Resources for Families
In addition to our specialists, Children's Hospital Colorado also provides the following resources for your family:
Children's Family Health Library
Children's Hospital Colorado's main campus location offers a Family Health Library to provide information in broad areas such as parenting, child development, and medical diagnosis in children. Please feel free to stop by and use this great resource as you would like.
The American Speech, Language and Hearing Association
Provides information on speech and language development and a wide variety of speech and language disorders.
The Colorado Speech, Language and Hearing Association
Provides a list of certified speech-language pathologists throughout the state.
International Dyslexia Association - Rocky Mountain Branch
Provides workshops and resources to increase public awareness of dyslexia.
The Wrightslaw: Special Education Law
Advice and resources on how to advocate for your child in the public school system.
A parent's guide to helping kids with learning difficulties.
The Stuttering Foundation of America website. Offers printable brochures, speech-language pathologist referral lists, and order information for brochures, books and videos.
Source for reliable and comprehensive information about childhood apraxia of speech for families, professionals and all those who care about a child with apraxia.
The Speechville Express
Provides information and resources about a wide variety of diagnoses.
The National Center for Learning Disabilities
The National Institute for Literacy
Teaching Children to Read
The United States Society for Augmentative and Alternative Communication (USSAAC)
Learning Disability Association
USSAAC and the national chapter of the International organization (ISAAC), devoted to the field of augmentative and alternative communication (AAC). It provides information about AAC activities, organizations, resources, etc. in the United States.