Community Resources Guide

Children: Special Needs

Div/Dept: Army Community Service (ACS)
Service(s): Consultation - Children Special Needs
Description: Exceptional Family Members, Children With Special Needs
Target Audience: Active Duty , Family Members, Retirees, DA Civilians
Schedule: Call for appointment
Contact Info: Bldg 242 Ledward Barracks
DSN: 469-7777
CIV: 0951-300-7777
Website: http://www.bamberg.army.mil/directorates/dfmwr/acs/acs.asp

Div/Dept: Child, Youth & School Services (CYSS)
Service(s): Full-day, part-day and hourly facility-based child care options for ages 6 weeks through 18 years. Family Child Care home-based care from 4 weeks with extended care options and baby-sitter referrals. Summer camp activities; parent education classes; before- and after-school care; educational and fine arts programs; individual and team sports; field-trips; career preparation and inter-disciplinary services for youth
Description: Respite and developmental care for children, youth and their families
Target Audience: Active Duty, Family Member, Civilians
Schedule: Daily, call for details and for appointment
Contact Info: Bldg 7340, Warner Barracks
DSN: 469-8660
CIV: 0951-300-8660
Website: http://www.bamberg.army.mil/directorates/dfmwr/cyss.asp

Div/Dept: Educational Developmental Intervention Services (EDIS)
Service(s): Support Group - Children Special Needs
Description: Support Group for parents, teachers and HCP dealing with children with ADHD
Target Audience: Active Duty , Family Members, Civilians, Retirees
Schedule: Monthly, call for schedule
Contact Info: Bldg 7253 Warner Barracks
DSN: 469-7995
CIV: 0951-300-7995

Div/Dept: Social Work Services (SWS)
Service(s): Counseling and Support Group
Description: Parenting therapy group for parents that includes sessions on expectations, coping with parental stress, building self esteem, establishing structure and routine, what makes good discipline, family meetings and special needs, and exceptional family member program issues.
Length: 12 session group
Contact Info: Bldg 7253, Warner Barracks
DSN: 469-7793
CIV: 0951-300-7793