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Americans with Disabilities Act

ADA Homepage.  Online publications Include ADA Standards for Accessible Design, Guide to Disability Rights Laws, ADA questions and answers, and several guides on various topics.

Americans with Disabilities Act Document Center

Information on the Americans With Disabilities Act including the law, Supreme Court decisions, accessibility guidelines, ADA enforcement and more.

DisAbility Online

U.S. Department of Labor, Employment & Training Administration.

Disability resources for employers, employee, and job seekers.

Michigan Disability Resources

State of Michigan.

Services and programs for people with disabilities offered by the State of Michigan.

Communicating With and About People with Disabilities

U.S. Department of Labor, Office of Disability Employment Policy.

Examples of positive and negative phrases, and general tips for communicating with people with disabilities, and with individuals who are blind or visually impaired, deaf or hard of hearing, who have mobility impairments, speech impairments, or cognitive disabilities.

 

Office of Disability Employment Policy

U.S. Department of Labor.

Resources for employers and employment supports

MedlinePlus: Disabilities

National Library of Medicine.

Content includes overview, nutrition, communication, firesafety, personal hygiene, preparing for disaster, travelling, financial issues, statistics, and resources for children, teenagers, women.

MedlinePlus Go Local:  Services and providers in Michigan; search  by zip code, city or county.

CDC Disability and Health

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

Contains links for information about disabilities, data & statistics, articles, related conditions, national organizations, and funded state programs.

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