Resources for Students with Disabilities
RESOURCES FOR PARENTS AND STUDENTS
College Board Testing Accommodations
Approval by the College Board’s Services for Students with Disabilities (SSD) is required before students can take the SAT, SAT Subject Tests, PSAT/NMSQT, PSAT 10, or AP Exams with accommodations.
**Please click the link for the College Board Consent Form for Accommodations Request and sumbit completed form to your school counselor.
ACT Testing Accommodations
ACT determines a student's eligibility and accommodations on the ACT.
**Please click the link for the Consent to Release Information to ACT and submit completed form to your school counselor after registering for a test date on ACT. Requests for accommodations cannot be submitted until after a test date has been selected.
COMMUNITY BASED SERVICES AND SOME POST-HIGH SCHOOL RESOURCES
OPWDD Front Door – Important to apply early, application process can be long
ACCESS VR - Post high school
RCAL - Resource Center for Accessible Living - Community based
WIHD - Westchester Institute for Human Development - Community based
Taconic Resources for Independence - Community based
POST-GRAD TRANSITION PROGRAMS INCLUDING COLLEGE AND NON-COLLEGE SETTINGS
SSA - Includes information on how to apply for SSI(Supplemental Security Income)
**The information provided in the resources/links listed are not all-inclusive.