If you suspect that your child has a developmental delay or disability, please contact the Tennessee Early Intervention System (TEIS).
- Crisis Hotlines
- Social Services for Material Support
- Diaper Agencies
- Caregiver Support Agencies & Groups
- Workforce Assistance
- Respite Care
- Behavioral Health Providers
- Social Skills Groups
- School-Based Programs
- Helpful Books
- Helpful Websites
TN Crisis Line
855-274-7471or text 741-741
Memphis Crisis Center
National Suicide Lifeline
Parent Help Lines
1-855-4APARENT or 1-800-CHILDREN
Domestic Violence Hotline
Dial 211 for a full community resource database
Agape Child & Family Services
3160 Directors Row, Memphis, TN 38131.
Department of Human Services, Family Assistance Services Center
23 Idlewild St., Memphis, TN 38104
Metropolitan Inter-Faith Association (MIFA)
910 Vance Avenue, Memphis, TN 38126. 901-527-0208
Mid-South Food Bank
3865 South Perkins, Memphis, TN, 38118. 901-527-0841
The Salvation Army
696 Jackson Avenue, Memphis, TN 38105. 901-543-8586
530 Oak Court Drive, Suite 200, Memphis, TN 38117. 901-405-7882
The WIC Program
YWCA of Greater Memphis
766 S Highland Street, Memphis, TN 38111.
The Help Group at Christ Church
5955 Yale Rd, Bartlett, 38134
The Healing Center
3885 Tchulahoma Road, Memphis, TN 38118.
Memphis for Christ (Hablan español)
1554 Bartlett Rd, Memphis, 38134
Operation Swaddling Clothes
St. John’s United Methodist Church
1207 Peabody Ave, Memphis, TN 38104
The Arc Midsouth
3485 Poplar Avenue, Suite 210, Memphis, TN 38111. 901-327-2473
Autism Resources of the Mid-South (ARMS)
Early On by SRVS
5800 Walnut Grove, Cordova, TN 38018. 901-484-5115
2595 Central Avenue, Memphis, TN 38104. 901-260-8520
2180 Union Ave. Memphis, TN 38104. 901-276-2200.
Regional Intervention Program
411 S MSU B Street, Memphis, TN 38152.901-678-5258
Strong Fathers, Stronger Families
530 Oak Court Drive, Suite 200, Memphis, TN 38117.901-405-7782
Support and Training for Exceptional Parents (STEP)
Supported Parenting at UTHSC
920 Madison Avenue, Memphis, TN 38103. 901-448-6511.
Tennessee Disability Coalition
Tennessee Disability Pathfinder
769 Vance, Memphis, TN 38101.
3337 Summer Avenue, Memphis, TN 38122
TN Government Respite Helpline
Tennessee Respite Coalition
Safe Families for Children
1255 Lynnfield Road, Suite 236, Memphis, TN 38119
7953 Stage Hills Blvd., Bartlett, TN 38133
Agape Child & Family Services
3160 Directors Row, Memphis, TN 38131
Alliance Healthcare Services
2220 Union Avenue, Memphis, TN 38104
Behavior Services of the Mid-South
150 Timber Creek Dr. #2, Cordova, TN 38108
Behavior Services of Tennessee (BSTN)*
1155 Cully Road, Cordova, 38018
Center on Developmental Disabilities at UT
920 Madison Ave, Suite 939, Memphis, TN 38103
Cultivate Behavioral Health & Education*
8066 Walnut Run, Suite 102, Cordova, TN 38108
Family Tree ABA*
East Memphis & Midtown Locations
Irby Psychological Services
7075 Golden Oaks Loop W Ste 14, Southaven, MS 38671
Janna Hacker & Associates*
2176 West Street #206
Germantown, TN 3813
2180 Union Ave. Memphis, TN 38104
Klein Family Counseling
3205 Kirby Whitten Suite D, Bartlett, TN 38134
5796 Shelby Oaks, #2, Memphis, 38134
Memphis Family Connection Center
815 N McLean Blvd. Memphis, TN 38107
560 Trinity Creek Cove, Cordova, TN 38018
SRVS Kids and Families*
4738 Walnut Grove Rd., 38117
6761 Stage Road
Memphis, TN 38134
Uof M Autism Clinic*
4055 North Park Loop, Memphis, TN 38152
*An autism diagnosis may be required for these services at these agencies. For an extensive list of ABA therapy providers, search providers at www.bacb.com.
Social Skills Group Methodist North and South Hospitals
Take Charge of Autism Summer Day Camp
2911 Brunswick Road, Memphis, TN 38133
Dr. Allison Social Therapy
9030 S Corporate Edge Dr. #203, Germantown, TN 38138
The Seed Program
6413 Quince Road, Memphis, TN 38119
Faith Christian Academy Autism Classroom
9114 Davies Plantation Road, Bartlett, TN 38133
The Angel Program at Holy Rosary Catholic School
4841 Park Avenue, Memphis, TN 38117
Teaching Language to Children with Autism or Other Developmental Disabilities (2010). M. Sundberg and James Partington.
Understanding Applied Behavior Analysis: An introduction to ABA for parents, teachers, and other professionals (2015). Albert J. Kearney
An Early Start for Your Child with Autism: Using Everyday Activities to Help Kids Connect, Communicate, and Learn (2012). S. J. Rogers.
Raising a Child with Autism: A Guide to ABA for Parents (2013). Shira Richman.
The Parent’s Guide to In-Home ABA Programs: FAQ about ABA for your Child with Autism (2013). E. O. Johnson.
Behavioral Intervention for Young Children with Autism (1996). Edited by C. Maurice, G. Green, and S. C. Luce.
An advocacy and parent support organization that provides a comprehensive database of credible and reliable resources for information related to autism.
Autism Internet Modules
Free videos and training modules on many topics related to autism, including assessment, intervention, education, etc. Must login and create a password to access the information.
An advocacy and research support organization that provides current information about autism research and resource information for families with children who have autism spectrum disorders.
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Government website with a helpful developmental milestone tracking app.
National Autism Center
A comprehensive website dedicated to evidence-based interventions for children, adolescents, and adults with autism. Also provides information about age ranges and behaviors for which each intervention has demonstrated effectiveness, as well as a more general overview of autism.
Provides an overview of what ABA is and how it is used to treat autism.
Autism Support Network
Provides a parent-friendly overview of ABA and positive behavior support.
Memphis Autism Moms Facebook Group
Special Needs Parents Group, Memphis TN