Access Miami

Education

Barry University
Division of Student Services–Disability Services Landon Hall 102
11300 NE 2nd Ave., Miami Shores 33161
305.899.3488 Voice & TTY
disabilityservices@mail.barry.edu
Provides information, advocacy and academic accommodations to those students with documented physical, psychological, visual, speech, hearing and/or learning disabilities.

Florida Diagnostic & Learning Resources System (FDLRS)
FDLRS, operating through the MDCPS, Div. of Exceptional Student Ed, is a special education support system for educators, parents and professionals who work with exceptional children.

  • FDLRS North
    Horace Mann Middle 9-PAC
    8950 NW 2 Ave., Miami 33150
    305.754.4081
  • FDLRS – Monroe
    1400 United St., #104
    Key West 33040
    305.293.1646

Florida International University
Disability Resource Center – Student Affairs

  • University Park
    11200 SW 8th St., GC 190
    Miami 33199
    305.348.3532
    305.348.3852 Fax
    drcupgl@fiu.edu e-mail

  • Biscayne Bay
    3000 NE 151 St., WUC131
    Miami 33181
    305.919.5345
    http://drc.fiu.edu
    Provides disability support services on both campuses.

Lindsey Hopkins Technical Education Center
750 NW 20th St., Miami 33127
305.324.6070
www.lindsey.dadeschools.net
Provides a dual enrollment program and vocational training for high school students
enrolled in exceptional student education programs at 12 local high schools.

Mailman Center for Child Development (at University of Miami Miller School of Medicine)
1600 NW 12th Ave
Miami 33137
305.243.6621
pediatrics.med.miami.edu
Addresses the concerns of individuals with developmental disabilities and children with special health care needs through:

  • Research
  • Clinical service
  • Training for professionals
  • Parental workshops

Miami-Dade College
Access Program available on all campuses
305.237.1272 – Hialeah
305.237.5234 – Homestead
305.237.6360 – Inter-American
305.237.2767 – Kendall
305.237.4141 – Medical
305.237.1272 – North
305.237.3072 – Wolfson
www.mdc.edu
Support services, note-takers, interpreters.

MDC Public Library
Library Services for the Homebound – FREE service
305.474.7251
305.474.7258 TDD
www.mdpls.org
Provides books by mail to elderly, homebound and people with physical disabilities. Caption decoders, TTY, captioned videos and interpreters for events are offered for the deaf and hard-of-hearing.

MDC Public School System
Division of Special Education
1500 Biscayne Blvd., Miami 33132
305.995.7580
www.dadeschools.net

St. Thomas University
16401 NW 37 Ave., Miami Gardens 33054
305.628.6564
www.stu.edu (click on admissions, then academic enhancement center, then disabled student services)
Provides services for students with disabilities.

University of Miami
Office of Disability Services
Whitten Center, Ste. N-201, 1306 Stanford Dr., Coral Gables
305.284.2374
305.284.3401 TTY
disabilityservices@miami.edu
www.umarc.miami.edu
Coordinates auxiliary aids and services for students with disabilities.