The A-List is a “Parents Only” discussion list about Missouri special education resources and issues in autism. Parents can apply to join by contacting MO-FEAT at email@example.com or 636-527-FEAT (3328) or 1-877-275-8988. To subscribe directly, email the A-List
Missouri Family-to-Family Resource Center at UMKC-IHD
Sheli Reynolds, contact person
Bus: 816-235-1759 , E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
National grassroots network of families, friends, and advocates for health care services that are family centered, community-based, comprehensive, coordinated and culturally competent for all children/youth with special health care needs. Promotes the inclusion of all families as decision makers at all levels of health care; and supports essential partnerships between families and professionals. To visit their website, click here.
Easter Seals Midwest (formerly Lifeskills | Touchpoint Autism Services)
TouchPoint Autism Services offers Parent Training, a two-week intensive behavior therapy course for
families dealing with autism. This training will help your child and family immediately. Learn more>>
Sound Advice on Autism
To answer parents' questions about autism spectrum disorders, the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) offers a collection of interviews with pediatricians, researchers and parents. Learn more>>
Respite care is short term, temporary care provided to people with disabilities so that their families can take a break from the daily routine and stress of caregiving. Respite services may sometimes involve overnight care. Ask your case manager through your Regional Office for more information or your local SB40 board.