We endeavor to support and empower individuals and families dealing with special needs or extraordinary challenges through education, support groups, social events, resources, and personal coaching.... Learn more »
Extended Learning & Development: An innovative inclusion, afterschool and summer program that offers children with autism a balance of educational and social learning; individualized skill... Learn more »
InReach provides innovative housing, employment, community services and emergency financial assistance to support people with intellectual, developmental and other disabilities and their families.... Learn more »
Best Buddies North Carolina is dedicated to ending the social, physical and economic isolation of people with intellectual and developmental disabilities (IDD). We opened in Charlotte in January 2017... Learn more »
ECAC is dedicated to empowering families and improving lives, particularly for North Carolina families raising children ages 0 to 26 with disabilities. We are an organization by parents for parents.
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Camp Blue Skies provides recreational and social opportunities for individuals 21 and older with developmental disabilities.
Our camps focus on the camper's physical, mental and emotional well-being... Learn more »
A nonprofit thrift boutique that employs young adults with special needs (or, as we like to say, special talents). #Zthepotential
Note: Merkos Linyonei Chinuch Lubavitch of North Carolina is DBA ZABS... Learn more »
The Exceptional Foundation of Charlotte is a non-profit organization where individuals ages 14 and over with intellectual and developmental disabilities meet to enjoy social and recreational... Learn more »
We combine movement instruction with educational & medical expertise, creating new techniques to teach children with disabilities and enhance their quality of life.
Allegro teaches more than 800... Learn more »
Our vision is to see young adults with cognitive disabilities and autism who are ready to enter the work force, live independently and lead self-determined lives. There are more children than you... Learn more »
The mission of Make An Impact Foundation is to promote the education and well-being of children. We identify children in severe need (homeless, poverty, etc.) as well as those with learning needs,... Learn more »
Autism After 18 was created to help young adults with autism progress toward independent lives, by giving them opportunities to interact in the community on a social, professional and educational... Learn more »
Dream On 3 is a non-profit wish granting organization headquartered in Charlotte, NC. We provide children who are living with a disability or life-altering condition an opportunity to live out their... Learn more »
ACEing Autism, a volunteer-driven organization, provides the most effective sports-related intervention for children with autism by improving their social skills, motor skills and physical fitness.
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Special Olympics North Carolina offers year-round sports training and competition for nearly 40,000 children and adults with intellectual disabilities. These athletes inspire greatness through their... Learn more »