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Disabilities Links

Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) Document Center: This site provides text of the ADA statute, regulations, disability tax provisions, info on jobs, training and links to disability resources.  This site is sponsored by Duncan Kinder.

Dan Wallach’s Home Page (Typing Injury FAQ’s): This site provides links to sites on cumulative trauma disorders associated with repetitive activities along with lists of helpful products. This site is sponsored by Princeton University’s Computer Science Department.

Down Syndrome WWW Page: This site provides medical information, practical tips, guides and support groups on Downs Syndrome.  This site is sponsored by Members of the Down Syndrome (DS) Listserv.

INDIE-Integrated Network of Disability Information: This site provides a categorized list of links to disability resources,  organizations, employment, medical information, rehabilitation and housing.  This site is sponsored by The Integrated Network of Disability Information and Education.

Injury Control Resource Information Network: This site provides links to injury-specific resources, articles, professional organizations, grant opportunities, databases and NIH funded research programs. This site is sponsored by the Center for Injury Control, Allegheny University of the Health Sciences.

Our Kids Home Page: This site provides parents and friends of children with disabilities suggestions, tips, comments and support via mailing lists. This site is sponsored by Our-Kids.org.

Patient Advocacy Numbers: This site provides phone numbers and web sites for patient advocacy groups. This site is sponsored by Johns Hopkins Medical Institution.

The Instant Access Treasure Chest: This site provides a large collection of learning disability resources.  This site is sponsored by Sonja Moore (Virginia Commonwealth University).

Western New York Disabilities Forum: This site provides links to disability resources, national paratransit listings, assistive technologies, newsgroups, parenting and forums.  This site is sponsored by the Western New York Disabilities Forum.