Tutors, Resources, and Support Groups

Resources:

Wolfner Library

Great resource to pass on to families at no cost -- increases literacy skills & promotes reading for fun!

-The Wolfner library is a free library service to anyone in the State of Missouri who is unable to use standard print materials due to a visual or physical disability. Equipment is provided free of charge.

-The Wolfner library collection consists of more than 360,000 volumes of books in non-print formats (digital, cassette and braille) on a broad range of fiction and non-fiction subjects, for all ages.
http://www.sos.mo.gov/wolfner/

Tutors:
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Resources:

Special School District has compiled a catalog of resources that parents might find beneficial. They include:

Special School District also offers resource packets which contain articles on particular topics plus books and videos which may be checked out from the Family & Community Resource Center.  You may order up to 3 packets, and some can be downloaded through the link listed below:

https://www.ssdmo.org/cool_tools/fcrc_books.html

Topics include anxiety disorders, Asperger's syndrome, attention deficit disorder, bullying, depression, diagnostic/evaluation process, homework strategies, and learning disabilities just to name a few.

St. Louis Obsessive Compulsive Disorder Support Group:

Meetings are held every 3rd Saturday at Missouri Baptist Medical Center-Auditorium 1.  Signs are posted to direct you to the meeting room.  Meetings start at 10:00 a.m. with a speaker, followed by the support group from 11:00-noon.  Refreshments are provided for the short coffee break between the speaker and the support group.  If there is no speaker scheduled, the support group meeting starts at 10:00 a.m.  Meetings are FREE, confidential, and open to people with OCD, their family and friends.  For more information call (314)291-7556, visit the website at www.stlocd.org, or e-mail us at stlocd@swbell.net