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AARPAARP - aarp.org
AARP is a nonprofit, nonpartisan organization, with a membership of more than 37 million, that helps people turn their goals and dreams into real possibilities, strengthens communities and fights for the issues that matter most to families such as healthcare, employment security and retirement planning.

Academy of Special Needs PlannersAcademy of Special Needs Planners - specialneedsplanners.com
The purpose of the Academy of Special Needs Planners is to assist special needs attorneys in providing the highest quality service and advice to individuals with special needs and to their families. In addition to providing its member attorneys with up-to-date information on legal developments nationwide and a forum for exchanging best practices, the Academy provides information to consumers through this web site and its monthly e-mail newsletter.

Accessible Homes RealityAccessible Homes Reality - bhghome.com/accessiblerealtor
Stephen Beard and the Beard Realty Team specialize in working with disabled home buyers and their families. Their expertise starts with in-depth knowledge of where accessible properties are located in our community, but that's just the start.

BIABIA 4 Autism - bia4autism.org
”To provide treatment and remediation to young children diagnosed with Autism Spectrum Disorders; to provide training to those who would offer such treatment; to provide trained personnel for the families of children with Autism Spectrum Disorders; and to offer these services to low-income or economically disadvantaged families.”

California Advocates for Nursing Home ReformCalifornia Advocates for Nursing Home Reform - canhr.org
Since 1983, California Advocates for Nursing Home Reform (CANHR), a statewide nonprofit 501(c)(3) advocacy organization, has been dedicated to improving the choices, care and quality of life for California’s long term care consumers. Through direct advocacy, community education, legislation and litigation it has been CANHR’s goal to educate and support long term care consumers and advocates regarding the rights and remedies under the law, and to create a united voice for long term care reform and humane alternatives to institutionalization.

CMSCenters for Medicare & Medicaid Services - cms.gov
CMS Provides Health Coverage for 100 Million People through Medicare, Medicaid, and the Children's Health Insurance Program. And with health insurance reforms and health care exchanges, we are improving health care and ensuring coverage for all Americans.

East Bay InnovationsEast Bay Innovations - eastbayinnovations.org
East Bay Innovations (EBI) is a private non-profit organization providing services to people throughout Alameda County. East Bay Innovations offers a variety of services to help persons with disabilities live and work independently in their communities.

FPAFinancial Planning Association - fpanet.org
The Financial Planning Association® (FPA®) is a leadership and advocacy organization connecting those who provide, support and benefit from professional financial planning. FPA is the Heart of Financial Planning™ and represents a promise of financial well-being, hoping to create a world where everyone thrives and prospers.

Legal Assistance for SeniorsLegal Assistance for Seniors - lashicap.org/legal-services
LAS serves the elderly in all of Alameda County, including: Oakland, Hayward, Berkeley, Pleasanton, Fremont, Livermore, Castro Valley, Alameda, Dublin, Emeryville, Albany, San Lorenzo, Union City, Newark. Portrait of a womanWe provide free legal advice and information, representation in court and administrative hearings, referrals to other community resources, and community education and training on legal issues.

NAELANational Association of Elder Law Attorneys (NAELA) - naela.org
The National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys, Inc. (NAELA) was founded in 1987 as a professional association of attorneys who are dedicated to improving the quality of legal services provided to people as they age and people with special needs. The NAELA membership is comprised of attorneys in the private and public sectors who deal with legal issues affecting people as they age and people with disabilities. Members also include judges, professors of law, and students.

NAPGCMNational Association of Professional Care Managers - caremanager.org
NAPGCM, a volunteer nonprofit association with over 2,000 members, is governed by a 15-member Board of Directors who are elected to two-year terms and represent a diversity in practices and geographic locations.

USSSASocial Security Administration - ssa.gov
We deliver services through a nationwide network of over 1,400 offices that include regional offices, field offices, card centers, teleservice centers, processing centers, hearing offices, the Appeals Council, and our State and territorial partners, the Disability Determination Services. We also have a presence in U.S. embassies around the globe. For the public, we are the "face of the government." The rich diversity of our employees mirrors the public we serve.

Special Needs AllianceSpecial Needs Alliance - specialneedsalliance.org
The Special Needs Alliance (SNA) is a national, not for profit organization of attorneys dedicated to the practice of disability and public benefits law. Individuals with disabilities, their families and their advisors rely on the SNA to connect them with nearby attorneys who focus their practices in the disability law arena.

Stewart Home SchoolStewart Home School - stewarthome.com
Stewart Home & School believes persons with intellectual disabilities deserve every opportunity for personal growth. Our philosophy embraces an understanding of each unique individual who desires meaningful activity, success, friendships and acceptance. Every student is encouraged to develop his or her skills and talents in all areas of life.