Disability Services & Supports

Howard Center – Developmental Services

Case management, residential care, day support, employment for children & adults with a developmental disability. Must be Medicaid eligible; disability must begin before age 21 & be permanent. Cannot help those without an intellectual impairment.
102 S. Winooski Ave.
Burlington, VT 05401
(802) 488-6500

Disability Rights VT (formerly VT Protection & Advocacy)

Advocacy and legal help for disabled to address grievances with services, human rights violations, support & advocacy for crime victims with disabilities. Must be disabled and have questions regarding rights, or just have questions about disability rights. Disabled inquiries only.
1-800-834-7890
http://www.disabilityrightsvt.org/

VT Center for Independent Living

Peer support, advocacy, accessibility modification funding, info & resources. Must want help gaining independence and civil rights. Must be a VT resident with disabilities.
1-800-639-1522
www.vcil.org

Deaf Vermonters Advocacy Services

Individual advocacy for deaf re: divorce, assault, domestic & sexual violence, discrimination, child custody, and fraud. Training & system advocacy. Must be in need of advocacy/helping services for a deaf individual. Services are for deaf individuals only.
Video/TTY/Voice
(802) 661-4240
www.dvas.org

VT Family Network

Support, info & classes for parents of kids w/ developmental & other (physical) disabilities. Must need support for special needs. VT residents only.
600 Blair Park Rd.
Williston, VT 05495
(802) 876-5315
www.vermontfamilynetwork.org

 VT Federation of Families for Children’s Mental Health

Support, info & advocacy for parents of children with emotional & behavioral disabilities. Must be family member or parent of child with disability for support navigation.
600 Blair Park
PO Box 1677
Williston, VT 05495
1-800-639-6071
www.vffcmh.org

National Alliance on Mental Illness of VT (NAMI-VT)

Support groups & classes for family members of adults with mental illness; advocacy, support groups & info for adults living with mental illness. Must be in need of information, referrals, support groups and classes re: adults living with mental illness.
162 S. Main St.
Waterbury, VT 05676
1-800-639-6480
www.namivt.org