Parent OrganizationsHere you will find local, regional, and nation organizations focused on providing parents up to date information on disability awareness and education.PPS is not responsible for contents on external sites or servers.
Northwest Down Syndrome Association (NWDSA)
Northwest Down Syndrome Association (NWDSA) NWDSA’s mission is to create and nurture a loving and inclusive community celebrating every person with a disability, including Down syndrome. Find information about upcoming events, play groups, family and community outreach and more on their website.
National Alliance on Mental Illness of Oregon (NAMI)
National Alliance on Mental Illness of Oregon (NAMI) NAMI is a nationwide organization that aims to improve the quality of life of individuals living with mental illness and their families by providing education, support and advocacy.
Oregon Branch of International Dyslexia Association (ORBIDA)
Oregon Branch of International Dyslexia Association (ORBIDA) ORBIDA focuses on increasing the public awareness oh how dyslexia affects both children and adults. The Oregon Branch website provides information about webinars, meetings, newsletters and trainings.
United Cerebral Palsy of Oregon and SW Washington (UCP)
United Cerebral Palsy of Oregon and SW Washington (UCP) UCP provides individualized supports, information and advocacy for individuals with cerebral palsy and other disabilities and their families throughout the region.
Morrison's Parents Anonymous® of Oregon
Morrison's Parents Anonymous® of Oregon Parents Anonymous offers free, ongoing weekly support groups for parents and their children in the tri-county area, helping parents improve communication and parenting skills, and discipline in non-physical ways. Contact by phone at 503-258-4568.
National Parents Anonymous website
National Parent Helpline website contact 1-855- 4A PARENT • 1-855-427-2736