Legal, Employment & Accommodations Resource

Access Currents
A federal agency committed to accessible design
The Access Board
1331 F Street, NW. Suite 1000
Washington, DC 20004-1111
202-272-0800 or (800) 872-2253
TTY: 202-272-0082 or (800) 993-2822
Fax: 202-272-0081
http://www.access-board.gov/

Americans with Disabilities (ADA)
Information and connection to the U.S.
Department of Justice
Voice: 1-800-514-0301
TTY: 1-800-514-0383
Electronic bulletin board: 202-514-6193
www.usdoj.gov/crt/ada/adahom1.htm

Civil Rights
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Office for Civil Rights
200 Independence Avenue, S.W
Washington, D.C. 20201
Hot line: 1-800-368-1019 (v)
TDD: 1-800-537-7697
www.hhs.gov/ocr

The Disability and Business Technical Assistance Center (DBTAC)
The Disability and Business Technical Assistance Center (DBTAC) is a national network of 10 regional DBTAC: ADA Centers that provide the most complete and experienced services for up-to-date information, referrals, resources, and training on the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) to businesses, employers, government entities, and individuals with disabilities, as well as media and news reporters.
Contact your DBTAC ADA Center at:
www.adata.org/index.html

Disabilityinfo.gov

Your gateway to the federal government's disability-related information
www.disabilityinfo.gov/

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
dredf@dredf.org
www.dredf.org/

Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC)
Learn about equal employment opportunities based on government policies, guidelines and law
Washington, DC
www.eeoc.gov/

Federal Government (USA)
The U.S. Government's official web portal for citizens, businesses, non-profits, employees & more
www.firstgov.gov/
Tel: 1-800-688-9889

Find Law
Find solutions to your legal issues with easy and comprehensive access to lawyers and legal information.
www.findlaw.com/

Job Accommodations Network
a free consulting service designed to increase the employability of people with disabilities by providing individualized worksite accommodations solutions
PO Box 6080
Morgantown, WV 26506-6080
800-526-7234 (V/TTY) in the United States
304-293-7186 (V/TTY) Worldwide
www.jan.wvu.edu/index.htm

Justice For All Email Network
Information on how to obtain the JFA alerts
www.jfanow.org/

Law, Health Policies and Disabilities Center
A Rehabilitation Research and Training Center (RRTC) on Workforce Investment and Employment Policy for Persons with Disabilities
www.disability.law.uiowa.edu/index.htm
www.disability.law.uiowa.edu/rrtc/bro.htm

Legal Engine
A summary of the most important state and federal law related links, which is free to the public at large
www.legalengine.com/

National Association of Protection and Advocacy Systems, Inc.
A nationwide network of congressionally mandated, legally based disability rights agencies
900 Second Street NE, Suite 211
Washington, DC 20002Phone: (202)-408-9514
Fax : (202)-408-9520
TTY: (202)- 408-9521
www.napas.org/
Contact Your State Protection and Advocacy and Client Assistance Program (P&A / CAP) at:
www.napas.org/aboutus/pwd.htm

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
Email: info@rid.org
www.rid.org/

United States Department of Labor
Office of Disability Employment Policy - provides national leadership by developing and influencing disability-related employment policy as well as practice affecting the employment of people with disabilities.
Frances Perkins Building
200 Constitution Avenue, NW
Washington, DC 20210
1-866-633-7365
TTY:1-877-889-5627
Fax:1-202-693-7888
www.dol.gov/odep