Giving Guide: ACCESS


Founded in 1994, ACCESS is dedicated to expanding individual potential through innovative instruction. Serving individuals ages 6 weeks through 35, the center comprises the ACCESS Early Childhood education program, ACCESS Academy full-time education, ACCESS Therapy, ACCESS Evaluation and Resource Center, Project SEARCH Arkansas: ACCESS Initiative in partnership with Arkansas Rehabilitation Services, and ACCESS Life.


  • 20th Annual Starry Starry Night Gala, Feb. 24, 2018.
  • ACCESS Cup Golf Tournament, May 14, 2018
  • ACCESS Bingo Bash, July 19, 2018.
  • Bi-annual ACCESS Gardens community plant sales every fall and spring.


Investments to ACCESS are hard at work every day, and your support is the foundation of our efforts. ACCESS relies on the generosity of individuals, corporations and foundations to further its mission.

Contact Kellie Wilhite, director of development, to visit about the exciting ways that you can choose to enrich the lives of those with disabilities. 501.217.8600,

Established: 1994

Employees: 170

Service Area:
Evaluations, Therapy, Education, and Young Adult Programs for Individuals with Special Needs

Tammy Simmons, M.S., CCC-SLP

ACCESS Stella Boyle Smith Early Childhood Campus
10618 Breckenridge Drive
Little Rock, AR 72211

ACCESS Academy and Young Adult Campus
1500 N. Mississippi
Little Rock, AR 72207


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