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Indiana State Disability Resources

— National Dissemination Center for Children With Disabilities
Updated on May 2, 2014
Official State Web Site
 
Connect with your state's official website to find all manner of state agencies and information, including how to contact your governor and/or your representatives in the Senate and House:
www.in.gov
State Department of Education: Special Education
 
Indiana Department of Education Division of Exceptional Learners Room 229, State House
Indianapolis   IN   46204-2798
(317) 232-0570
rmarra@doe.in.gov
www.doe.in.gov/exceptional
State Coordinator for NCLB (No Child Left Behind)
 
Indiana Department of Education State House, Room 229
Indianapolis   IN   46204
(317) 232-6622
jzaring@doe.in.gov
www.doe.state.in.us
Programs for Infants and Toddlers with Disabilities: Ages Birth through 2
 

Indiana Family and Social Services Administration Division of Disability and Rehabilitative Services Bureau of Child Development Services (BCDS) 402 W. Washington Street, Room W-386

Indianapolis   IN   46204
(800) 441-7837 (in IN)
(317) 233-6092
FirstStepsWeb@fssa.in.gov
http://www.in.gov/fssa/ddrs/2633.htm
Programs for Children with Disabilities: Ages 3 through 5
 
Center for Exceptional Learners Indiana Department of Education
Indianapolis   IN   46204
(317) 232-0567
scochran@doe.in.gov
www.doe.state.in.us/exceptional/speced
State Vocational Rehabilitation Agency
 
Bureau of Rehabilitation Services Indiana Family and Social Services Administration Division of Disability and Rehabilitative Services 402 W. Washington Street, Room W453 P.O. Box 7083
Indianapolis   IN   46207-7083
(800) 545-7763
(317) 234-4475
michael.hedden@fssa.in.gov
www.IN.gov/fssa/
Coordinator for Transition Services
 
Center on Community Living and Careers Indiana Institute on Disability and Community University Center for Excellence Indiana University 2853 E. Tenth Street
Bloomington   IN   47408
(812) 855-6508
tgrossi@indiana.edu
http://www.iidc.indiana.edu/
 
Center for Exceptional Learners Indiana Department of Education State House, Room 229
Indianapolis   IN   46204-2798
(317) 232-0892
zemaitis@doe.in.gov
www.doe.state.in.us/exceptional/speced
Career and Technical Education
 
Department of Career and Technical Education 10 N. Senate Avenue, Room 212
Indianapolis   IN   46204-2277
(317) 234-4106
cguidry@dwd.in.gov
www.state.IN.us/dwd/2846.htm
State Mental Health Agency
 
Division of Mental Health and Addiction Family and Social Services Administration 402 W. Washington Street, Room W353
Indianapolis   IN   46204-2739
(317) 232-7845
cathy.boggs@fssa.in.gov
www.IN.gov/fssa
State Mental Health Representative for Children
 
Children's Services Bureau Division of Mental Health and Addiction Family and Social Services Administration 402 W. Washington Street, Room W353
Indianapolis   IN   46204-2772
(317) 232-7934
kevin.moore@fssa.in.gov
www.IN.gov/fssa
Programs for People with Developmental Disabilities
 
Bureau of Developmental Disabilities Services P.O. Box 7083
Indianapolis   IN   46207-7083
(800) 545-7763
(317) 232-78422
bddshelp@fssa.in.gov
www.in.gov/fssa/ddrs/index.htm
Councils on Developmental Disabilities
 
Governor's Council for People with Disabilities 150 W. Market Street, Suite 628 
Indianapolis   IN   46204
(317) 232-7770
(317) 232-7771 (TTY)
sjackson@gpcpd.org
www.IN.gov/gpcpd/
Protection and Advocacy Agency
 
Indiana Protection and Advocacy Services 4701 N. Keystone Avenue, Suite 222
Indianapolis   IN   46205
(800) 622-4845
(317) 722-5555
(800) 838-1131 (TTY)
info@ipas.in.gov
www.in.gov/ipas
Client Assistance Program
 
Contact Protection and Advocacy Agency.
   
MCH-LEND
 
(Leadership Education in Neurodevelopmental Disabilities) Riley Child Development Center (RCDC) Indiana University School of Medicine James Whitcomb Riley Hospital for Children 702 Barnhill Drive, Room 5837
Indianapolis   IN   46202-5225
(317) 274-8167
jdrau@child-dev.com
www.child-dev.com
Programs for Children with Special Health Care Needs
 
Maternal & Children's Special Health Care Services Division Indiana State Department of Health 2 N. Meridian Street, Suite 7B
Indianapolis   IN   46204
(800) 475-1355
(317) 233-1351
www.in.gov/isdh/19571.htm
State CHIP Program
 
(health care for low-income uninsured children) Hoosier Healthwise Children’s Health Insurance Program Indiana Family and Social Services Administration 402 W. Washington Street, Room 382, MS07
Indianapolis   IN   46204-2739
(800) 889-9949
www.in.gov/fssa/programs/chip
Programs for Children and Youth who are Blind or Visually Impaired
 
Blind and Visually Impaired Services Indiana Family and Social Services Administration Division of Disability and Rehabilitative Services 402 W. Washington Street, Room W-453 P. O. Box 7083
Indianapolis   IN   46207-7083
(877) 241-8144
(317) 232-1433
gregory.jinks@fssa.in.gov
www.in.gov/fssa/disability/services/blind/
Programs for Children and Youth who are Deaf or Hard of Hearing
 
Indiana Deaf and Hard of Hearing Services Indiana Family and Social Services Administration Division of Disability and Rehabilitative Services 402 W. Washington Street , Room W-453 P.O. Box 7083 
Indianapolis   IN   46207-7083
(800) 962-8408 (V/TTY in IN only)
(317) 232-1143 (V/TTY)
james.vanmanen@fssa.in.gov
www.IN.gov/fssa/dhhs
Telecommunications Relay Services
 
(800) 743-3333 (V)
(800) 743-3333 (TTY); 711 (TTY)
(877) 743-8231 (Speech to Speech)
 
Programs for Children and Youth who are Deaf-Blind
 
Indiana Deafblind Services Project College of Education 502 Indiana State University
Terre Haute   IN   47809
(800) 622-3035
(812) 237-2827
kgoehl@indstate.edu
www.indstate.edu/soe/blumberg/Deafblind.html
Regional ADA Technical Assistance Center
 
DBTAC - Great Lakes ADA Center University of Illinois/Chicago Department on Disability & Human Development 1640 W. Roosevelt Road, Room 405 
Chicago   IL   60608
(800) 949-4232 (V/TTY)
(312) 413-1407 (V/TTY);
gldbtac@uic.edu
www.adagreatlakes.org
University Centers for Excellence in Developmental Disabilities
 
Indiana Institute on Disability and Community at Indiana University, Bloomington 2853 E. Tenth Street
Bloomington   IN   47408-2696
(812) 855-6508
(812) 855-9396 (TTY)
iidc@indiana.edu
www.iidc.indiana.edu
Technology-Related Assistance
 
Attain 5333 Commerce Square Drive, Suite G
Indianapolis   IN   46237
(800) 528-8246 (in IN)
(317) 534-0236
info@attaininc.org
www.attaininc.org
State Mediation System
 
Indiana Department of Education Center for Exceptional Learners 151 W. Ohio Street
Indianapolis   IN   46204
(317) 232-0568
bassett@doe.in.gov
www.doe.in.gov/exceptional
Special Format Library
 
Indiana State Library Talking Books 140 N. Senate Avenue 
Indianapolis   IN   46204
(800) 622-4970
(317) 232-3684
(317) 232-7763 (TTY)
lbph@library.in.gov
www.library.in.gov
 
Disability-Specific Organizations
Attention Deficit Disorder
 
To identify an ADD group in your state or locality, contact either: Children and Adults with Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (CHADD) 8181 Professional Place, Suite 150 
Landover   MD   20785
(800) 233-4050 (Voice mail to request information packet)
(301) 306-7070
www.chadd.org
 
Attention Deficit Disorder Association (ADDA) P.O. Box 543
Pottstown   PA   19464-0543
(484) 945-2101
 
www.add.org
Autism
 
Autism Society of Indiana Teachers College, Room 772 Ball State University
Muncie   IN   47306
(317) 695-0252
susan@broadhorizons.us
www.inautism.org
 
Indiana Resource Center for Autism (IRCA) Indiana Institute on Disability and Community Indiana's University Center for Excellence on Disabilities Indiana University 2853 E. 10th Street 
Bloomington   IN   47408-2696
(812) 855-6508
(812) 855-9396 (TTY)
prattc@indiana.edu
www.iidc.indiana.edu/irca
Blind/Visual Impairments
 
American Foundation for the Blind 11 Penn Plaza, Suite 300
New York   NY   10001
(800) 232-5463
(212) 502-7600
afbinfo@afb.net
www.afb.org
Brain Injury
 
Brain Injury Association of Indiana 9531 Valparaiso Court, Suite A 
Indianapolis   IN   46268
(866) 854-4246
(317) 356-7722
info@biai.org
www.biausa.org/Indiana/
Cerebral Palsy
 
United Cerebral Palsy Association of Greater Indiana, Inc. 6100 N. Keystone Avenue, Suite 254
Indianapolis   IN   46220
(800) 723-7620
(317) 632-3561
donnar@ucpaindy.org
www.ucpaindy.org
Down Syndrome
 
Indiana Down Syndrome Foundation 3050 N. Meridian Street 
Indianapolis   IN   46208
(888) 989-9255
(317) 925-7617
info@indianadsf.org
www.indianadsf.org
 
Down Syndrome Association of Northeast Indiana P.O. Box 13611
Fort Wayne   IN   46865
(260) 471-9964
dsani4u@aol.com
www.dsani.org
Epilepsy
 
Epilepsy Foundation of Indiana 3901 W. 86th Street, Suite 380 
Indianapolis   IN   46268
(800) 526-6618
(317) 876-0600
ecgc@fuse.net
www.ecgc-ohnky.net
Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities
 
The Arc of Indiana 107 N. Pennsylvania, Suite 300 
Indianapolis   IN   46204
(317) 977-2375
jdickerson@arcind.org

www.arcind.org www.TheArcLink.org

Learning Disabilities
 
Learning Disabilities Association of Indiana 1508 E. 86th Street, #275
Indianapolis   IN   46240
(800) 284-2519
www.LDAofIndiana.org
Mental Health
 
Mental Health America in Indiana University 1431 N. Delaware Street
Indianapolis   IN   46202
(800) 555-6424 (in IN only)
(317) 638-3501
www.mhai.net
 
NAMI Indiana (National Alliance on Mental Illness of Indiana) P.O. Box 22697
Indianapolis   IN   46222-0697
(800) 677-6442
(317) 925-9399
nami-in@nami.org
www.namiindiana.org
Speech, Language, and Hearing
 
ISHA (Indiana Speech-Language-Hearing Association) 1829 Cunningham Road P.O. Box 24167 
Indianapolis   IN   46224
(317) 916-4146
ann@centraloffice1.com; mail@islha.org
www.islha.org
Spinal Cord Injury
 
Spinal Cord Injury Association of Illinois 1032 S. LaGrange Road
LaGrange   IL   60525
(877) 373-0301
(708) 352-6223
SCIInjury@aol.com
www.sci-illinois.org
Tourette Syndrome
 
Tourette Syndrome Association of Indiana P.O. Box 3797
West Lafayette   IN   47996-3797
(765) 337-7361
tsainchptr@aol.com
www.tsaindiana.org
Parent Teacher Association (PTA)
 
Indiana Congress of Parents and Teachers, Inc. 2525 N. Shadeland Avenue, D-4
Indianapolis   IN   46219-1787
(317) 357-5881
indianapta@sbcglobal.net
www.indianapta.org
 
Organizations for Parents
Parent Training and Information Center (PTI)
 
IN*SOURCE 1703 S. Ironwood Drive
South Bend   IN   46613
(800) 332-4433 (In IN)
(574) 234-7101 (V/TTY);
insource@insource.org
www.insource.org www.myinsource.org
Community Parent Resource Center
 
About Special Kids, Inc. 7275 Shadeland Avenue, Suite 1
Indianapolis   IN   46250
(317) 257-8683
familynetw@aboutspecialkids.org
www.aboutspecialkids.org
Partners in Policymaking
 
Partners in Policymaking c/o Governor’s Council for People with Disabilities 150 W. Market Street, Suite 628
Indianapolis   IN   46204
(317) 232-7770
PIP@gpcpd.org
www.in.gov/gpcpd/
Other Parent Organization
 
Family to Family Initiative
   
(800) 964-4746
familynetw@aboutspecialkids.org

Listserv: http://groups.yahoo.com/group/INF2FParents Web: www.inf2f.org

 
Other Disability Organizations
 
Easter Seals Wayne/Union Counties 1050 E. Main Street P.O. Box 86
Centerville   IN   47330-0086
(765) 855-2482
easterseals@juno.com
http://eastersealswu.tripod.com
 
Family Voices Indiana 1130 E. 77th Street 
Indianapolis   IN   46240
(317) 257-8681
donnagoreolsen@aol.com
www.familyvoices.org
 
VSA arts of Indiana Harrison Centre for the Arts 1505 N. Delaware Street 
Indianapolis   IN   46202
(317) 974-4123
(317) 974-4117 (TTY)
jnulty@vsai.org
www.vsai.org
Independent Living
 
To find out the contact information for the Statewide Independent Living Council (SILC) in your state, contact: Independent Living Research Utilization Project The Institute for Rehabilitation and Research 2323 South Sheppard, Suite 1000
Houston   TX   77019
(713) 520-0232 (V);
(713) 520-5136 (TTY)
ilru@ilru.org
www.ilru.org
 
To find out the contact information for centers for independent living (CILs) in your state, contact: National Council on Independent Living 1710 Rhode Island Avenue, NW, 5th Floor
Washington   DC   20036
(202) 207-0334 (V)
(202) 207-0340 (TTY)
ncil@ncil.org
www.ncil.org
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