The most comprehensive resource collections, such as the Community Council of Greater Dallas – Source Book and United Way of Tarrant County’s Blue Book are not available on-line. However, there are several organizations and agencies in the North Texas area that provide a great collection of general resources which are available to the public on-line, such as the following


Don’t know where to start? Dial 211 and let them know your need. They will connect with services that can help.

You can also search for services online at

The ARC of Dallas

Empowering individuals. Building community.  The Arc in Collin, Dallas & Rockwall counties supports and empowers people with intellectual and developmental disabilities to improve their quality of life. The Arc assists individuals and their families with direct programs and services, partners with other organizations and provides self-advocacy training.

NICHCY (National Dissemination Center for Children with Disabilities)

This is a website that provides information on State agencies, organizations and programs, along with a few parent and disability-specific organizations.