The Mid-Atlantic ADA Center provides information, guidance, and training on the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), tailored to meet the needs of businesses, government entities, organizations, and individuals in the Mid-Atlantic Region (DC, DE, MD, PA, VA, and WV).

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The Mid-Atlantic ADA Center provides information, guidance, and training on the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), tailored to meet the needs of businesses, government entities, organizations, and individuals in the Mid-Atlantic Region (DC, DE, MD, PA, VA, and WV). Learn more about us.

Resource Networks

We support a number of Resource Networks to distribute materials and deliver training programs throughout the region.

Outside of the Mid-Atlantic area?

Please visit our ADA National Network (ADANN) to locate your regional center. The ADANN includes ten regional centers located throughout the United States.

We are not an enforcement or advocacy agency, but provide helpful sources of information and personalized guidance on the requirements of the ADA.

NEWS

FEATURED RESOURCES

“At Your Service” Film

To produce this dynamic film on serving customers with disabilities, we partnered with Storyline Motion Pictures, filmmakers of the critically acclaimed PBS documentary Lives Worth Living and curators of the Disability Rights Museum on Wheels.

This twenty-minute video features national disability leaders offering insights and tips on how to provide exemplary customer service to individuals with disabilities. 

“At Your Service” video in English, Spanish, and various captioned formats

New Video Series: Interacting with Law Enforcement and Other First Responders

A new video series from the Arc of Northern Virginia offers practical tips for people with disabilities, police officers, and other first responders. Check out our Criminal Justice playlist on YouTube to find videos on Talking with Police, Traffic Stops, Calling 911, and Comfort Kits. The Arc of Northern Virginia also has a great resource library on disability and criminal justice.

Tip Sheet: Hosting Accessible Virtual Meetings, Events, and Conferences

Check out our new tip sheet, and visit our Accessible Meetings, Events, and Conferences Guide for more great information on planning and conducting meetings, virtual or in-person.

COVID-19 Information and Resources

The Mid-Atlantic ADA Center continues to operate during the current public health emergency. Find more information and resources on coronavirus disease (COVID-19) for individuals with disabilities and older adults, health care providers, educators, employers, businesses, and others.