Advocacy Agencies 

Nashville (615) 248-5878 

The Arc is a statewide, non-profit organization that provides services such as; information and referral, systems navigation, training and education, technical assistance and individual advocacy for people with disabilities of all ages and their families

For policy and advocacy questions email "policy and advocacy" contact

CEC is an organization with a leading voice for special and gifted education.

(630) 510-1115

A non-profit national organization committed to advocating for federal funding for NF research and building and supporting NF communities.

1-800-999-6673 

A patient organization that is committed to supporting the identification, treatment, and finding a cure of rare disordersthrough programs of education, advocacy, research, and patient services.

Tennessee (615) 463-2310

An information center which offers families assistance in navigating the special education process with training and information on IDEA (Individuals with Disabilities Education Act), offering individual assistance, consultations, referrals, support services, in-person group training and informational materials

Nashville 1(800) 640-4636

Online and over the phone providing free resources, supports, referrals to individuals in Tennessee with disabilities and their families. 

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Nashville, TN