There are many wonderful disability organizations which can help support your loved one with special needs.  But as we all know, not all disabilities are the same.  It is important to connect with the right type of organization.  Below you will find NJ-based disability organizations, as well as national disability organizations, which will provide your family with the necessary support, information, and resources!    




"Together, we help those with autism connect to necessary resources and achieve their full potential."

"Science matters.... plain and simple! Help us keep science in the forefront of every conversation about autism treatment."

"We believe in improving the lives of people affected by ADHD."

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"We aim to raise dyslexia awareness, empower families to support their children and inform policy-makers on best practices to identify, remediate and support students with dyslexia in NJ public schools."


"Autism Family Services of New Jersey is a state-wide, non-profit charitable agency dedicated to helping improve the quality of life for people affected by autism and their loved ones."

"The mission of the Epilepsy Foundation is to lead the fight to overcome the challenges of living with epilepsy and to accelerate therapies to stop seizures, find cures, and save lives."

"FARE enhances the lives of individuals with food allergies empowering them to lead safe, productive lives with the respect of others through education and advocacy initiatives and improved awareness around healthcare options and treatment."

"The Global Down Syndrome Foundation is dedicated to significantly improving the lives of people with down syndrome through research, medical care, education and advocacy."


"LDANJ is dedicated to providing information, support, and advocacy for children and adults with learning disabilities. Our members include individuals with learning disabilities, their families, and the professionals who serve them."

"NAMI New Jersey (NAMI NJ) is a statewide non-profit organization dedicated to improving the lives of individuals and families affected by mental illness."

"Our mission is to accelerate full spectrum research to cure Rett syndrome and empower families with information, knowledge and connectivity."


"The Spina Bifida Resource Network (SBRN) provides services and programs to children, adults and families living with spina bifida and other disabilities in NJ and beyond."

"Our mission is to be the indispensable resource for individuals with cerebral palsy and other disabilities, their families, and their communities."


"We’re dedicated to shaping a world where millions of people who learn and think differently can thrive at home, at school, and at work."