Navigating life with a developmental disability can be challenging. We have collected resources for you, organized by common age categories. Click on an age below to view resources that can help.
Resources by Age
The Disability Portal is the State of Missouri’s disability resource website. It includes links to federal and state programs and services for Missourians with disabilities, provides information on laws, rights, and etiquette, and offers a searchable resource directory on local disability service organizations.
StationMD is now working with the Missouri Department of Mental Health – Division of Developmental Disabilities to provide 24/7 access to emergency medicine physicians to address any non life-threatening medical concerns or answer any medical questions.
Medicaid Waiver Recipients through the Missouri Department of Mental Health – Division of Developmental Disabilities are eligible and preregistered to begin using StationMD IMMEDIATELY for any medical concerns. You can reach StationMD when you have a medical concern by calling 1-877-STATMDS (782-8637). A StationMD physician will then do an assessment via the telephone or through the StationMD App if a smart phone or tablet is available.
Show Me Hope is Missouri’s crisis counseling program (CCP) in response to a disaster or critical event. Counselors are based in the local community to teach coping and stress management skills to anyone dealing with the anxiety and uncertainty caused by the event. The CCP helps individuals and communities recover from natural and human-caused disasters through community outreach and access to resources including mental health services.
Explore your rights in employment, housing, services and more
Learn about key laws and regulations that support your rights
Get the textbook definition of developmental disability
Access virtual courses on common topics related to life with a disability
Get tools and resources to plan for a good life
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