AMERICAN ASSOCIATION of PEOPLE with DISABILITES (AAPD)
AAPD is headquartered at:
1629 K Street NW, Suite 503
Washington DC, 20006
800-840-8844 toll free
AMERICAN COUNCIL OF THE BLIND
1155 15th Street NW, #1004
Washington, DC 20005
800-424-8666 toll free
(Serving blind and visually impaired persons.)
THE ASSOCIATION of PROGRAMS for RURAL INDEPENDENT LIVING (APRIL)
Billy Altom: Exec. Director
2001 Pershing Circle, Suite 200
North Little Rock, AR 72114
BLINDED VETERANS ASSOCIATION
477 H Street, NW
Washington, DC 20001
(Serving veterans who are legally blind.)
BREAKING NEW GROUND
1146 ABE Bldg.
West Lafayette, IN 47907-1146
(Serving farmers and ranchers with disabilities.)
CENTER FOR APPLIED SPECIAL TECHNOLOGY (CAST)
40 Harvard Mills Square, Suite 3
Wakefield, MA 01880-3233
(CAST is an educational, not-for-profit organization that uses technology to expand opportunities for all people, especially those with disabilities.
1100 Van Buren St. NE
Minneapolis, MN 55413
(Serving children with severe or chronic illnesses.)
5308 Chouteau Trafficway
Kansas City, MO 64119
(Serving children ages 3 to 18 with severe or chronic illness.)
NATIONAL COUNCIL on INDEPENDENT LIVING (NCIL)
6700 Washington Ave. S
Eden Prairie, MN 55344
(Serving deaf and hard-of hearing adults and children who do not qualify for any other option.)
1710 Rhode Island Ave. NW Fifth Floor
Washington, D.C. 20036
NEIGHBORHOOD LEGAL SERVICES, INC. (NLS)
(Neighborhood Legal Services, Inc. (NLS) is a not-for-profit agency located in Buffalo, New York. NLS provides free legal services to persons with low-income and persons with disabilities. It also provides a wide range of technical assistance and support services.)
NATIONAL REHABILITATION INFORMATION CENTER
4200 Forbes Blvd., Ste. 202
Lanham, MD 20706
301-459-5900 local Voice
800-346-2742 toll Free
(Serving all people with disabilities, their families, disability advocates, etc.)
Resna-Rehabilitation Engineering and Assistive Technology Society of North America
Resna-Technical Assistance Project
1700 North Moore Street, Suite 1540
Arlington, VA 22209-1903
The Technical Assistance Project provides a Library of laws, federal reports, & guidelines bibliography, and RESNA technical assistance publications. The Policy Information Pipeline provides the status and strategies on current AT issues.
The AgrAbility Project assists people involved in production agriculture who work both on small and large operations. The project has a quarterly newsletter, annual conference, and provides resource sheets on common solutions for farmers with disabilities.
A resource for information on the Americans with Disabilities Act and accessible information technology.
CAST is a not for profit organization that uses technology to expand opportunities for all people, especially those with disabilities.
A site to provide information about people with disabilities successfully pursuing college and careers. Shares information on programs to promote the use of electronic and information technology to maximize the independence, productivity and participation of people with disabilities. Provides resources for educators, librarians, employers, and parents and mentors.