Resources for Burleigh County

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Support Groups

Apraxia

Apraxia Support Group

Meeting Info: Bismarck

Contact: Renae Feist
701-222-0546


Autism

BisMan Autism Families
Support for parents and families of a people living with Autism Spectrum Disorder. For more information, contact Elizabeth Norquist 701-955-4743 or Brittany Hanson 701-425-3170

Meeting Info: Bismarck

Contact: Elizabeth Norquist
701-955-4743
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Natl Autism Assoc. of Central North Dako

Meeting Info: Good Sherppard Lutheran Church
Bismarck
4th Thursday of each month on

Contact: Tricia or Kristie
701-202-8194 or 426-6998
www.naacentralnd.yahoo.com


ND Autism Connection

Meeting Info: River of Hope Church
1996 43rd Ave NE, Bismarck
7pm on

Contact:
http://www.ndautismconnection.org


PDD-NOS/ Autism Support Group
Autism support group in Bismarck, ND.

Meeting Info: BECEP Parent Place
720 N 14th St, Bismarck
7:00pm-8:30pm on

Contact: Margaret Lo Murray
221-3445


PDD-NOS/Autism

Meeting Info: Bismarck

Contact: Margaret LoMurray
701-323-4433


Autism Spectrum

Autism Spectrum Disorder

Meeting Info: Bismarck

Contact: Jean King
701-258-6769


Oahe Bend Social Club
The Oahe Bend Social Club is a new group started to help young adults on the Autism Spectrum in the Bismarck/Mandan area to connect with friends and get out into the community. Starting in March, we\'ll be organizing a few get-togethers like dining out, sporting events, game nights, etc.

Meeting Info: Bismarck/Mandan
Bismarck
Contact Joel for times & place on

Contact: Joel
701-391-5925
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Cerebral Palsy

Cerebral Palsy Support Group of Bismarck
Group meets on a variety of days for different events. They have a brochure that lists the evens. Group is notified of changes to events/dates via email.

Meeting Info: Bismarck

Contact: Cindy Olson
701-255-5532
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Deaf/Hearing-Impaired

ND Hands and Voices
A parent driven organization that provides support, education and resources to parents/families with children who are deaf or hard of hearing so that the children can have the best outcomes possible.

Meeting Info: Contact Stephannie Stiel for locations
Bismarck

Contact: Stephannie Stiel
701-281-6098
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www.handsandvoices.org


Down Syndrome

Designer Genes Down sydrome Group

Meeting Info: Bismarck

Contact: Roxane Romanick
701-258-7421
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Down syndrome Support Group

Meeting Info: Bismarck

Contact: Sharon Goodman
701-221-9157
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General Parenting

ND Parent To Parent Project
ND Parent to Parent, a project of Family Voices of ND is a statewide network of parents supporting families of children with developmental delays, disabilities, and special health needs. As trained supporting parents, we offer emotional support and information, and act as a valuable resource to families. We offer assistance in learning the necessary skills to help parents face the challenges of raising their child.

Meeting Info: Bismarck
Call or email Donene for times on

Contact: Donene Feist, FVND
888-522-9654
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Home Schooling

Bismarck Mandan Area Home Educators
Offers support to the families who home school their children.

Meeting Info: Bismarck

Contact: Nancy Larson
701-222-1155
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Mental Health

Dakota Children\'s Advocacy Center
Provides services and resources to families when children have been abused. Children with disabilities have a much greater risk of being abused but often parents don\'t know where to go. We can offer support, counseling and help navigating the criminal justice and child protection system. We also have a disabilities task force that meets regularly to better improve our systems response to these children.

Meeting Info: Bismarck
Bismarck

Contact: Paula J. Condol, Coordinator
701-323-5626
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www.sanfordhealth.org/DCAC


Intellectual Disabilities (Mental Health

Meeting Info: Bismarck

Contact: Carlotta McCleary


NAMI in ND

Meeting Info: Bismarck

Contact: Marlene
701-223-1816


NAMI of ND
Provides support groups for people with a mental illness diagnosis (consumers) and also groups for family members whether they have children, adolescents or adults who cope with depression, bipolar, o

Meeting Info: Bismarck

Contact: Kate
701-471-0253
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Mental Illness

NAMI - Bismarck
National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) in ND provides support for people with a mental illness and for family members with children, adolescents or adults who cope with depression, bipolar, obsess

Meeting Info: Bismarck

Contact: Kate
701-471-0253
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Other

Family Voices of ND
Assist families as they navigate public and private systems, including health systems and insurance plans. Provide assistance to families in accessing services and resources for their children and how to partner with providers and caregivers. Listen to families as they describe their encounters with systems and help guide them to possible solutions. To work with families, health care providers, public and private agencies, and advocacy or support groups to promote family-centered care and medical homes for children with special health care needs. To promote discussion and linkages among families, providers, managed care programs, and government to better serve the health care and related needs of children and families in North Dakota

Meeting Info: Bismarck
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Contact: Donene Feist, FVND
888-522-9654
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