Resources for Children with Special Needs

Address:116 East 16th Street, 5th Floor New York NY 10003
Telephone(s):(212) 677-4650.
Fax:(212) 254-4070
World Wide Web: http://www.resourcesnyc.org/


This organization provides information, referral, advocacy and support in New York City for parents and professionals looking for all kinds of programs and services for children with learning, developmental, emotional, health, and physical disabilities. Also provided are training and technical assistance on entitlements, education, etc. A database is available that offers programs and services from over several hundred organizations for special needs children in the metropolitan area.


Mon - Fri, 9 am - 5 pm, Resource Line M-Th 8am - 4pm (212) 677-4660

Eligibility Requirements:

Children from birth to 21 years of age with a disability or special need are eligible.

Fees/Methods of Payment:RCSN welcomes in-kind donations such as up-to-date electronic equipment and furniture. Technical skills are valuable to us. We welcome library materials--books, magazines, and subscriptions.
Access for People with Disabilities:Wheelchair accessible.

Services Offered:Benefits AssistanceBook / Magazine Donation ProgramsHealth Care ReferralsLibrariesSpecialized Information and ReferralWorkshops / Symposiums
Languages Offered:Spanish
Target Groups(By Need):ChildrenParents of Children with Disabilities