VSA offers a variety of programs to enhance participation in the arts for people with disabilities (look for the "VSA and Accessibility" tab).

NADC promotes inclusion in all facets of the arts community for both audience members and artists with disabilities.

DS/USA offers sports programs and competitions to people with all types of disabilities. Specific programs include the Wounded Warrior/Disabled Sports Project, the Warfighter Sports Series, and the Youth Sports Mentoring Program.

NCA offers resources on inclusive outdoor and recreational activities. The site also features a product resource section with information on accessible picnic tables, golf cars, hunting and fishing equipment, playground components, and more.

NCHPAD promotes exercise and physical activity for people with disabilities.

Listed below are resources specifically for youth, we hope you will find them useful. Our resource pages are "works in progress", so if you have suggestions for additions, please contact us!

The American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals website includes Animal Disaster Preparedness, covering strategies and emergency preparedness training for animals. (This article discusses pets, not service animals).

This site offers online, interactive tools that simulate the interaction you might have with an employment law expert. Topics include wage and hour issues, workplace health and safety, veterans' issues, and more.

The Access Board provides information, publications and technical assistance on the Americans with Disabilities Act Accessibility Guidelines for buildings and facilities, as well as the standards for electronic and information technology under Section 508 of the Rehabilitation Act, and telecommunications equipment under Section 255 of the Telecommunications Act. The Board also has enforcement authority under the Architectural Barriers Act (ABA).
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