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General Resources for Information and Referral Lists:

American Academy of Audiology is the professional organization for audiologists supporting quality hearing care services through professional development, education, research and increased public awareness of hearing and balance disorders
American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA) is is the professional, scientific, and credentialing association audiologists, speech-language pathologists, and speech, language, and hearing scientists
Colorado Speech-Language Hearing Association (CSHA) provides professional development as well as information on services to individuals with communication, swallowing and hearing disorders

Children/Adolescent Community Self-Help and Advocacy Organizations:

Autism Speaks  The mission of the Autism Society of Colorado is to improve the lives of all affected by autism.  This includes families, providers, educators, and members of the community.
Autism Society of Boulder County The Children's Hospital and JFK Partners
Rocky Mountain Autism Center 
Colorado Speech Language Hearing Association
Council for Exceptional Children
National Association for the Education of Young Children
PEAK Parent Center:  Colorado’s Parent Training and Information Center
Rocky Mountain Branch of the International Dyslexia Association
Scottish Rite Foundation
Sensory Processing Disorder 
Stuttering Foundation of America
National Institute on Deafness and Other Communication Disorders (NIDCD) 
Cleft Palate Foundation
Childhood Apraxia of Speech Association of North America (CASANA) 
National Stuttering Foundation 

Adult Community Information, Services and Advocacy Organizations:

Association for Community Living
National Stuttering Association
Self-Help Groups related to speech and language issues, at ASHA website
National Parkinson Foundation
Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson’s Research

Hearing, Balance, Cochlear Implants:

Self-Help Groups related to hearing and balance issues, at ASHA website
Organizations related to childhood hearing loss, at the Hands and Voices website
Educational Interpreting provides information about educating a child with an educational interpreter who uses sign language
Hands and Voices is a family support and advocacy organization for families of deaf and hard-of-hearing children.
La Audicion de mi Bebe for families with young children with hearing loss
Marion Downs Hearing Center for services and resources for deaf and hard of hearing individuals and their families
My Babies Hearing for families with young children with hearing loss
National Association of the Deaf, serving the community of deaf and hard-of-hearing people

Local School Districts Providing Services:

Boulder Valley School District Child Find provides developmental screening and, when appropriate, a comprehensive, multi-disciplinary evaluation for children from birth to age 5 for those living in the school district
St. Vrain Valley School District