General Resources



AltaPointe Health Systems – Children’s Outpatient Services

301 Bishop Lane, Mobile, AL 36608  map

13825 Tapia Avenue , Bayou La Batre, AL 36509  map

Children and teens with mental illnesses need special attention and specialized care in an environment especially designed for them. AltaPointe Children’s Outpatient Services provides treatment for children and teens ages 3-19, and their families, with the ultimate goal of helping them maintain stability in the community. AltaPointe’s therapists use state-of-the-art, evidence-based practices. They specialize in treating trauma, bereavement, child sexual abuse, emotional and behavioral problems or significant school-related issues. Treatment focuses on problem resolu-tion, symptom reduction, stabilization and/or prevention of movement to a higher level of care. Treatment is highly variable and depends upon the individual’s existing symptoms.

Contact & Learn More:

Phone: (251) 450-2211 or (888) 335-3044



BayPointe Hospital

5800 Southland Drive, Mobile, AL 36693  map

BayPointe Hospital is a free-standing psychiatric hospital specializing in child and adolescent acute inpatient and long-term residential care. Located in west Mobile on a beautiful 15-acre campus, it offers short-term stabilization and long-term treatment in a residential setting for chil-dren and adolescents. Often these children have suffered from abuse, neglect or substance abuse, and an intervention is desperately needed. They may be disruptive, sometimes uncontrollable, exhibiting suicidal, aggressive or other unsafe behaviors and can no longer function in their homes and community settings. Many factors must be considered before admission to BayPointe is appropriate.

Contact & Learn More:

Phone: (251)450-2211 or (888) 335-3044



BayView Professional Associates

1015 Montlimar Drive, Suite A-210, Mobile, AL 36609  map

BayView Professional Associates’ confidential and supportive, solution-focused counseling can help children and families with problems, such as erratic behavior, aggression towards self or others, difficulty concentrating, unexplained weight loss, even physical symptoms like headaches. Our comprehensive clinical services consist of an interdisciplinary team including a child/adolescent board certified psychiatrist, psychologists, and psychotherapists which provide complete evaluations and testing of learning disabilities, developmental disabilities, and cognitive (thinking) problems in addition to psychotherapy and treatment for children, adolescents and adults. Services may include: individual, group or family counseling; play therapy; crisis intervention; behavior modification; psychiatric services; medication management; substance abuse services; and parent education. BayView accepts most major insurances including PEEHIP and AllKids.

Contact & Learn More:

Phone: (251) 660-2360 or (888) 335-3044



Montgomery Children’s Specialty Center

5278 Camp ASCCA Drive, Jackson’s Gap, AL 36861  map

Camp ASCCA is Alabama’s Special Camp for Children and Adults. ASCCA is a nationally recognized leader in therapeutic recreation for children and adults with both physical and intellectual disabilities. Providing weekend and weeklong sessions, Camp ASCCA is open year-round. Located in Alabama on Lake Martin, Camp ASCCA offers campers a wide variety of recreational and educational activities. Activities include horseback riding, fishing, tubing, accessible waterslide, swimming, environmental education, arts and crafts, canoeing, a “splash pad”, outdoor adventure elements like the zip-line, and much more.

Contact & Learn More:

Phone: (256) 825-9226 or (800) THE-CAMP



Montgomery Children’s Specialty Center

2853 Forbes Drive, Montgomery, AL 36110  map

We are Montgomery’s preferred, five star rated children’s nursing and rehabilitation facility. In our caring and nurturing environment, we provide services to children with severe developmental disabilities that require on-going nursing care. Our dedicated team of health care professionals understands that each family has an individual set of circumstances, needs and preferences. At Montgomery Children’s we are inspired by you to work together creating a plan of care that promotes a nurturing environment of respect, growth and healing.

Contact & Learn More:

Phone: (334) 261-3445


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Alabama Council for Developmental Disabilities

100 North Union Street, Montgomery, AL 36104,
(334) 242-3973 or (800) 232-2158,

Alabama Department of Rehabilitation Services

602 South Lawrence Street, Montgomery, AL 36104,
(800) 441-7607,

Alabama Disabilities Advocacy Program

205 North Conception Street, Mobile, AL 36603,
(800) 826-1675,

Alabama Institute for Deaf and Blind - Mobile Regional Center

1050 Government Street, Mobile, AL 36604,
(251) 432-7777,

Alabama Scottish Rite Learning Center

(205) 365-1640,

American Speech-Language-Hearing Assoc.

(256) 325-8885,

Bay Area Clinical Associates, LLC

2864 Dauphin Street, Suite A, Mobile, AL 36606,
(251) 470-7607,

Canine Companions for Independence

(800) 572-BARK (2275),

Community Services for Vision Rehabilitation

29653 Anchor Cross Boulevard, Daphne, AL 36526,
(251) 928-2888,

Community Services for Vision Rehabilitation

600 BelAir Boulevard, Suite 110, Mobile, AL 36606,
(251) 476-4744,

Delicious Dietician

55 Midtown Park East, Mobile, AL 36606,
(251) 478-2233 or (800) 876-3230,

Dianne Craft – Child Diagnostics

(303) 694-0532,

Easter Seals Alabama

5960 East Shirley Lane, Montgomery, AL 36117,
(334) 395-4489,

Emerald Coast Pedatric Sleep Consultants

400 Gulf Breeze Pkwy #204, Gulf Breeze, FL 32561,

Goodwill Easterseals of the Gulf Coast

2440 Gordon Smith Drive, Mobile, AL 36117,
(251) 471-1581,

Hurley Counseling, LLC

1900 Dauphin Street, Mobile, AL,
(251) 222-8880

Intellectual & Developmental Disabilities - The ARC of Alabama

(334) 262-7688 or (866) 243-9557,

March of Dimes Mobile Chapter

205 Lambert Street, Suite A, Mobile, AL 36604,
(251) 438-1360,

Mental Health – National Alliance on Mental Illness

(251) 461-3450 or (334) 396-4797,

Mobile Association for the Blind

2440 Gordon Smith Drive, Mobile, AL 36617,
(251) 473-3585,

Mobile County Special Families



2424 Gordon Smith Drive, Mobile, AL 36617,
(251) 479-7409,

Mulherin Custodial Home

2496 Halls Mill Road, Mobile, AL 36606,
(251) 471-1998,

Pediatric Developmental Medicine

1601 Center Street, Mobile, AL 36604,
(251) 410-5437,

Santa America

308 Belrose Avenue, Daphne, AL 36526, ,

Sight Savers America

337 Business Circle, Pelham, AL 35124,
(877) 942-2627,

Special Needs Foundation of American

8909 Rand Avenue, Daphne, AL 36526, ,

Support Group for Siblings of Special Needs


The Centre

1290 Main Street, Suite B, Daphne, AL 36526,

1507 Dauphin Street, Mobile, AL 36604,
(251) 625-0118, , (251) 471-5844,

The Listening Program

(888) 228-1798,

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