The Certified Aging-in-Place Specialist (CAPS) designation program teaches builders the skills to work with older and maturing adults to remodel their homes for aging-in-place. NAHB also offers information about remodeling for aging-in-place for homeowners and consumers.

This project promotes aging in place and independent living. The web site includes a National Directory of Home Modification Resources that can help locate sources of assistance across the country.

This project, funded by HUD, provides training programs, materials, and technical guidance on the Fair Housing Act and its design and construction requirements.
Toll Free Telephone: 1-888-341-7781 V/TTY

The HUD site includes information about the Fair Housing Act and other Federal laws that affect housing, as well as a variety of housing programs and funding assistance that may be available to people with disabilities.

The IDEA Center is within the School of Architecture and Planning at the University at Buffalo. It is dedicated to improving the design of environments and products so that they are more usable, safer, and more appealing to a broad range of people.

This project, at the College of Engineering at the University of Wisconsin-Madison, promotes the development of accessible information and telecommunications technologies.

AccessIT promotes the use of electronic and information technology (E&IT) for students and employees with disabilities in educational institutions at all academic levels. The web site features the "AccessIT Knowledge Base", a searchable database of questions and answers regarding accessible E&IT, and the "Accessible University" mock site, a tool for demonstrating web accessibility principles.

This site includes a searchable database of assistive technologies and disability related products, equipment, and architectural elements.
Toll Free Telephone: 800-227-0216

This agency provides information about the Air Carrier Access Act (ACAA) and disability issues in air travel, and accepts consumer complaints.

Toll-Free Hotline For Air Travelers With Disabilities
7 a.m. to 11 p.m. Eastern Time
1-800-778-4838 (Voice)
1-800-455-9880 (TTY)