Nebraska Access and Functional Needs Training Resources

Mental Health Association of Nebraska [MHA-NE]
MHA-NE is currently the only nonprofit peer run organization in Nebraska and offers alternative
options for those experiences mental health and/or substance use and addiction issues as well
as crisis prevention.
Address:1645 N Street, Lincoln, NE 68508
Phone Contact: (402) 441-4371
Keya House Warmline (24/7): 402-261-5959
Honu Home Warmline (24/7): 402-975-2032

Nebraska 211
A one-stop source of information for people in need of assistance. When you reach out to 211,
they’ll assess your situation and then utilize an extensive, up-to-date database to find the best
resource(s) to meet your needs. They act as a single point of contact for thousands of health
and human service programs, community services, disaster services and governmental
Address: 2201 Farnam Street, Suite 200 Omaha, NE 68102
Phone: 211; 402-444-6666
Toll Free: 211; 866-813-1731
Text your zip code to 898211

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Nebraska Resource and Referral System
The Nebraska Resource and Referral System Direct Service Database contains information
about community agencies and organizations that provide services to Nebraskans. This website
is valuable tool, connecting Nebraskans to the services and resources they need via the
Address: University of Nebraska-Lincoln, 206 S 13th St. Suite 1000,Lincoln, NE 68588-0227
Phone: 800-746-8420

People First Nebraska
People First is the only statewide disability rights organization in Nebraska run by and for people
with all types of disabilities.
Address: P.O. Box 5292, Grand Island, NE 68802
Phone: 402-559-4892

Independence Rising
Independence Rising, IR, was formerly known as Center for Independent Living of Central
Nebraska. We serve 50 counties in Central and Western Nebraska. We are one of two federally
funded independent living centers in Nebraska.
Address: 3335 W Capital Ave, Grand Island, NE 68803
Phone: 308-708-2392

League of Human Dignity Center for Independent Living
We at the League of Human Dignity are concerned with the rights and quality of life of people
with disabilities. We believe in emphasizing likeness not difference, ability not disability,
normality not abnormality, and integration not segregation. We work with people who have
disabilities to promote independent living and ensure social, economic, and political equality.
Address:6550 S 84th St #100, Omaha, NE 68127
Phone: (402) 763-9400

Autism Society of Nebraska
The mission of the Autism Society is to improve the lives of every family affected by autism. The
focus of the Nebraska Affiliate is working locally and regionally throughout our Nebraska autism
community. 100% of the funds raised here in Nebraska stay in Nebraska where we can directly
impact the individual with autism, their family, their educators and the entire community
surrounding them.
Address: PO Box 83559, Lincoln, NE 68501-3559
Phone: 1-800-580-9279

Nebraska Autism Spectrum Disorder Network
The Nebraska ASD Network is committed to providing up-to-date information and training based
on current research about autism spectrum disorders. Which consists of workshops that are
scheduled throughout the state on a variety of subjects and several websites that offer on-line
training opportunities related to autism spectrum disorders.
Address: University of Nebraska-Lincoln, 253 Barkley Memorial Ctr, Lincoln, NE 68583-0747
Phone: 402-472-4194

United Cerebral Palsy of Nebraska
United Cerebral Palsy of Nebraska advances the independence, productivity and full citizenship
of people with cerebral palsy and similar disorders.
Address: 11930 Arbor Street, Suite 202,Omaha, NE 68144
Phone: 402-502-3572

Down Syndrome Alliance of the Midlands
The Down Syndrome Alliance of the Midlands is committed to connecting those touched by
Down syndrome through education, advocacy and support.
Address: 10824 Old Mill Road Suite, STE 8, Omaha, NE 68154
Phone: 531-375-5791