Just for Parents

Links Just for ParentsJust for Parents… We have gathered links and resources that we hope will help you and your family. We have categories for every aspect of speech and language, special needs, orofacial myology, etc. The list may seem long, but we have tried to organize it to make it easier to find what you need. Don’t forget to find us on Pinterest! We’re building a resource page for you – from activities for your kids on rainy days to inspirational quotes to speech therapy topics. Share with us the ideas you want to see and we’ll do the research for you!



Help for ParentsAu Pair in America

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Home Page : Speaking of Speech


Abcteach — 5000+ free printable pages and worksheets

Ed Helper.com – Math, Reading Comprehension, Themes, Lesson Plans, and Printable Worksheets

Lesson Planet – Find Teacher-Approved Lesson Plans Quickly & Easily


Advocacy & Conflict Resolution

Learning Disability Center of Hawai’i (LDAH)

Hawai’i Disability Rights (HDR)

Legal Aide Society of Hawaii

Community Resources

Hawaii Easter Seals

Early Intervention System, HI Dept of Health

Special Olympics Hawaii

Special Olympics Hawaii – Young Athletes

Manawale’a Riding Center (Horse Thearpy)

Heartbeat – 24-VII Danceforce

The ARC in Hawaii

Special Needs Hawaii


Down’s Syndrome

Down Syndrome ‘Ohana of Hawai’i

National Down Syndrome Congress

National Down Syndrome Society

International Mosaic Down Syndrome Assoc.

No Child Left Behind

Hawaii Down Syndrome Congress

Keiki O Ka ‘Aina – Poli’s Place


Information & Referral

Exceptional Family Members Program (EFMP)

Hawaii Keiki Information Service System (H-KISS)

Special Parent Information Network (SPIN)


Learning Disabilities/Dyslexia

Misunderstood Minds: http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/misunderstoodminds/

All Kinds of Minds: http://www.allkindsofminds.org

IDonline: http://www.Idonline.org

International Dyslexia Association: http://www.interdys.org/index.jsp

National Center for Learning Disabilities: http://www.LD.org

Council for Exceptional Children: https://www.cec.sped.org/

Children of the Code http://www.childrenofthecode.org/

Lexercise: www.lexercise.com


Assistive Technology

Franklin Electronics: http://www.franklin.com

IBM: http://www-306.ibm.com/software/info1/websphere/index.jsp?tab=products/mobilespeech

Inspiration: http://www.inspiration.com/home.cfm

Hawaii State Library: http://hawaii.sdp.sirsi.net/client/default

Kurzweil Education Systems: http://www.kurzweiledu.com

Kurzweil-National Federation of the Blind Readers: http://www.knfbreader.com/index.php

LiveScribe: http://www.livescribe.com/

Nuance Software: http://www.nuance.com/products

Wizcom Technologies: http://www.wizcomtech.com/

Learning Ally (Formerly Recording for the Blind and Dyslexic) http://www.learningally.org/


Free Audio Books

Audiobooks.org: http://www.audiobooks.org

Audio Books for Free: http://www.audiobooksforfree.com/home

Loyal Books (Formerly Books Should Be Free): http://www.loyalbooks.com/

Bookshare: http://www.bookshare.com

Free Classic Audio Books: http://freeclassicaudiobooks.com/

Hawaii State Library

Learn Out Loud: http://www.learnoutloud.com/

Librivox: https://librivox.org/

Open Culture: http://openculture.com/freeaudiobooks

Voices in the Dark:  http://voicesinthedark.com/content.php?iContent=50


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