Online Library

General Health

Color Me Safe – A coloring book designed for children ages four to seven about safety

Eat Play Grow – creative activities for a healthy start designed for ages 2-5

How to Help Individuals with Disabilities be Safe in the Community – by Dr. Courtney Moffatt

Trinka and Sam Fighting the Big Virus: Trinka, Sam, and Littletown Work Together – A  book about COVID

Health Conditions and Disorders

Attention Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder Fact Sheet – Learn about ADHD and what to do if you have concerns

Living With Autism – A guide for Families New to Autism

Down Syndrome – Understanding the Genetic Condition

Dyslexia Testing and Evaluation – Information from the International Dyslexia Association

Fragile X Syndrome – Facts About Fragile X Syndrome

Intellectual Disability Fact Sheet – Basic information from the CDC

Meeting the Mental Health Needs of People with Intellectual Disabilities – Guidebook from the Washington DDA

Behavioral Health

Children and Mental Health: Is This Just a Stage? – A resource for concerned parents

Crisis Management Plan – Support at Home for Children and Youth with Mental Health Needs

Navigating Through Challenging Behaviors – Information from DSHS intended for health care works but also applicable to family members and caregivers

Substance Misuse Prevention for Young Adults – describes relevant research findings, examines emerging and best practices, identifies knowledge gaps and implementation challenges

Tips for Talking to Youth Who Are Under Stress – Understanding and addressing stress in youth

Self-Advocacy and Planning

Accessible Instructional Materials (AIM) (Spanish Version Here) – Basics for Families

Adult Sibling Toolkit – A guide for siblings of adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities

MCO Report Card – Prepared by Apple Health

Online College Programs – Questions to Consider for Students with Disabilities

Self-Advocate’s Guide to Choosing a Post-Secondary Program – Charting Your Course Through a New Landscape

The Supplemental Security Income Application Process – Includes step-by-step instructions

Transitions: Life after high school – Tools for deciding on future plans

Understanding the Special Educational Process – A flowchart to understand decisions and options