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Resources

To be an effective self-advocate, you must know your rights. This page contains links to resources that may help you learn about your legal rights or provide other helpful information.

  • ABA Commission on Mental and Physical Disability Law

    Includes Disability Lawyers Directory and links to disability resources and organizations.

    Additional Info

    • Resource Type Organization: National, Resource: Disability Law
  • AbilityHub Assistive Techology Solutions

    A site for people with a disability who find operating a computer difficult or nearly impossible.

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    • Resource Type Organization: National, Resource: Assistive Technology
  • ABLEDATA

    Provides objective information about assistive technology products and rehabilitation equipment.

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    • Resource Type Organization: National, Resource: Assistive Technology
  • ADA.gov

    Department of Justice's ADA webpage - provides information and technical assistance on the Americans with Disabilities Act.

    Additional Info

    • Resource Type Organization: National, Resource: Information/Disability
    • Phone 800-514-0301 (voice) 800-514-0383 (TTY)
  • Alabama Disabilities Advocacy Program

    Additional Info

    • Resource Type Organization: State Protection/Advocacy
    • State Alabama
  • Alaska Client Assistance Program

    Additional Info

    • Resource Type Organization: State Protection/Advocacy
    • State Alaska
  • Alliance for Technology Access National

    A network of community-based resource centers, product developers, vendors, service providers, and individuals. Provides information and support services to children and adults with disabilities, and work to increase their use of technology.

    Additional Info

    • Resource Type Organization: National, Resource: Assistive Technology
  • American Foundation for the Blind

    Priorities include broadening access to technology; elevating the quality of information and tools for those who serve people with vision loss; and promoting independent and healthy living for people with vision loss.

    Additional Info

    • Resource Type Organization: National, Resource: Information/Disability
  • American Indian Disability Technical Assistance Center

    National center that provides information, training, and technical assistance Native Americans with disabilities. Addresses issues of employment, vocational rehabilitation, transportation, health, independent living, voter participation, and education.

    Additional Info

    • Resource Type Organization: National, Resource: Native American Rights
  • American Paraplegia Society

    Dedicated to improving the quality of medical care delivered to persons with spinal cord impairment (SCI).

    Additional Info

    • Resource Type Organization: National, Resource: Disability Rights
  • American Spinal Injury Association (ASIA)

    Educates members, healthcare professionals, patients and their families on all aspects of spinal cord injury and its consequences. Goals are to prevent injury, improve care, increase availability of services and maximize the injured individual's potential for full participation in all areas of community life.

    Additional Info

    • Resource Type Organization: National, Resource: Disability Rights
  • Arizona Center for Disability Law

    Additional Info

    • Resource Type Organization: State Protection/Advocacy
    • State Arizona
  • Assistive Technology

    List of AT links.

    Additional Info

    • Resource Type Organization: National, Resource: Assistive Technology
  • Autism National Committee (AUTCOM)

    Protects and advances the human rights and civil rights of all persons with autism, Pervasive Developmental Disorder, and related differences of communication and behavior.

    Additional Info

    • Resource Type Organization: National, Resource: Disability Rights
  • Bazelon Center for Mental Health Law

    National legal advocacy organization for people with mental disabilities

    Additional Info

    • Resource Type Organization: National, Resource: Disability Rights
  • Brain Injury Association of America

    Provides information, education and support to assist the 5.3 million Americans currently living with traumatic brain injury and their families.

    Additional Info

    • Resource Type Organization: National, Resource: Disability Rights
  • Brain Injury Resource Center

    Provides information, creative solutions and leadership on issues related to brain injury.

    Additional Info

    • Resource Type Organization: National, Resource: Information/Disability
    • Phone (206) 621-8558
  • CAP - CARES, Inc

    Additional Info

    • Resource Type Organization: State Protection/Advocacy
    • State Maine
  • Center for Disability Law & Policy (CAP Program)

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    • Resource Type Organization: State Protection/Advocacy
    • State Pennsylvania
  • Client Assistance Program

    Additional Info

    • Resource Type Organization: State Protection/Advocacy
    • State California
  • Client Assistance Program

    Additional Info

    • Resource Type Organization: State Protection/Advocacy
    • State Illinois
  • Client Assistance Program

    Additional Info

    • Resource Type Organization: State Protection/Advocacy
    • State Iowa
  • Client Assistance Program

    Additional Info

    • Resource Type Organization: State Protection/Advocacy
    • State Kentucky
  • Client Assistance Program

    Additional Info

    • Resource Type Organization: State Protection/Advocacy
    • State Maryland