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Community Support Connections

Below you will find information regarding various disability-related services in our area. This information is offered strictly as a resource and should not be considered a recommendation, referral, or endorsement of any particular service provider. This information is not all-inclusive and is offered only for your convenience. This helpful resource page is updated often, so please check back regularly for updated information!

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Ability Connection provides a full range of services for people with physical and intellectual disabilities as they strive to achieve their highest level of independence.

Resource Center of Tarrant County

The Aging and Disability Resource Center of Tarrant County helps people who are aging or have a disability, their families, and caregivers, in understanding their options and successfully connecting with the services and supports they need.

The ARC Texas

The ARC of Texas promotes, protects, and advocates for the human rights and self-determination of Texans with intellectual and developmental disabilities.

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Autism Speaks is dedicated to promoting solutions, across the spectrum and throughout the lifespan, for the needs of individuals with autism and their families through advocacy and support; increasing understanding and acceptance of autism spectrum disorder; and advancing research into causes and better interventions for autism spectrum disorder and related conditions.

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Child Study Center provides children with complex developmental and behavioral disabilities the highest quality diagnosis, treatment, and education, to help them achieve their full potential.

Coalition of Texans with Disabilities

Coalition of Texans with Disabilities works to ensure that persons with disabilities may work, live, learn, play and participate fully in the community of their choice. They focus on the areas of governmental advocacy, public awareness activities, and professional disability consulting.

Disability Rights Texas (DRTx)

Disability Rights Texas (DRTx) is the federally designated legal protection and advocacy agency (P&A) for people with disabilities in Texas.

MHMR Tarrant County

Early Childhood Intervention (ECI) works with families of young children with developmental delays and provides the resources and support they need to reach their goals.

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A funding source of last resort that provides a safety net for Tarrant County children whose medical, dental, physical, social, psychological, and educational needs have not been met by other community resources.

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Helping Restore Ability assists individuals and families of all ages by providing personal care attendant services to help the child or adult remain self-sufficient so they may continue to live in their homes, go to school and/or work, and most importantly to maintain their independence and dignity.

Hope Center for Autism

The Hope Center 4 Autism helps to enable children on the autism spectrum and their families to live more fully functional lives.

MHMR Tarrant County

MHMR of Tarrant County provides community-based services for youth and adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities (IDD), mental health conditions, and substance use disorders, as well as babies and young children with developmental delays. 


NAMI is a grassroots, family and consumer, self-help, support, education, and advocacy organization dedicated to improving the lives of persons with serious mental illnesses, also known as severe brain disorders.

Partners Resource Network

Partners Resource Network can help parents understand their child’s disability; understand your rights and responsibilities under IDEA; obtain and evaluate resources and services; and effectively participate as a team member with professionals in planning services for your child.

REACH Resource Centers on Independent Living

REACH - Resource Centers on Independent Living provides services for people with disabilities so that they are able to lead self-directed lives and educates the general public about disability-related topics in order to promote a barrier-free community.


A collection of information related to post-secondary education, employment, and adult living. Some links include activities and lessons.

Texas Project First

TX Project First - A project of the Texas Education Agency committed to providing accurate and consistent information to parents and families of students with disabilities.

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Provides family members and professionals with the tools, resources, and services to build successful families.

Texas Transition

Transition information resource designed to inform and support parents, teachers, and anyone who is committed to the successful transition of children with disabilities into post-school environments.

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Information and online application site for state benefit programs such as SNAP (food assistance), TANF (financial aid), and other support services.