Community Resources: Special Needs Resources

This table lists special needs resources along with phone numbers, location and description.
Name Phone Location Description
Autism Society 858-715-0678 4699 Murphy Canyon Rd.,
San Diego, CA 92123
Resources for children, adults and/or family members of individuals with Autism
California Children’s Services (CCS) – Medical Therapy Program 619-528-4000 420 N. Falconer Rd.,
Escondido, CA 92027
Medical therapy services for children with qualifying disabilities
Center for the Blind – San Diego 619-583-1542 5922 El Cajon Blvd.,
San Diego, CA 92115
Rehabilitation services for adults with vision impairment
CHADD 760-736-1111 San Diego County Resources for children, adults and/or family members of individuals with ADHD
Deaf Community Services of SD, Inc. 619-398-2441 1545 Hotel Circle South, Ste. 300,
San Diego, CA 92108
Interpreting services, literacy counseling, employment placement assistance for individuals with hearing impairments
Exceptional Family Resource Center 800-281-8252 255 Pico, Ste. 101,
San Marcos, CA 92069
Support for families of individuals with special needs, referrals, free service
Learning Disabilities Association of San Diego 858-467-9158 4565 Ruffner St.
San Diego, CA 92111
Resources/information for individuals and families of individuals with learning disabilities and school staff
Muscular Dystrophy Association 858-492-9792 3760 Convoy St., Ste. 112,
San Diego, CA 92111
Resources for individuals and families of individuals with Muscular Dystrophy, teachers, and medical professionals
San Diego Regional Center 858-576-2996 4355 Ruffin Rd.,
San Diego, CA 92123
Information, referrals, case management, counseling and family support for individuals and the families of individuals with disabilities
TERI, Inc. 760-721-1706 251 Airport Rd.,
Oceanside, CA 92058
Respite care, residential programs, recreational and therapeutic services, funding through regional center or fee for service
TASK:Team of Advocates for Special Kids 619-282-0846 3180 University Ave., Ste. 615,
San Diego, CA 92104
Information and referral, support for individuals and families of individuals with disabilities
The ARC-North County 760-740-6800 1336 Rancheros Dr., Ste.100,
San Marcos, CA 92069
Transportation, vocational training, daily living skills programs, senior program for adults with disabilities

*The listed programs are not presented, endorsed, recommended, supervised, or sponsored by the Escondido Union School District. The district assumes no liability or responsibility for any loss or injury arising out of participation in any services provided on this resource list.