Other SWD Resources

This page provides access to many resources for Scouts with Disabilities and Special Needs as well as for parents and scout leaders.

Audio Program-Helping Scouts with ADD and other Disabilities

 BSA Resources for Scouts with Disabilities and Special Needs

Ten Tips for Leaders to Support Scouts with Disabilities or Special Needs

Scouting for Youth With Disabilities and Special Needs Fact Sheet

Application for Alternate Eagle Scout Rank Merit Badges

Annual Health and Medical Record

 Guide to Working with Scouts with Special Needs and Disabilities

Scouting for Youth with Disabilities Manual (8 MB) See especially:

Advancement requirements for Cub Scouts and Boy Scouts (p. 25-31)
Alternate Requirements for Tenderfoot, Second Class, and First Class Ranks (p. 28)
Application for Alternate Eagle Scout Rank Merit Badges (p. 29)
Sample of an Application for Approval of Modification of Requirements (p. 113)
Sample of an Individual Scout Advancement Plan (p. 115)

Advancement Committee Guide (Leaders and parents should read Section 10. Advancement for Members With Special Needs,  pp. 60-65)