Nursing Faculty and Students Resources

Nurses with Disabilities Resources

The Nurse Friendly Direct (nursing and healthcare directories for nurses with disabilities and more)
38 Tattersall Drive
Mantua, New Jersey 08051

National Nurses Business Association (an association promoting, supporting and educating nurses who are, or desire to be, in business for themselves)
PO Box 561081
Rockledge, FL 32956-1081
Phone 321-633-4610
Toll Free 1-877-353-8888

NursesHouse (extends short term financial assistance to registered nurses in difficulty as a result of injury, illness or disability)

VMD Center for Nursing

2113 Western Avenue, Suite 2
Guilderland, NY 12084
(518) 456-7858
Fax: (518) 452-3760
E-Mail: (committed to inclusion of more people with disabilities into the nursing profession) (resources and information pertaining to education, career development and minority health for the growing population of minority nurses in America)

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

Social Security (employment support for people with disabilities)
1-800-325-0778 for deaf or hard of hearing

Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago (a leader in patient-care, advocacy, research and educating health professionals in rehabilitation)
326 W. Illinois
Chicago, IL 60610