Useful Links: Disability Information
- Americans with Disabilities Act
Department of Justice site which provides information related to the Americans with Disabilities Act
- Delaware Assistive Technology Initiative
Provides information for persons in Delaware who need information about and/or assistance with assistive technologies
- State Council for Persons with Disabilites (SCPD)
SCPD is a coordinating body of disabily advocates and policymakers in Delaware.
- Delaware Governor's Commission on Community-Based Alternatives for Individuals with Disabilities
The Governor's Commission is charged with improving community-based supports in Delaware for persons with disabilities. Visit the "Goals and Objectives" section of the site to review A Path Forward: Building a Community-Based Plan for Delaware.
- University of Delaware Center for Disabilities Studies
Provides information about the Center for Disabilities Studies' programs for university students as well as the center's various community education programs
- United Cerebral Palsy
United Cerebral Palsy's One-Stop Resource Guide.
Provides information on assistive technologies
- Interagency Committee on Disability Research
The Interagency Committee on Disability Research (ICDR) is a committee which is mandated "to promote coordination and cooperation among Federal departments and agencies conducting rehabilitation research programs." It reports annually to the President and Congress. On this site, ICDR uses an online form to collect input from the public about research needs related to disability and rehabilitation
- LEAD Center
See the LEAD Center's Employment and Economic Advancement Resource Map.
- National Council on Independent Living
Contains information about current advocacy efforts, legislation, and other relevant subjects. It contains helpful links for youth, veterans, and seniors with disabilities
- National Resource Directory
A web-based resource for wounded service members, veterans, and their families. Contains a searchable database to help locate benefits, services and supports by state
- Office of Disability Employment Policy (ODEP)
The Office of Disability Employment Policy (ODEP) works with partners to increase workplace success for people with disabilities.
- Disability Law Handbook
This handbook is a guide to the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) and other disability related laws. It is made available by the Southwest DBTAC (Disability and Business Technical Assistance Centers) ADA Center
- Nemours Transition Videos
Links to four videos developed by Nemours to help teens with special health care needs prepare for transition into adulthood. Topics include legal/financial, residential, vocational, and medical self management issues