Resources

This section contains resources on specific disability topics that may be of interest to people with disabilities, service providers, businesses, government agencies, and others.

While we make every effort to keep these resource links updated, it is possible that links may become inactive. For additional resources on your topic of interest, please use our website search feature.

This site includes a searchable database of assistive technologies and disability related products, equipment, and architectural elements.
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The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) provides information on its rules requiring broadcasters and cable operators to make local emergency information accessible to people who have hearing or vision disabilities.

This publication from the American Foundation for the Blind is designed to help ensure access for patients who are blind, deaf-blind, or have other vision disabilities.

This searchable collection contains over 7,400 documents on the ADA.

The ADA Document Portal includes links to the U.S.

The Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) extends civil rights protections to individuals with disabilities. It seeks to guarantee equal opportunity for individuals with disabilities in public accommodations, employment, transportation, state and local government programs, and telecommunications.

This site, funded by the National Institute on Disability, Independent Living, and Rehabilitation Research (NIDILRR), provides information about the ADA, as well as each of the ten regional ADA Centers.

This checklist is designed to help identify some common exterior structural barriers at existing health care facilities.

AAHD offers a portal to a wide variety of information on health care, including best practices, news and research, public policy and legal issues, and more.

This Center provides information and technical assistance to promote health and integration for members with disabilities in American Indian tribes and Alaska Native villages.

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).

ASTC includes a variety of information and resources to support science centers and museums in creating accessible facilities, exhibits, programs, and activities.

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