The links below will get you in touch with resources for your child with special needs. These include adaptive exercise resources, special therapies, and places to have your child evaluated for behavioral or developmental concerns.
Department of Health & Human Services – Disability Services
Start here! Contact your local Developmental Services Office first for comprehensive resources for your child with special needs.
Nevada PEP is a nonprofit organization that provides information, services and training to Nevada families of children with disabilities.
Nevada Early Intervention
Nevada Early Intervention Services (NEIS) provides services to children birth until 3 years of age with developmental delay or disabilities, and their families.
Special Sources Nevada
Special Sources Nevada is a resource guide for those who care for children, teens, or young adults with special needs.
Adaptive Resource Guide
Special Olympics of Nevada
Special Olympics of Nevada provides year round sports training and athletic competition for children and adults with intellectual disabilities.
Families for Effective Treatment of Autism
Families for Effective Treatment of Autism (FEAT) provides families of children diagnosed with autism information on available treatment resources.
UNLV’s Ackerman Autism Center
UNLV’s Ackerman Autism Center provides diagnostic, treatment, and intervention services for infants, children, adolescents and young adults with autism and neurodevelopmental challenges.
UNLV Autism Resources
My Left Foot Children’s Therapy
My Left Foot Children’s Therapy provides fun and functional speech therapy, feeding therapy, physical therapy, occupational therapy, and aquatic therapy for children in need.
Functional Therapy Resources