Disability Resources for Parents and Children

Government Agencies

U.S. Office for Civil Rights
(617) 223- 9662
FAX (617) 223-9669
Office of Special Education

Department of Education
255 Capitol Street NE
Salem, OR 97310-0203
(503) 378-3600
Web: http://www.ode.state.or.us/ 

Early Intervention/Early Childhood Special Education Dept. (Birth to Age 5)
Department of Education
255 Capitol Street N.E.
Salem, OR 97310-0203
(503) 378-3600
Web: http://www.ode.state.or.us/

Oregon Disabilities Commission
1257 Ferry Street SE
Salem, OR 97310
(503) 378-3142

Voc. Rehabilitation Division, Dept. of Human Services
500 Summer Street, NE-E87
Salem, OR 97301
(503) 945-5880
Web: http://www.oregon.gov/DHS/vr/

General Support Organizations

Adaptive Sports
Oregon Adaptive Sports
Web: http://oregonadaptivesports.org/

Adaptive Sports Northwest
Web: http://www.adaptivesportsnw.org/

Northwest Association for Blind Athletes
Web: http://nwaba.org/?page_id=269

Portland Parks & Recreation
Web: http://www.portlandoregon.gov/parks/39830

Special Olympics of Oregon
Web: http://www.soor.org/


Child Development & Rehab. Center
Oregon Health Sciences University
P.O. Box 574
Portland, OR 97207-0574
(503) 494-8362
Email: sellsc@OHSU.edu
Web: www.ohsu.edu/cdrc

Easter Seals Oregon
5757 S.W. Macadam Avenue
Portland, OR 97239
(503) 228-5108
Email: info@or.easterseals.com
Web: http://www.or.easterseals.com

Oregon Institute on Disability and Development
Oregon Health Sciences University
P.O. Box 574
Portland, OR 97207-0574
(503) 494-8364 b
Email: oidd@ohsu.edu
Web: http://www.ohsu.edu/oidd/

Oregon PTA
531 SE 14th Avenue, Room 205
Portland, OR 97214-2427
(503) 234-3928
Email: or_office@pta.org
Email: or_pres@pta.org

RISE (formally Oregon Parent Training Institute, OPTI)
2288 Liberty Street NE, Salem, OR 97301
503-581-8156
Email: info@oregonrisecenter.org

Legal/Family Support

Disability Rights Oregon
610 SW Broadway, Suite 200
 Portland, OR 97205
Voice: 503-243-2081 or 1-800-452-1694
Fax: 1-503-243-1738
Web: http://www.disabilityrightsoregon.org

Direction Service
Sybil Ford
PO Box 51360
Eugene, OR 97405
(541) 686-5060
Web: www.directionservice.org

Autism

Autism Society of Oregon
Genevieve Athens
P.O. Box 396
Marylhurst, OR 97036
(503) 636-1676 (503) 636-1696 (fax)
Email: athensc@comcast.net
Web: http://autismsocietyoregon.org/resources/

Blind/Vision Impaired

Oregon Commission for the Blind
535 SE 12th Avenue
Portland, OR 97214
(503) 731-3221
Web: http://www.oregon.gov/blind/Pages/index.aspx

Deaf/Hard of Hearing

Deaf and Hearing Impaired Access Program
Oregon Disabilities Commission
1257 Ferry Street, SE
Salem, OR 97310
(503) 378-3142 b
Email: tj.x.davis@state.or.us
 
Children's Developmental Health Institute
1675 SW Marlow Ave, Ste 200
Portland, OR 97225
(503) 228-6479
Email: rainier@childrenspdx.org
Web: www.childrenspdx.org

Oregon School for the Deaf
Janet Johanson, Outreach Coordinator
999 Locust St. NE
Salem, OR 97303
(503) 378-3825
Email: outreach@osd.k12.or.us
Web: www.osd.k12.or.us

Oregon Speech and Hearing Association
P.O. Box 523
Salem, OR 97308
(503) 370-7019
Web: http://www.oregonspeechandhearing.org/

Oregon Association of the Deaf
P.O. Box 8054
Salem, OR 97303
http://oad1921.org/directory

Developmental Disabilities

The Arc of Oregon
1745 State Street
Salem, OR 97301
(503) 581-2726 (877) 581-2726 
Web: http://www.thearcoregon.org/

Eastern Oregon Regional Crisis/Diversion Program
17 SW Frazer, Suite 309
Pendleton, OR 97801
(541) 278-8668
Email: susan_l._purcell@class.oregonvos.net
Web: http://www.eoddr.org

Oregon Developmental Disabilities Council
540 24th Place, NE
Salem, OR 97301-4517
(503) 945-9941
Email: ocdd@ocdd.org
Web: http://www.ocdd.org/

University of Oregon Center for Excellence in Developmental Disabilities Education, Research, and Service (UCEDD), Center on Human Development University of Oregon
901 E. 18th Avenue
Eugene, OR 97403
(541) 346-3591
Email: ucedd@uoregon.edu
Web: http://ucedd.uoregon.edu/

Emotional Disturbance/Behavior/Mental Health

Mental Health Association of Oregon
620 S.W. 5th Avenue, 5th Floor
Portland, OR 97204
(503) 243-2081
Email: mhaoregon@aol.com
Email: mhaoregon@oradvocacy.org

Mental Health and DD Services Division
P.O. Box 14250
Salem, OR 97309-0740
(503) 945-9739

NAMI (National Alliance on Mental Illness)
4701 SE 24th St., Suite E
Portland, OR 97202
http://www.nami.org

Learning Disabilities

Learning Disabilities Association of Oregon
P.O. Box 1221
Portland, OR 97207
(503) 641-3768

Physical Disabilities/Gross and Fine Motor

United Cerebral Palsy of OR & Southwest Washington
7830 SE Foster Road
Portland, OR 97206
(503) 777-4167
Email: bthoune@ucpaorwa.org

Speech/Language/Communication

Hearing & Speech Institute
3515 SW US Veterans Hospital Rd.
Portland, OR 97239
(503) 228-6479
Email: ryanc@hearingandspeech.org
Web: www.hearingandspeech.org

Mommy Speech Therapy
Web: http://mommyspeechtherapy.com/

Connections for Communication Disorders and Sciences
Web: http://www.mnsu.edu/comdis/kuster2/sptherapy.html

Oregon Speech and Hearing Association
P.O. Box 523
Salem, OR 97308
(503) 370-7019
Web: http://www.oregonspeechandhearing.org/

Traumatic Brain Injury

Brain Injury Association of Oregon
1118 Lancaster Drive NE, PMB-345
Salem, OR 97301
(503) 585-0855
Email: biaor@open.org
Web: http://www.biaoregon.org/

The Oregon Brain Injury Resource Network
345 N. Monmouth Avenue
Monmouth, OR 97361
(503) 585-0855
Email: tbi@wou.edu

Centers for Disease Control Traumatic Brain Injury Topics
http://www.cdc.gov/traumaticbraininjury/