Illinois Disability Resources and Advocacy Organizations
A list of disability advocacy organizations in Illinois from Olmstead Rights. The page also includes miscellaneous information about home health services, Medicaid, and other community living resources.
Know your Rights: Disability Rights
This page from the American Civil Liberties Union provides short, clear summaries of the rights of people with disabilities in various settings, such as work, home, public spaces, and correctional facilities.
State of California: Discrimination Laws Regarding People with Disabilities
This page from the California Department of Fair Employment and Housing provides information about California state laws protecting the rights of people with disabilities.
Disability A.R.C. provides consultations and advocacy to individuals and families. They also provide consultations for small to medium sized businesses who want to develop a culture of disability inclusion. Some consultations and services are free; others carry a fee.
A Guide to Federal Disability Rights Laws and Contact Information in the United States
This webpage from Rocky Mountain ADA summarizes all federal disability rights laws and provides contact information for each law.
Every Ride Counts
The National Aging and Disability Transportation Center promotes the availability and accessibility of transportation options for older adults, people with disabilities, and caregivers. Every Ride Counts provides campaign materials to promote accessible transportation options in your community.
The contents of this website were developed under a grant from the National Institute on Disability, Independent Living, and Rehabilitation Research (NIDILRR grant number 90RT5043). NIDILRR is a Center within the Administration for Community Living (ACL), Department of Health and Human Services (HHS). The contents of this website do not necessarily represent the policy of NIDILRR, ACL, HHS, and you should not assume endorsement by the Federal Government.