HANDICAPPED IN AN ABLE-BODIED WORLD


DISABILITY INFORMATION LINKS


THE FOLLOWING LINKS ARE BEING PROVIDED FOR YOU TO LEARN MORE ABOUT WHAT PEOPLE WITH SPECIAL NEEDS HAVE TO DEAL WITH. IT IS MY PRAYER THAT THEY WILL BE HELPFUL!

Blessings, Sharon Libby


ADA Home Page - www.ada.gov/

ADA Accessibility Guidelines 1990, As Amended - www.ada.gov/pubs/ada.htm

disABILITY Information and Resources - www.makoa.org

Connecting the Disability Community to Information and Opportunities - www.disability.gov

Report Handicapped Parking Fraud - www.handicappedfraud.org

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services - www.hhs.gov/ocr/

Title II of the ADA - Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 Discrimination Complaint Form -  www.ada.gov/t2cmpfrm.htm

The ACT Services for Students with Disabilities - www.act.org/aap/disab/

AAPD - American Association of People with Disabilities - www.aapd.com/

Learning Disabilities Association of America - www.ldanatl.org/


The Site to Survive Spinal Cord Injury and Paralysis -  www.survivingparalysis.com

Access to Disability Data - Chartbook on Disability in the United States - www.infouse.com/disabilitydata/disability

Famous People with Disabilities - www.disabled-world.com/artman/publish/article_0060.shtml

The Personal Energy Transportation (PET); a gift of mobility to those in poor and underdeveloped countries - Go to www.giftofmobility.org

Teens Health - www.kidshealth.org/teen/diseases_conditions/learning/adhd.html

Learning Disabilities in Children - www.helpguide.org/mental/learning_disabilities.htm

Accredited Colleges and Disability - www.accreditedonlinecolleges.org/resource/accredited-online-colleges-and-disability-education/ 

Online Learning for Students with Disabilities - OnlineCollegesDatabase.org and http://www.onlinecollegesdatabase.org/online-college-learning-for-students-with-disabilities/ 

Benefits for People with Disabilities - http://www.ssa.gov/disability/

Medicare and Social Security Disability: Benefits for Disabled Individuals - http://www.planprescriber.com/medicare-insurance-news/social-security-disability/

Coping with Disabilities - National Caregivers Library - http://www.caregiverslibrary.org/caregivers-resources/grp-disabilities/coping-with-disabilities-article.aspx

Fair and Affordable Housing: The Activist's Blueprint for Action - http://www.mortgagecalculator.org/helpful-advice/fair-housing.php

American Association on Health and Disability - http://www.aahd.us/

Local Doctor Finder: Search by Disability - http://www.zocdoc.com/procedures

I Can Do It, You Can Do It!: President's Council on Fitness, Sports & Nutrition - http://www.fitness.gov/participate-in-programs/i-can-do-it-you-can-do-it/

ADA Accommodation for Swimming Pools - http://blog.intheswim.com/swimming-pool-lifts-and-the-ada-pool-lift-law/

Home Modifications for Seniors with Disabilities - http://www.eldercare.gov/Eldercare.NET/Public/Resources/Factsheets/Home_Modifications.aspx 

Disability Home Accommodation Cost Guide - http://www.homeadvisor.com/cost/disability-accommodation/

Federal Grants available to seniors, veterans, and disabled people - http://www.expertise.com/home-and-garden/home-remodeling-for-disability-and-special-needs


Home Safety for People with Disabilities - http://www.redcross.org/prepare/location/home-family/disabilities


Guide for Disabled Homebuyers - https://www.redfin.com/blog/guide-for-disabled-home-buyers

Disability Governments Guide to Transportation - https://www.disability.gov/resource/disability-govs-guide-transportation/


Increasing Physical Activity among Adults with Disabilities - http://www.cdc.gov/ncbddd/disabilityandhealth/pa.html


Stay Active with a Disability: Quick Tips - http://healthfinder.gov/HealthTopics/Category/health-conditions-and-diseases/obesity/stay-active-with-a-disability-quick-tips

Depression and Disability - http://www.shinecharity.org.uk/uploads/media_items/depression-and-disability.original.pdf

DISASTER ALERT INFORMATION FOR THE DISABLED


Prepare Your Home for Natural Disasters - http://www.ready.gov/natural-disasters

Cracking the Drought Code: The Homeowner’s Guide to Foundation Protection during a Drought - http://www.homecity.com/foundation-protection-during-drought

Hurricane Safety & Preparedness - http://www.weather.com/safety/hurricane

Tornado Safety Tips & Rules | Safety Facts & Precautions - http://www.homeadvisor.com/r/disasters-tornado-safety-tips-and-procedures/

Earthquake Safety Tips, Earthquake Preparation, Earthquake Readiness - http://environment.nationalgeographic.com/environment/natural-disasters/earthquake-safety-tips/

How to Protect Your Home From Flood Damage - https://www.redfin.com/blog/2015/03/how-to-protect-your-home-from-flood-damage.html

Travel Safety: 5 Ways to Protect Your Home When You're Away http://www.frommers.com/tips/health-and-travel-insurance/travel-safety-5-ways-to-protect-your-home-when-youre-away

Your Home Safety and Security Checklist - http://yourlocalsecurity.com/security-tips.html

TRAVEL INFORMATION


Are you planning a trip to San Diego? Are you confined to a wheelchair? If so, I highly recommend The Town & Country Resort and Convention Center. Their wheelchair accessible room was the best I've ever stayed in. Go to www.towncountry.com and check it out.

Disabled Travelers - www.disabledtravelers.com/overcoming-learning-disabilities.htm

Travel the American West with Access Tours - www.accesstours.org

TRAVEL ACCESSIBILITY RESOURCES -  http://www.cheapoair.com/guides/travel-resources-disabled-handicapped

Disability Info

SHARON LIBBY OUTREACH