17 Aug 2019

Federal Disability

Federal Disability Resources

Mental Health

Includes resources and links for a variety of mental heal disorders such as mood disorders, anxiety disorders, sleep disorders, and more.

  1. American Psychiatric Association
  2. Center for Mental Health in Schools
  3. Federation of Families for Children’s Mental Health
  4. Mental Health America
    • Phone: 703-684-7722
    • Fax: 703-684-5968
  5. NAMI
    • Phone: 703-524-7600
  6. National Resource Center on Psychiatric Advance Directives
  7. The Blazelon Center for Mental Health Law
    • Phone: 202-467-5730

Blind and Vision-Loss Resources

Includes resources and links for people who are on the spectrum of blindness and/or vision-loss.

  1. American Association of the Deaf-Blind
  2. American Council of the Blind
    • Phone: 202-467-5081
    • Fax: 703-465-5085
  3. American Foundation for the Blind (Headquarters)
  4. Association for Education and Rehabilitation of the Blind and Visually Impaired
  5. Blinded Veterans Association
    • Phone: 800-669-7079
    • Fax: 202-371-8258
  6. National Center on Deaf-Blindness
  7. National Federation of the Blind
    • Phone: 410-659-9314
    • Fax: 410-685-5653
    • Email: nfb@nfb.org
  8. Perkins School for the Blind

Cross-Disability

Lists organizations that serve people with any type of disability.

  1. American Association of People with Disabilities
    • Phone: 202-521-4316
  2. Association of University Centers on Disabilities
  3. Consortium for Citizens with Disabilities
  4. Disability Rights Education and Defense Fund
  5. ILRU
  6. Institute for Community Inclusion
    • Phone: 617-287-4300
    • TTY: 617-287-4350
    • Fax: 617-287-4352
    • Email: ici@umb.edu
  7. Job Accommodation Network
    • Phone: 800-526-7234
    • TTY: 877-781-9403
    • Text: 304-216-8189
    • Skype: janconsultants
    • Email: jan@askjan.org
  8. National ADAPT
  9. National Center on Health, Physical Activity, and Disability
  10. National Disability Rights Network
    • Phone: 202-408-9514
    • TTY: 202-408-9521
    • Fax: 202-408-9520
  11. National Council on Independent Living
  12. National Organization on Disability
  13. National Rehabilitation Information Center
  14. Self Advocates Becoming Empowered (SABE)
  15. The Institute for Community Inclusion
    • Phone: 617-287-4300
    • TTY: 617-287-4350
    • Fax: 617-287-4352
    • Email: ici@umb.edu

Deaf and Hard-of-Hearing Resources

  1. American Association of the Deaf-Blind
  2. National Center on Deaf-Blindness
  3.  Association of Late-Deafened Adults
  4. Hearing Loss Association of America
    • Phone: 301-657-2248
    • Fax: 301-913-9413
  5. National Association of the Deaf
    • Phone: 301-587-1788 (ZVRS), 301-328-1443 (Sorenson), 301-338-6380 (Convo), and 301-453-2390 (Purple)
    • TTY: 301-587-1789
    • Fax: 301-587-1791
  6. National Black Deaf Advocates

Developmental/Neurodevelopmental Disabilities

  1. American Association on Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities
    • Phone: 202-387-1968
    • Fax: 202-387-2193
  2. Autism National Committee
  3. Autism Society of America
    • Phone: 1-800-328-8476
  4. Autistic Self Advocacy Network
  5. CHADD: The National Resource on ADHD
    • Phone: 301-306-7070
    • Fax: 301-306-7090
  6. Cerebral Palsy Foundation
  7. LDOnline
    • Fax: 703-998-2060
  8. Learning Disabilities Association of America
  9. National Autism Association
  10. National Center for Learning Disabilities
    • Phone: 212-545-7510
  11. National Down Syndrome Congress
  12. National Down Syndrome Society
  13. Special Olympics USA
    • Phone: 1-202-628-3630 or 1-800-700-8585
    • Fax: 1-202-824-0200
  14. The Arc
    • Phone: 202-534-3700 or 800-433-5255
    • Fax: 202-534-3731

Neurological and Spinal Cord Disorders

  1. Brain Injury Association of America
  2. Epilepsy Foundation
  3. National Multiple Sclerosis Society
    • Phone: 1-800-344-4867
  4. United Cerebral Palsy
  5. United Spinal Association
    • Phone: 718-803-3782
    • Fax: 718-803-0414

Other Medical/Disabilities

  1. American Diabetes Association
    • Phone: 800-342-2383
  2. National Organization for Albinism and Hypopigmentation

Physical Disabilities

  1. Spina Bifida Association
  2. The Amputee Coalition
    • Phone: 888-267-5669

Rare Disorders

  1. National Organization for Rare Disorders (National HQ)
    • Phone: 203-744-0100
    • Fax: 203-263-9938

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Education Resources

  1. National Center on Educational Outcomes
  2. National Center for Mental Health in Schools

Elderly Resources

  1. American Association of Retired Persons (AARP)
    • Phone: 1-888-687-2277

Governmental

  1. ADA National Network
    • Phone: 1-800-949-4232
  2. Administration for Community Living
    • Phone: 202-401-4634
  3. National Council on Disability
    • Phone: 202-272-2004
    • Fax: 202-272-2022
    • Email: ncd@ncd.gov
  4. Social Security Administration
    • Phone: 1-800-772-1213
    • TTY: 1-800-325-0778
  5. The United States Department of Justice
    • Phone: 202-514-2000
    • TYY/ASCII/TDD: 800-877-8339
  6. U.S. Department of Education
    • Phone: 1-800-872-5327
  7. U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
    • Phone: 1-877-696-6775
  8. U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development
    • Phone: 202-708-1112
    • TTY: 202-708-1455
  9. U.S. Department of Labor
    • Phone: 1-866-487-2365
    • TTY: 1-877-889-5627
  10. U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission
    • Phone: 1-800-669-4000
    • TTY: 1-800-669-6820
    • ASL Video: 1-844-234-5122
    • Email: info@eeoc.gov
  11. Veterans Affairs
    • Phone: 1-844-698-2311

Other

  1. Disability Scoop
  2. National Council of Nonprofits
    • Phone: 202-962-0322
    • Fax: 202-962-0321
  3. National Public Radio
  4. The Mighty
  5. Make-A-Wish America
    • Phone: 602-279-9474
    • Toll-Free: 800-722-9474
    • Fax: 602-279-0855

Service Animal

  1. Psychiatric Service dog Partners
    • Phone: 1-805-876-4256

Special Education

  1. National Center on Appropriate Dispute in Special Education

Veterans

  1. Disabled American Veterans
    • Phone: 877-426-2838
  2. Paralyzed Veterans of America
  3. Veterans Affairs
    • Phone: 1-844-698-2311
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