Exceptional Lives’ resources for families who have kids with disabilities are now available in Louisiana! Their Guides and Resource Directory are easy to use, helpful, and best of all, FREE. Check them out here: la.exceptionallives.org
It's a free online resource for families who have a loved one with a disability. The platform consists of personalized, step-by-step Guides on how to navigate disability-related processes such as special education, health insurance and filing for Supplemental Security Income -- PLUS a comprehensive Resource Directory of disability-related services. You can search by zip code, child’s age, and services they need. Exceptional Lives also provides support for families through a phone helpline and e-mail. They have 11 how-to Guides and a robust Resource Directory for the entire state of Louisiana.