Resources

At LEAPS Academy your child’s well being and progress are just as important to us as it is to you. We view this as a partnership in ensuring your child reaches his or hers fullest potential. From time to time we find programs and services that can help your child reach these goals. We share these resources below. If you have a resource you think is of value to share let us know we may post it here for other parents as well.

McKay Scholarship – The McKay Scholarship Program for Students with Disabilities.

Gardiner Scholarship formally known as PLSA – The Gardiner Scholarship helps parents individualize the educational plans for their children with certain special needs. The program, previously called the Personal Learning Scholarship Account.

Step Up For Students – A state-approved nonprofit scholarship funding organization that helps administer two scholarships for Florida schoolchildren.

Florida Tax Credit Scholarship Program – Income-based program to assure that low-income children have more learning options.

Beth Ingram Therapy Services – Available to provide additional support for your child.

Engage Behavioral Services – Available for consults and additional services and support.

Cord Blood Banking – An organization dedicated to promoting the benefits of cord blood banking.

Behavioral Consultants of Tampa Bay – Available for consults and additional support.

Shelby’s Behavior Solutions – Shelby Dowd M.S., BCBA, Board Certified Behavioral Analyst Phone: 813-433-4138 Email: shelbybehaviorsolutions@gmail.com

Autism Speaks – Autism Speaks is a valuable resource for families dealing with Autism.

CARD – Center for Autism & Related Disabilities at USF