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Disability Statistics & Fact Sheets
Disability Resources at Dickinson
General Government Resources
Americans with Disabilities Act legal and compliance information
Office of Disability Employment Policy
U.S. federal agency established in 2001 to advance workplace inclusion.
MedlinePlus: Disabilities topic page
From National Library of Medicine. Provides a variety of links to useful information regarding living with disabilities.
National Council on Disability
“an independent federal agency charged with advising the President, Congress, and other federal agencies regarding policies, programs, practices, and procedures that affect people with disabilities.”
Office of Behavioral Health, Disability, and Aging Policy
BHDAP focuses on policies and programs that support the independence, productivity, health and well-being, and long-term care needs of people with disabilities, older adults, and people with mental and substance use disorders.
U.S. Access Board
"a federal agency that promotes equality for people with disabilities through leadership in accessible design and the development of accessibility guidelines and standards for the built environment, transportation, communication, medical diagnostic equipment, and information technology."
U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission
Information on employment issues and rights for those with disabilities.
Special thanks to Anna Schnitzer at University of Michigan Health Sciences Libraries, for assistance in identifying relevant and useful sources for this guide.