Arkansas

Arkansas Department of Education: Special Education Department
Address: 1401 West Capitol, Suite 450
72201
State/Region Serviced:
Area(s) of Focus: Autism Spectrum Disorders, Dyslexia, Learning Disabilities, Speech Disorders, Vision Impairment, Blindness, Hearing Loss, Deafness, Mobility Impairment, Other
Extended Description:

The Arkansas Department of Education (ADE) is a dedicated service agency that provides leadership, support and service to schools, districts and communities so every student graduates prepared for college, career, and community engagement.

Phone Number: 501 682-4221
City: Little Rock
State: Arkansas
Arkansas Department of Health and Human Services: Division of Services for the Blind
Address: 700 Main Street, Slot 101
72203
State/Region Serviced:
Area(s) of Focus: Vision Impairment, Blindness
Extended Description:

This program provides independent living services to older individuals who are blind, conduct activities that will improve or expand services for these individuals and conduct activities to help improve public understanding of the problems of these individuals. These services assist people in learning how to care for themselves, travel independently, and perform home management skills and other activities to promote self-reliance. Family involvement and support services are strongly encouraged.

Phone Number: 800 960-9270
City: Little Rock
State: Arkansas
Arkansas Department of Human Services: Developmental Disabilities Services
Address: P. O. Box 1437; Slot # N501
72203
State/Region Serviced:
Area(s) of Focus: Autism Spectrum Disorders, Dyslexia, Learning Disabilities, Speech Disorders, Vision Impairment, Blindness, Hearing Loss, Deafness, Mobility Impairment, Other
Extended Description:

DHS offers a variety of programs and services for all Arkansas citizens. From simple A to Z list of all services to more focused lists based on groups such as young adult or seniors, our goal is to help you find the information you need quickly.

Phone Number: 501 682-8665
State: Arkansas
Arkansas Increasing Capabilities Access Network
Address: 26 Corporate Hill Dr.
72205
State/Region Serviced:
Area(s) of Focus: Autism Spectrum Disorders, Dyslexia, Learning Disabilities, Speech Disorders, Vision Impairment, Blindness, Hearing Loss, Deafness, Mobility Impairment, Other
Extended Description:

ICAN AT4ALL is Arkansas’ statewide assistive technology program designed to make technology available and accessible for everyone who needs it.  Assistive technology (AT) is any kind of device or tool that helps people learn, work, communicate and live more independently.  AT can be very simple and inexpensive, like a modified knife and fork, or it can be very sophisticated and costly, like a computerized speech device.

Phone Number: 800 828-2799
City: Little Rock
State: Arkansas
Arkansas Ophthalmological Society
Address: 10 Corporate Hill, #300
72205
State/Region Serviced:
Area(s) of Focus: Vision Impairment, Blindness
Extended Description:

The Arkansas Ophthalmological Society (AOS), Arkansas Eye MDs, is a statewide professional society representing ophthalmologists practicing in the state of Arkansas. The primary purpose of AOS is to maintain the high quality of medical eye care in Arkansas by serving its members through professional education, practice management, and advocacy efforts.

Phone Number: 501 224-8967
City: Little Rock
State: Arkansas