Disability Resource Organizations
Regional Resources Directory
This useful directory provides links to all kinds of disability information and help available in every state. Links include national and state agencies and organizations that can help provide referrals to more specialized, disability-specific or local programs.
ADA Technical Assistance Program
The ADA Technical Assistance Program is a federally funded network of organizations that provides ADA information, training and technical assistance to businesses, agencies and people with disabilities. The website provides links to the regional Disability and Business Technical Assistance Centers (DBTACs).
ADA Hot Links and Document Center
The ADA Hot Links and Document Center provides many useful links to the law, Supreme Court rulings regarding disabilities cases, guidelines to building, housing and recreation accessibility, ADA Technical Assistance manuals, and other materials.
The Access Board
The Access Board has a useful website for information about new construction and renovations as well as recreation facilities. The board has also developed online courses to teach about accessibility.
U.S. Department of Justice
The Department of Justice is responsible for issuing and enforcing many ADA regulations. Its authoritative website includes a wide range of technical assistance materials, settlement information and related documents.
The Governor's Committee on People with Disabilities
The Governor's Committee on People with Disabilities website contains resources and information on disabilities including publications, ADA, key laws, disability history, disability policy, parking and statistics.
Exceptional Nurse-ExceptionalNurse.com is a nonprofit 501 (c) 3 resource network committed to inclusion of more people with disabilities in the nursing profession.
The information provided by external resources - including third-party websites - is designed to provide helpful information on topics and community resources. HCC does not endorse or accept responsibility for the content, use, or availability of resources provided by external websites or agencies. HCC makes no representations as to the eligibility of any particular student to receive any benefit or the effects – such as those impacting immigration status – that accepting a resource may have on a student. Students in populations that may have specific additional needs are encouraged to seek advice from a relevant professional or reputable resources, such as immigration counsel or a qualified website.