Community Resources: Special Needs Resources

This table lists special needs resources with phone numbers, location, and description.
Name Phone Location Description
Autism Society
San Diego
858-715-0678 4699 Murphy Canyon Road,
San Diego 92123
Resources for children, adults, and/or family members of individuals with autism
California Children’s Services Medical Therapy Program 619-528-4000 San Diego County locations Medical therapy services for children with qualifying disabilities
San Diego Center for the Blind 619-583-1542 5922 El Cajon Blvd.,
San Diego 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 San Diego 619-398-2441 1545 Hotel Circle South, Suite 300,
San Diego 92108
Interpreting services, literacy counseling, employment placement assistance for individuals with hearing impairments
Exceptional Family Resource Center 800-281-8252 255 Pico Ave.,
San Marcos 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 92111
Resources and information for individuals and families of individuals with learning disabilities and school staff members
Muscular Dystrophy Association 858-492-9792 3760 Convoy St., Suite 112,
San Diego 92111
Resources for individuals and families of individuals with muscular dystrophy, teachers, and medical professionals
San Diego Regional Center 858-576-2996 4355 Ruffin Road, Suite 200,
San Diego 92123
Information, referrals, case management, counseling and family support for individuals with disabilities and their families
TERI 760-721-1706 251 Airport Road,
Oceanside 92058
Respite care, residential programs, recreational and therapeutic services; funding through regional center or fee for service; focus on individuals with developmental and learning disabilities
TASK: Team of Advocates for Special Kids 619-282-0846 3180 University Ave., Suite 615, San Diego 92104 Information, referrals, support for individuals with disabilities and their families
The Arc of San Diego – North County 760-740-6800 1336 Rancheros Drive, Suite 100,
San Marcos 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.