Developmental Disabilities

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Cumberland Valley ARC, Inc.
730 Belvedere Dr.
Gallatin, TN 37066
United States

Project 22 is a Social Club hosted by The Arc of Cumberland Valley, a Chapter of The Arc of Tennessee. We are a meet up group for individuals with disabilities to come, interact, and learn with others. We encourage building relationships and life skills through social interaction, group and solo work, and by having fun! Contact for information about providing interpreted accommodations. Meet Ups Bi-Monthly Second and Fourth Saturday 3:00 - 5:30 Location The Community Room or The Hangar Located at the Hendersonville Church of Christ 107 Rockland Rd, Hendersonville, TN 37075

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United States

Formerly known as VSA TN, Borderless Arts Tennessee is a statewide organization committed to inclusive and accessible arts programs for people with disabilities to enhance educational curriculum, enrich creative expression, empower career development, and encourage community engagement. Deaf and hard of hearing participants and artists are encouraged to get involved. Programming is made accessible. Borderless Arts Tennessee, formerly VSA Tennessee, established in 2001, is part of an important history of equality and opportunity in the arts.

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Berns Therapy Solutions
4235 Hillsboro Pike
3rd Floor
Nashville, TN 37215
United States

Berns Therapy Solutions provides speech-language therapy for children from preschool through high school. We specialize in evaluating and treating communication difficulties related to speech, language, literacy, and social skills. Therapy sessions are individually tailored to meet the needs of each child. Parents receive monthly therapy updates detailing objectives for therapy sessions, their child’s progress, and how to promote carryover of skills at home.

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1922 Exeter Rd.
Suite 105
Germantown, TN 38138
United States

They offer services for families with deaf or hard of hearing children, adults losing their hearing, hearing teens, adults and professionals wanting/needing to learn sign, home-school high school students looking for foreign language credit, children in grades 5-8, and organizations wanting deaf awareness training. Basic American Sign Language instruction and mentoring services offered to those who are living with hearing loss. Presentations, workshops, staff training, group, in-home, and private classes available.

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715 Emory Valley Road
Oak Ridge, TN 37830
United States

Children who have a developmental delay or disability in any area qualify for free services, and (2) Adults: vocational, workshop and residential services available for developmentally and mentally disabled individuals. Hours: Early Intervention: 9:00 - 11:30 A.M., M-F; Adult Day Program: 8:00 A.M.-4:00 P.M., M-F

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2300 Bailey Avenue
Chattanooga, TN 37404
United States

Signal Centers’ AT Center provides assistive technology that modifies items in the home and workplace for individuals with disabilities to gain and maintain self-sufficiency. The focus of Signal Centers' Assistive Technology (AT) Services is to promote the incorporation of technology in the lives of people with disabilities. AT Services uses technology to empower people with disabilities, to give them control and to provide them with choices in all aspects of their lives. The AT Center is one of five Assistive Technology Resource Centers in the Tennessee Technology Access Program (TTAP).

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Davy Crockett Tower, 1st Floor
500 James Robertson Parkway
Nashville, TN 37243
United States

The Tennessee Council on Developmental Disabilities is an independent office in state government funded through the federal Developmental Disabilities Act. The Council works to ensure that Tennesseans with developmental disabilities are independent, productive, and included in their communities. The Council provides the state with a central point of expertise on disability data in Tennessee and nationally, current service system trends and most promising practices.