Advocate Groups

Parent Support Arizona

Parent Support Arizona offers education and civil rights advocacy; connects families with local resources and supports families as they navigate the public education system, state developmental disability system and behavioral health system. Is your child struggling at school? You do not have to go through this alone, let us help. If you would like to discuss your child’s unique needs, please contact us to schedule an appointment.

Ph: 480-382-4020

Email: nicole@parentsupportarizona.com

Address: 625 W. Southern Avenue, Suite E-173

Mesa, AZ 85210

Contact phone: 480-382-4020

Website: https://www.parentsupportarizona.com/

 

Raising Special Kids

Raising Special Kids is a 501 ( c ) 3 non-profit organization that provides support and information for parents of children, from birth to age 26, with a full range of disabilities and special health care needs. Programs are offered at no cost to families, and are available in English and Spanish.

Ph: 520-441-4007

Toll Free: 800-237-3007

Email: info@raisingspecialkids.org

Address: 5025 E. Washington St. Suite 204, Phoenix, AZ 85034

Website: http://www.raisingspecialkids.org/

 

Arizona Center for Disability Law (ACDL)

The Arizona Center for Disability Law (ACDL) is a not for profit public interest law firm, dedicated to protecting the rights of individuals with physical, mental, psychiatric, sensory and cognitive disabilities. We provide a variety of legal services to people with disabilities and/or disability-related problems. We focus primarily on those cases in which individuals have nowhere else to go for legal support.

Ph: 520-327-9547

Toll Free: 800-922-1447

Email: center@azdisabilitylaw.org

Address: 177 N. Church Ave. Suite 800, Tucson, AZ 85701

Fax: 520-884-0992

Website: http://www.raisingspecialkids.org/

 

Tucson Alliance for Autism (TAFA)

TAFA’s mission is to promote community awareness and provide diagnostic and therapeutic services for individuals with an Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD); to educate and support professionals and families on ASD-related issues; to stimulate research and represent the best interests of the autism community in Tucson and its surrounding areas.

Ph: 520-319-5857

Email: *see website under “Contact us” *

Address: 3111 E. 2nd Street Tucson, AZ 85716

Website: http://www.tucsonallianceforautism.com/home.html

Offers support groups for the following areas:

  • Sibling Groups
  • Parent Support Groups
  • Adult Autism Spectrum Community Support Groups
  • Adult Autism Spectrum Family Support Groups