Parent & Practitioner Resources

“Telling Your Story” App

Summary:
“Telling Your Story” is a free app for iTunes that enables persons with disabilities, family members, and other advocates to craft a personal story that they can use to advocate for policy changes at all levels of government.URL:
https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/telling-your-story/id541403749?mt=8

“TSA Cares” Hotline

Summary: 
The Transportation Security Administration (TSA) announced the launch of TSA Cares, a new helpline number designed to assist travelers with disabilities and medical conditions prior to getting to the airport. Travelers may call TSA Cares toll free at 1-855-787 2227 prior to traveling with questions about screening policies, procedures and what to expect at the security checkpoint.URL: 
https://www.tsa.gov/travel/passenger-support

21 and Able

Summary:
21 and Able is an initiative that is working to create a roadmap for youth with disabilities who are transitioning out of the education and supportive services system to work, live independently, and participate actively in their communities to the extent possible for each individual.URL:
https://uwswpa.org/21-and-able/

AAP Council on School Health

Summary:
The Council on School Health website (below) is primarily for clinicians with an interest in school health, whether as a practicing clinician involved in the intersection of health and education or as a school consultant responsible for school or district school health issues. The site is intended to provide technical assistance and relevant resources to support this interest.URL:
https://www.aap.org/en-us/about-the-aap/Committees-Councils-Sections/Council-on-School-Health/Pages/School-Health.aspx