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Association of Higher Education and Disability (AHEAD). Going to college can be intimidating to anyone. If think you may need extra advice, check out this site http://ahead.org

Georgia Student Finance Commission. Apply for financial aid and scholarships in GA. www.gsfc.org

Special Education law. There is a book that may be purchased from the website, but the site itself has extremely useful resources.www.wrightslaw.com

Helping students plan, apply and pay for college. www.gacollege411.org

Social Security Administration: www.ssa.gov

Georgia Department of Education: www.doe.k12.ga.us, (click on exceptional students)

Georgia Learning Resource System (GLRS) www.glrs.org

American Foundation for the Blind, National Literacy Center www.afb.org

Parent Training and Information Center www.peppinc.org

Parent Mentor Program www.parentmentors.org

National Center on Secondary Education and transition www.ncset.org

Georgia Transition Website www.gatransition.org

Georgia Council on Developmental Disabilities www.gcdd.org

Transition Coalition www.transitioncoalition.org

The Georgia ARC Network www.arcga.org

Autism Society of Georgia www.asaga.com

Children and Adults with Attention Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorders www.chadd.org

Georgia Parent Support Network www.gpsn.org

Brain Injury Association of Georgia www.braininjuryga.org

President's Council on Employment of Persons with Disabilities www.empowermentzone.com

National Transition Alliance www.dssc.org

Educational Resources Information Center www.eric.ed.gov

Georgia Advocacy Office www.thegao.org

Georgia Department of Human resources, Division of Behavioral Health and Developmental Disabilities www.mhddad.dhr.georgia.gov (click on Services, then Developmental Disabilities)

Statewide Independent Living Council www.silcga.org

Disability.Gov: Connecting the Disability Community to Information and Opportunity www.disability.gov

List of resources for children with disabilities www.yellowpagesforkids.com

Special Education Law/Advocacy www.wrightslaw.com

Online transition assessments www.caseylifeskills.org

Information on colleges and careers www.careersandcolleges.com

Federal student aid information www.studentaid.ed.gov

Special Needs Alliance www.specialneedsalliance.com

Academy of Special Needs planners www.specialneedsplanners.com

Georgia Transition Manual www.doe.k12.ga.us , (click on About DOE on top menu, go to Office of Curriculum, Instruction and Assessment, click on Special Education Services and Supports, then Transition to post secondary, then A Framework for the local district, then Transition manual)

Georgia Project for Assistive Technology www.gpat.org