Services for People with Disabilities

Need assistance navigating a physical or cognitive disability? These community resources can help.

About Special Kids

Provides information, peer support, and education for parents of children with disabilities.

Main Number: (317) 257-8683
Help Line: (317) 257-8683
Adult Protective Services

Receives and investigates reports abuse, neglect, or exploitation of adults.

Main Number: (800) 992-6978
Agape Therapeutic Riding Resources

Provides recreational activities for children’s emotional, cognitive, social and physical growth.

Main Number: (317) 759-9444
Arthritis Foundation – Indiana Chapter

Programs and services for individuals with arthritis-related diseases.

Main Number: (317) 879-0321
Center for Deaf and Hard of Hearing Education

Provides information and recommendations related to communication, language development, and the education for deaf and hard of hearing children.

Main Number: (317) 232-7349
Children’s Special Health Care Services (CSHCS)

Provides supplemental medical coverage to help families of children who have serious, chronic medical conditions, age birth to 21, who meet program’s financial and medical criteria, pay for treatment related to their children’s condition.

Developmental Services Alternatives, Inc.

Offers residential and outpatient services for individuals with developmental disabilities.

Families United for Support and Encouragement (FUSE)

Provides information, resources and support to families and individuals with disabilities or mental health needs.

First Steps

Provides services to infants and young children who may have developmental delays or who have a diagnosed mental or physical disability.

Greenfield Central Special Education Services

Hancock County Senior Services

Head Start – Fortville

Provides comprehensive child development services primarily to income eligible children ages 3-5. Program provides educational, health, nutritional, social and other services to children and their families. Head Start also serves children with disabilities.

Main Number: (317) 485-7298