support 360 is an initiative from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services’ (HHS) Administration for Children and Families (ACF), Administration on Developmental Disabilities (ADD). Through this effort, ADD has provided grants to local service providers nationwide to create one-stop centers to assist the families of those with developmental disabilities (DD).

Kids.gov is the official kids' portal for the U.S. government. It links to over 1,200 web pages from government agencies, schools, and educational organizations, all geared to the learning level and interest of kids.

Our Military Kids
Provides tangible support  and grants to children of deployed National Guard and Military Reserve personnel, severely injured Servicemembers for extracurricular activities.

Financial Aid Database for Disabled Students

Comprehensive listing of numerous scholarship options for students with disabilities that range from national financial aid opportunities to local opportunities within the United States and Canada. Each scholarship profile indicates whether online programs at accredited colleges or universities are eligible for the award.