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The Big Apple Parent ultimate guide to raising a child with special needs in Manhattan. Find resources for children with autism, developmental disorders, and more. Check out the resources below and find the best for your child with special needs.



Academy for Young Minds

Academy for Young Minds

11-20 46th Road Long Island City, NY

AYM is an independent private school for mid-high functioning school-age children on the autism spectrum. Led by Board-Certified Behavior Analysts®, we focus on social and functional language skills a

PTS Coaching - Cindy Goldrich, Ed.M., ADHD-CCSP

PTS Coaching - Cindy Goldrich, Ed.M., ADHD-CCSP

Serving New York and Nationwide

Cindy Goldrich specializes in parenting children and teens with ADHD. She helps parents reduce arguing, stress, and chaos to help children reach their true potential. Cindy conducts a parent workshop

SPARK

SPARK

PO Box 1806 New York, New York

Today we simply don’t know enough about autism. SPARK— a landmark autism research project — aims to make important progress possible.

JCC Manhattan

JCC Manhattan

334 Amsterdam Ave. New York, NY

JCC Manhattan is the place to be after school, with classes in STEM, martial arts, sports, aquatics, culinary arts, performing arts, and much more! As part of our Clubhouse enrichment program, we offe

Winston Prep New York

Winston Prep New York

126 West 17th Street New York, NY

Winston Preparatory New York is a leading school for students with learning differences, including dyslexia, ADHD, and nonverbal learning disorders (NVLD). Learn more about our nationally recognized p

Tutors on Wheels

Tutors on Wheels

54 W. 40th St.

Our Ivy League tutors pride themselves on offering personalized sessions that are geared towards each student’s individual needs to create an exciting, engaging learning experience.

LIC Dental Associates

LIC Dental Associates

50-02 5th Street Suite, suite B Long Island City, NY

Long Island City Dental associates has redesigned the patient experience to create a dental practice that provides comprehensive, personalized, and quality care in a relaxing and stress free ambiance.

Gateway School (The)

Gateway School (The)

211 W. 61st St., 6th floor New York, NY

The Gateway School is an independent school on the Upper West Side of Manhattan where children ages 5-14 with learning differences become skilled, strategic learners and confident self-advocates.

Children's Museum of the Arts

Children's Museum of the Arts

103 Charlton St. New York, New York

Children’s Museum of the Arts is a nonprofit art museum that introduces the transformative power of the arts to children and their families.

Otto Specht School

Otto Specht School

260 Hungry Hollow Road Chestnut Ridge , NY

At the Otto Specht School, we work to discover each child's path to lifelong learning, offering a variety of educational programs designed to meet the needs of students with developmental delays, soci

Child Mind Institute

101 East 56th St. New York, NY

The Child Mind Institute’s clinical practice is dedicated to providing the highest quality evidence-based care to children and families faced with mental health and learning disorders. We are committe

Law Offices of Deborah S. Ball (The )

Law Offices of Deborah S. Ball (The )

With more than 20 years of experience in matters involving the needs of the intellectually and physically challenged, the elderly, and their families, Deborah Ball is uniquely positioned to guide her