Developmental Disability Services

The ARC-Greater Houston Chapter
http://www.aogh.org 713-957-1600, 3737 Dacoma #E, Houston 77092 Mailing address: PO Box 924168 Houston 77292
Private, nonprofit organization to help those with mental retardation and developmental disabilities lead ordinary lives and be included in their communities. Services include information and referral, parent support group (bilingual), mentors for adults, social and leisure programs, weekend respite. Summer day camp and advocacy. Assistance with special education.
 
Blue Bird Circle Clinic for Pediatric Neurology
832-822-5046, 6701 Fannin, Houston 77030 9th Floor of Clinical Care Center
Medical, psychological, and educational diagnosis and care for developmentally delayed, learning disabled, mentally retarded and other health impaired children, ages 0-18. Social service consultations. Mon-Fri, 8am-4:30pm.
 
The Center
http://www.cri-usa.org 713-525-8400, 3550 W. Dallas, Houston 77019
Testing, counseling, schooling, recreation and dental services for those with Intellectual Disabilities. Referrals through schools and State Department of Human Resources – MHMR: daycare for children and adults, residential services, both rural and urban community settings.
 
ECI Project TYKE – Katy ISD
www.katyisd.org/eci 281-237-6647, 1736 Katyland Drive, Katy 77493
Families with young children, ages 0-3, with developmental delays. Needs-based services provided in the home or natural environment. Services cost based on family cost share; Medicaid, insurance and CHIP accepted.
 
Family to Family Network
http://familytofamilynetwork.org/ 713-466-6304, 13150 FM 529, Suite 106, Houston 77041
Provides information and referral, education and support for families of children with disabilities.
 
MedCare Pediatric Group
http://www.medcarepediatrics.com/ 713-773-5100, 12371 S. Kirkwood Dr., Stafford 77477
Occupational, physical and speech therapy. Counseling, case management and assessment for children with autism, PDD, ADHD/ ADD, cerebral palsy, infant drug exposure, and other childhood disorders. Offers aquatic therapy, home therapy, nursing services, parent support groups and respite care.
 
Mental Health/Mental Retardation Authority of Harris County
www.mhmraharris.org 713-970-7070 or 713-970-7000
Intake and eligibility determination functions for mental retardation services through the MHMRA of Harris County. Services are provided for individuals with mental retardation (MR) and pervasive developmental disorders that are over three (3) years of age and are residents of Harris County. Must meet financial and diagnostic eligibility requirements. Mon-Fri 8a-5p. Mental Health Eligibility Center, 3630 W. Dallas, Mon-Fri, 7:30a-4p.