Nursing Faculty and Students Resources

American Association of Colleges of Nursing (AACN) - a national voice for America's baccalaureate- and higher-degree nursing education programs.
One Dupont Circle, NW, Suite 530
Washington, D.C. 20036
Phone: 202-463-6930
Fax: 202-785-8320
President: Jean Bartels, PhD

AskAble - a component of the University of Wisconsin-Stout's Teachable Moments Project whose goal is support of the recruitment, retention, and placement of students with disabilities - Find the best colleges to help you meet your goals. Learn more about the schools and programs in your area.

George Washington University Health Resource Center - national clearinghouse on postsecondary education for individuals with disabilities
2121K Street, NW Suite 220
Washington, DC 20037
Voice/TTY: 202-973-0904
Fax 202-973-0908

Association for Higher Education Access and Disability (AHEAD) - promotes full access to and full participation in higher education by students with disabilities and assists in their employment on graduation
Newman House
86 Saint Stephen's Green
Dublin 2 Ireland 01-4752386
Fax: 01-4752387

Disability Rights Education and Defense Fund - a national law and policy center dedicated to protecting and advancing the civil rights of people with disabilities
2212 Sixth Street
Berkeley, CA 94710
510.644.2555 V/TTY
510.841.8645 fax

United States Department of Education - promoting educational excellence for ALL Americans
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1-800-949-4232 (voice/ tty)

Health Sciences Faculty Education Project - Look here for links, articles, and bibliographic information for health sciences faculty, practitioners and students with disabilities
Oregon Institute on Disability & Development
Center on Self-Determination at
Oregon Health & Science University
3181 S.W. Sam Jackson Park Rd.
Portland, OR 97239-3098

American Printing House for the Blind (APH) - a source for educational materials in alternate formats and daily living products for the blind or visually impaired.
1839 Frankfort Avenue
P.O. Box 6085
Louisville, Kentucky 40206-0085
Phone: 502-895-2405 or 800-223-1839
Fax: 502-899-2274

Registry of Interpreters for the Deaf, Inc. - organization of professionals who provide sign language interpreting/transliterating services for persons with hearing loss.
333 Commerce Street
Alexandria, VA 22314
Phone: 703-838-0030 (voice), 703-838-0459 (TTY)
Fax: 703-838-0454

Teaching College Students with Disabilities - a selection of on line resources for faculty and staff compiled by Dr. Al Cavalier, School of Education, University of Delaware.

(Please Note: This list was last revised on July 10, 1998 and therefore some selections may no longer be available.)

DAIS - Disability Access Information and Support - an important resource to the higher education community, providing a menu of services for those concerned with disability and access in higher education

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