Useful Links & Resources

Upcoming Community Events/Workshops: 

  • Roommate i-Match Expo | September 20, 2018 | 9:30am – 3:30pm
    • Loudoun County Mental Health, Substance Abuse & Developmental Services (MHSADS) 906 Trailview Boulevard SE, Leesburg, VA 20175 in the Aspen Room
    • The Northern Virginia Housing & Supportive Services Team invites individuals in the Settlement Agreement population and others with a disability who are looking for a roommate or who have a room to rent, their families, support coordinators and/or service providers to the Expo.
    • The Expo will be split into AM and PM sessions with a lunch of pizza and drinks provided by Loudoun County MHSADS.  Participants can attend one or both sessions. More information here. 
  • Frontiers in Autism Research Symposium | September 21, 2018 | 7:30am – 1:30pm | Falls Church Marriott Fairview Park, Falls Church, VA
    • Join the community at the 4th annual Frontiers in Autism Research Symposium on Friday, September 21st. The program is open to all at no cost, and breakfast and lunch will be provided. This program will feature groundbreaking research as well as a keynote speaker. 


Useful Websites

A Case for Inclusion: United Cerebral Palsy 2015 Report
See how well each State Medicaid program serves Americans with intellectual and developmental disabilities and their families.


National Dissemination Center for Children with Disabilities

National Center for Learning Disabilities


Section 504

From NCLD  Understanding Section 504

From the government

And on Wrightslaw:

Federal Laws

IDEA 2004 (the law that governs special education):

ADAAA 2008 (the Americans With Disabilities Act Amendments Act): and explained by Wrightslaw at:


Special Education Law Links

Restraint and Seclusion of Students with Disabilities

General Information about Parent’s & Student’s Rights Under VA Law


Decision Making at Age 18

Social Security and Disability Benefits

Behavior & Discipline


College Bound?

Food Allergies

Representative Payee

Contact us:

Phone: 703.777.1939

Fax: 703.777.1935