Developmental Disabilities

Developmental Disabilities

able South Carolina
Serves counties in the Midlands and Upstate regions. There is information about local support groups on the Web site.
http://www.able-sc.org/
Camp Spearhead
(Greenville County Recreation District)
This camp provides summer camping activities to children and adults with special needs. It is located in Cleveland, SC.
https://greenvillerec.com/therapeutic-special-needs/
Developmental Disabilities
(MEDLINEplus)
Links to sites which have been reviewed by librarians at the National Library of Medicine.
https://medlineplus.gov/developmentaldisabilities.html
Intellectual Disability (formerly Mental Retardation)
(Center for Parent Information and Resources)
This fact sheet provides an overview of mental retardation, including signs, causes, tips for parents, and educational needs.
http://www.parentcenterhub.org/intellectual/
Special Olympics of South Carolina
The Special Olympics of South Carolina provides sports training and competition for children and adults with mental retardation. There is information about upcoming events and how to become involved.
http://so-sc.org/
What Is an Intellectual Disability?
(Nemours Foundation)
This web page is geared toward kids. It provides an introduction to intellectual disabilities.
http://kidshealth.org/en/kids/mental-retardation.html

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