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AAUAP - American Association of University Affiliated Programs for each state (now called AUCD)
AUCD - Association of University Centers on Disabilities in Research, Education and Services (formerly AAUAP)

Abuse, Neglect and Exploitation
Abuse and Women With Physical Disabilities
ARCH Factsheet on the Abuse and Neglect of Children With Disabilities
Mental Disability Rights International - Non-governmental advocacy organization dedicated to the recognition and enforcement of the rights of people with mental disabilities.
Sexual Violence Against People With Disabilities
Victimization of Individuals With Disabilities
Violence and People with Disabilities: A Review of the Literature

Legal

ADA
ADA Guidelines for Accessible Recreation
ADA Links
ADA Mediation
ADA Technical Assistance Agency for SC
Adaptive Center, Inc.
- technical assistance for public schools
Buy Accessible
DREDF ADA Hotline
US Dept. of Justice - enforces the ADA requirements in - Title I: Employment practices by units of State and local government, Title II: Programs, services and activities of State and local government, and Title III: Public accommodations and commercial facilities (private businesses and non-profit service providers)
US Dept. of Housing and Urban Development
Whitehouse - Freedom Initiative

ADA - General Information
SEDBTAC
US Dept. Of Justice

ADA Title I - Employment
US Dept. Of Justice
EEOC
SEDBTAC

ADA Title II - State & Local Government/Public Transportation
US Dept. Of Justice
SEDBTAC
Federal Transit Administration ADA Home Page

ADA Title III - Public Accommodations
Access Board

US Dept. Of Justice
DREDF
SEDBTAC

ADA Title IV - Telecommunications
US Dept. Of Justice

SEDBTAC

Federal Communications Commission - enforces ADA telecommunications provisions

ADA and Accessibility in Public schools
ADA National Access for Public Schools Project
ADA Technical Assistance Centers for each state
National Council on Disability
US Dept. Of Justice ADA Homepage
US Dept. Of Justice Disabilities Page

Law(s)/Legal

ADA/Olmstead Decision Links
Architectural Barriers Act
Ask-A-Lawyer - SC only
Assistive Technology Act
Bazelon Center for Mental Health Law
Civil Rights of Institutionalized Persons Act (CRIPA)
Council of Parent Attorneys and Advocates (COPAA)
DHHS Office of Civil Rights (Olmstead Links)
Disability Rights Education and Defense. Fund Inc.
Fair Housing Laws

Federal Disability Laws
Federal Laws and Regulations
Findlaw
Guide to Disability Rights Laws - Includes: Americans with Disabilities Act; Fair Housing Act; Air Carrier Access Act; Civil Rights of Institutionalized Persons Act; Individuals with Disabilities Education Act; Rehabilitation Act; Architectural Barriers Act and other Sources of Disability Rights Information
IDEA (Individuals with Disabilities Education Act)
National Health Law Program
Olmstead
Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act
Section 508
Telecommunications Act
Workforce Investment Act of 1998

Accessibility

Architectural Accessibility
Abledata - informed Consumer's Guide to Accessible Housing
Access for Disabled Americans
Access for All - detailed information and hands-on examples of how to make workplaces accessible to everyone
Accessible Housing and Universal Design
Beyond Barriers - experience in building and remodeling accessible homes; consulting services; reviewing plans and blueprints for residential homes
Center for Universal Design
Design Issues in Children's Environments
National Center on Accessibility
SOAR – Searchable Online Accommodation Resource - explore various accommodations for people with disabilities in the work setting
US Dept. of Housing and Urban Development - for individuals with disabilities

Electronic and Information Technology
Electronic and Information Technology Accessibility Legislation by State
Information Technology Technical Assistance and Training
National Center for Accessible Media
Section 508
US Dept. of Justice - included self evaluation checklist for federal agencies

Hardware, Software and Peripherals
Bavisoft. Software for the blind and visually impaired audio games powered purely with cd-quality sound imagery
Blindsoftware.com premiere screen-reader accessible software
PDF Accessible Documents and Text Conversion Options

Internet/Web Accessibility
Access Board
- federal agency dedicated to accessible design; develops standards for accessible information technology
Accessibility Prompt Toolkit

Adobe
- helping people with visual disabilities access information in Adobe® PDF; tips and tools for optimizing PDF files for accessibility
American Foundation for the Blind - fact sheet on creating accessible computer applications
AWARE Center - accessible web authoring resources and education
Bobby Accessibility Checker
Center for Accessible Technology

Center for Applied Special Technology
Department of Justice
Designing More Usable Web Sites – Trace Center
Download HTML Tidy utility
HTML Free on-line course for web accessibility
JAVA Accessibility Quick Tips
JAVA Tutorial - accessibility section
Microsoft's Accessibility Center
National Center for Accessible Media
- making educational software accessible; approach to multi-media Web design that facilitates accessibility by viewers with disabilities
PDF Accessible Documents and Text Conversion Options
Usability.gov
WebAim
- addresses information accessibility needs of students and faculty in postsecondary settings
WC3's HTML Validation Service

WC3 Web Content Accessibility Guidelines
Web Page Accessibility Checklist
Web Accessibility Course
Web Site Accessibility - tips on accessible web pages from JAN
World Wide Web Consortium (W3C) - Web Accessibility Initiative (WIA) Guidelines

Telecommunications
Access Board Telecommunications Accessibility Guidelines
Access Board Technical Bulletin
Accessibility and Emergency Information
American Foundation for the Blind
FCC Disabilities Rights Office
FCC Updates
Hearing Aid Compatibility and Volume Controls
Links to Section 255 of the Telecommunications Act
Relay Service
Relay Service - 711 Fact sheet
Section 508 Technical Assistance - as it relates to telecommunications
Video Programming - closed captioning fact sheet

Web Validation Tools
ATRC
Bobby Accessibility Checker

WebAIM
WC3's HTML Validation Service

Adult Day Care
What to Look for in an Adult Day Service Provider

Advocacy
Abused Deaf Women's Advocacy Services
Advocacy Center
Arc of the U.S

Council of Parent Attorneys and Advocates (COPAA)
Disability Advocates Wordwide – TASH

Disability Rights Advocates

DREDF
National Health Law Program
National Long Term Care Ombudsman Resource Center

Assistive Living
Assisted Living Federation of America

Assistive Technology
ABLEDATA
- assistive technology equipment database
Alliance for Technology Access
- network of community-based resource centers
Assistivetech.net
Assistive Technology Solutions - provides plans for Do-It-Yourself devices
Family Center on Technology and Disability
RESNA – Association for the Advancement of Rehabilitation and Assistive Technology
SC Assistive Technology Project
Tech Connections

Attendant Programs

ADAPT

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Behavioral Supports
American Association on Mental Retardation - select "divisions", then "Psychology"
American Board of Professional Psychology - go to "member boards"
American Psychological Association
APA MR/DD
Association for Advancement of Behavior Therapy
Association for Behavior Analysis
Cambridge Center for Behavioral Studies
Positive Behavioral Interventions and Supports

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Captioning
Captioned Media Program
Closed Captioning Information - FCC
National Captioning Institute
Video Programming

Captioning for Multimedia
National Center for Accessible Media
Quicktime, SMIL or SAMI using WGBH MAGpie

Caregivers/Caregiving
AARP Caregiving Resource Center
Caregiver Magazine
Family Caregiver Alliance
Full Circle of Love - Information for Caregivers
National Alliance For Caregiving
National Association of Home Care
National Caregiving Alliance

National Family Caregiver Association

National Family Caregiver Support Center
National Federation of Interfaith Volunteer Caregivers
National Respite Locator

Nursing Home Compare

Today's Caregiver

Children - see also Disability and specific disability

Birth Defect Research for Children
Children's Dentists in South Carolina
Children's Health

Children's Organ Transplant Association
Children With Disabilities Website
Dolphin Swim Therapy
Exceptional Parent Magazine
Family Support and Children's Mental Health - Research & Training Center
Family Village - family-friendly disability resources
Financial Planning Guide for Your Child with Special Needs - With Open Armsis a 72-page financial planning booklet for parents or others involved in the care of a child with special needs.
KidsClick! - under "Health and Family"
Kids Quest
MUSC Children's Hospital - ask pediatric health questions online
United Parents Syndicate on Disabilities

Clinical Trials
Cancer Care
Cancer Clinical Trials
CenterWatch - provides information on clinical trials and new drugs approved by the FDA
Dental/Maxillofacial Surgery
Dermatology/Plastic Surgery
Endocrinology
Gastroenterology
Graft-versus-Host Disease
Healthy Patient Studies
Hematology
Huntington Study Group
Immunology/Infectious Diseases
Musculoskeletal
National Institute for Cancer - information on clinical trials for cancer
National Institutes of Health - provides patients, family members and members of the public current information about clinical research studies
Nephrology/Urology
Neurology
Obstetrics/Gynecology
Oncology
Ophthalmology
Otolaryngology
Pancreatica.org
Pharmacology/Toxicology
Psychiatry/Psychology
Pulmonary/Respiratory Diseases
Research and Clinical Trials - Office of Rare Diseases
Rheumatology
Search for Clinical Trials
Southwest Oncology Group
Trauma/Emergency Medicine
Virtual Trials

Closed Captioning - see Captioning

Clothing - Accessible
Accessible Threads
Adaptive Clothing

Adaptive Design Apparel

Adrian's Closet

Fashion Ease
MjDesigns
Personal Touch Health Care Apparel, Inc.

Professional Fit Clothing

Rolli-Modern

Special Clothes for Special Children

Specially for You

Wardrobe Wagon, Inc.

Community - see Group Development

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Developmental Disabilities Councils - Developmental Disabilities Councils in each state

Death and Dying - see End of Life and Hospice

Developmental Disabilities – see also Disabilities or the specific condition/disease
Developmental Disabilities Councils in each state
National Association of Developmental Disabilities Councils
SC Developmental Disabilities Council

Disability - see also the specific disability

Cornucopia of Disability Information
Developmental Disabilities Councils in each state

disAbility - one-stop online access to resources, services, and information available throughout the Federal government
Disability Information and Resources

Disability Resource
Disability Resources on the Internet

DREDF - Disability Rights Education and Defense Fund
Easter Seals

ERIC
Family Support America
Family Village - family-friendly disability resources
HealthLink
Independent Living Resources
Institute on Disability Culture
Institute for Disabilities Research and Training, Inc

National Arts and Disability Center
National Association of Developmental Disability Councils (NADDC)
National Center for the Dissemination of Disability Research

National Council on Disability
National Organization on Disability
National Rehabilitation Information Center

PACER Center
Parent Training and Information Center - in each state
Rural Institute on Disabilities

State Councils on Developmental Disabilities
The ARC - of the United States
US Dept. of Housing and Urban Development - for individuals with disabilities
World Association of Person's with disAbilities
World Institute on Disability


Drug Assistance - see Medication Assistance

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National Easter Seal Society

Early Intervention
Family Village
Early Intervention Site

Federal Interagency Coordinating Council - resources for Infants and Preschoolers with Disabilities
Zero to Three

Education - see also Gifted and Higher Education
American Council on Education - Information for students with Disabilities
Barrier Free Education
BigChalk
- learning Resources on Web. For parents and teachers; access to Central location providing 10,000 pages dedicated to learning. Each site has been evaluated by scholars, then categorized by subject area and grade level
Center for Aging Research and Education
FAPE
Federal Education Agency

Gateway to Educational Materials - teachers, parents, and students can access
National Access for Public Schools projects
National Association for the Education of Young Children - NAEYC
National Association of State Directors of Special Education
National Clearinghouse for Professions in Special Education
National Transition Alliance for Youth with Disabilities
NICHCY
- clearinghouse of information on special education and disability
PACER
Positive Behavioral Interventions and Supports
School Grants: K-12
South Carolina Department of Education
Special Education Resources on the Internet
Special Needs Web Links - for the special education teacher and student
US Department of Education
- agencies from across the Federal government joined forces to provide Federal Resources for Academic Excellence, which makes hundreds of education resources available on the web for teachers, students, or parents.
Wright's Law - articles, cases, newsletters, and other information about special education law and advocacy

Employment - see also Veteran
Cornell University's School of Industrial & Labor Relations Program on Employment and Disability
Disability Online - Dept. of Labor - Ticket to Work and Work Incentives
Equal Employment Opportunity Commission
Job Accommodation Network
National Center on Workforce and Disability/Adult (NCWD)
National Collaborative on Workforce and Disability for Youth
Occupational Employment and Wage Estimates
Office of Disability Employment Policy Publications
Office of Personnel Management - people with disabilities in the Federal Government
One-Stop Career Centers: Serving People with Disabilities
Presidential Task Force on Employment of Adults with Disabilities
SC Jobs Now
- South Carolina's Statewide Job Market (SC)
SOAR – Searchable Online Accommodation Resource
- explore various accommodations for people with disabilities in the work setting
Social Security Administration Work Site
- Office of Employment Support Programs
U.S Dept. of Justice
U.S. Dept. of Labor
U.S. Work Force

End of Life - see also Hospice
American Academy of Hospice and Palliative Medicine
American Hospice Foundation
Americans for Better Care of the Dying
America's Voices for the Dying
Center to Advance Palliative Care
Center to Improve Care of the Dying
Clinical Guidelines for Quality Palliative Care
Hospice Foundation of America
Last Acts Coalition
National Hospice and Palliative Care

Not a Level Playing Field: Cancer in the African American Community
The Hospice and Palliative Care Nurses Association

Estate Planning

Estate Planning for Persons with Disabilities - NICHCY

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Family - see also Caregiver
Administration for Children and Families
Beach Center on Families and Disability
Families USA

Family Caregiver Alliance
Family Support America
Family Village - family-friendly disability resources
Family Voices
Institute for Family-Centered Care
Parent Training and Information Center - in each state
United Parents Syndicate on Disabilities

Family Centered Care
Answers 4 Families
Family Centered Care
National Family Caregiver Association

Federal Government
Access Board
Administration for Children and Families
Centers for Medicaid and Medicare Services - CMS (formally Health Care Financing Administration (HCFA) - information about Medicaid, Medicare and State Children's Health Insurance Plan
disAbility - one-stop online access to resources, services, and information available throughout the Federal government
Federal Government TTY Directory
Government Publications on Disabilities
Health Care Financing Administration
- now CMS (Centers for Medicaid and Medicare Services) Medicare
Social Security Administration

Whitehouse - Freedom Initiative

Financial Planning
Guide for Your Child with Special Needs - With Open Arms is a 72-page financial planning booklet for parents or others involved in the care of a child with special needs.

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Genetics
Alliance of Genetic Support Groups

National Society of Genetic Counselors
Office of Rare Diseases - NIH

Geriatrics - see Aging

Government - see Federal Government

Grass Roots - see Group Development

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Health
AARP Health Options

American Academy of Family Practice
American Medical Association

Centers for Disease Control
Federal Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality
Find a Doctor - AMA physician select on-line doctor finder
Harvard Medical School Family Health Guide
Health A to Z
Health and Well Being - a well-being site aimed primarily at women
Health Answers
Health Care Financing Administration (now called Center for Medicaid & Medicare Services - CMS)
Health Finder
- tips on choosing a health plan, a doctor, a course of treatment, or a long-term care facility. Also provides information on the latest health research on different illnesses
Health Information for Spanish Speaking Consumers
HealthLink
Health Scout
Kids Health
Lookup Medical Information - Mayo Clinic Health Oasis
Mayo Clinic
- health headlines; also allows users to e-mail questions to physicians
Medhunt
- U.S. government- sponsored site with 14,000 links to health sites
MedicineNet
MedLine
Medscape - for reports and journal articles
Merck Manuals
Minority Health
MUSC Children's Hospital - ask pediatric health questions online (SC)
National Health Information Center
National Health Law Program
National Institutes of Health - gateway to resources of US agencies, including diseases being studied by institutes
National Library of Medicine - MedLine
access to world's largest biomedical library, includes consumer health information
New England Journal of Medicine
Quackwatch - the truth behind the latest health scares, legends, rumors and hoaxes
Web M.D. - health news and information, physicians Directory, and support groups
Wellness

Higher Education
Association for Gerontology in Higher Education (AGHE)
Association on Higher Education and Disabilities
HEATH - national clearinghouse on post secondary education for people with disabilities
National Association for College Admission Counseling - for students with learning disabilities interested in college
National Center for the Study of Post Secondary Educational Supports
PEPNET - for deaf and hard of hearing
Student Financial Assistance from the US Department of Education

Home Health
Home Health Compare

Homeschooling
A to Z Home's Cool Homeschooling

Hospice - see also End of Life

American Academy of Hospice andPalliative Medicine
Hospice Foundation of America
Innovations in End-of-Life Care
National Hospice and Palliative Care Organization

Partnership for Caring: America's Voices for the Dying

Housing
National Association Hospital Hospitality Houses, Inc.
National Resource Center on Supportive Housing & Home Modifications
US Dept. of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) - comprehensive homebuyer's kit, complete with searchable databases of HUD homes for sale, condominiums and developments approved for FHA financing, and HUD approved lenders
US Dept. of Housing and Urban Development - for individuals with disabilities
US Dept. of Housing and Urban Development - Multifamily Inventory of Units for the Elderly and Persons with Disabilities
US Dept. of Housing and Urban Development Subsidized Housing - by state

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Inclusion
All Means All

Independent Living

Independent Living Centers listed by State
Independent Living USA
Institute on Independent Living

Indian Resources - see Native American

Insurance
Centers for Medicaid and Medicare Services - formerly HCFA - information about Medicaid, Medicare and State Children's Health Insurance Plan
Long Term Care Insurance Information - Consumer Law Page
Long Term Care Insurance Information - AARP
Long Term Care Insurance Information - National Advisory Council
Long Term Care Insurance Information - American Health Care Association


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Jobs - see Employment

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Law Enforcement
Law Enforcement and Autism

Legal - see Law and Advocacy

License Plate/Placard (handicapped) form for SC
Handicapped License Plate/Placard form for SC

Long Term Care - see also Nursing Home
AARP Health Options
Long Term Care Insurance Information - Consumer Law Page
Long Term Care Insurance Information - AARP
Long Term Care Insurance Information - National Advisory Council
Long Term Care Insurance Information - American Health Care Association

Long Term Care Insurance Programs
Long Term Care Options
Long Term Care Options(not Medicaid)
National Long Term Care Ombudsman Resource Center

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Mediation
ADA Mediation

Medicaid
Centers for Medicaid and Medicare Services - CMS (formally Health Care Financing Administration (HCFA)
Medicaid - now Centers for Medicaid and Medicare Services (CMS)
Medicaid for South Carolina

Medical - see Health

Medication Assistance - see Prescriptions

Medicare
Centers for Medicaid and Medicare Services - CMS (formally Health Care Financing Administration (HCFA) learn about your Medicare benefits, get information about home and community-based services, or report suspected Medicare fraud through the Health Care Financing Administration's web page. Also provides an on-line version of the Medicare & You handbook.
HCFA/DHHS
Medicare Rights Center
National Committee to Preserve Medicare & Social Security
AARP - Medicare information

Military - see also Veteran
Tricare - serves the Federal Community in Washington, DC and the Department of Defense community in accommodating employees with disabilities

Multimedia Captioning - see Captioning for Multimedia

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Nutrition
National Association of Nutrition and Aging Services Programs

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Olmstead
Olmstead
South Carolina Olmstead Information
University of Minnesota, Institute on Community Integration

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Parents/Parenting - see also Families
Facts for Families – American Academy of Child and Adolescent
Family Village - family-friendly disability resources
Psychiatry
Parenthood Web
Parent Resources for Gifted Children
United Parents Syndicate on Disabilities

Post-Secondary Education - see Higher Education

Prescriptions and Prescription Assistance
American Society of Consultant Pharmacists
Drug InfoNet

Generic Drugs: The Unadvertised Brand
Helping Patients - PhRMA and its member companies are proud to present an interactive Web site that provides a comprehensive one-stop link to thousands of medicines offered through hundreds of patient assistance programs sponsored by member companies, non-member companies and government and local organizations.
IntelliHealth
Medicare Prescriptions
MedicineNet
Merck Manuals
Needy Meds
- pharmaceutical manufacturers that help people who can't afford to buy the drugs they need; also includes information on drug interactions
PDR.net
Pharmaceutical Assistance Programs
Prescription Assistance Program - for physicians only
RX: List - internet drug index
SilverCard - SC's prescription drug program for seniors
The Medicine Program
Together RX Card

Prevention
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Protection and Advocacy
National Association of Protection and Advocacy Systems - Protection & Advocacy Centers for each state
Protection & Advocacy - SC

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Rare Disorders
EMA - European Medicines Agency (same as FDA in USA) - European Orphan Drugs
Genetic and Rare Conditions Site
NIH - Office of Rare Diseases
NORD
- National Organization of Rare Disorders
RareDiseaseTravel

Research and Clinical Trials - Office of Rare Diseases

Recreation and Leisure - see also Sports and Veterans
Ability Camp
- therapy sessions for children with motor disorders
Access-Able

Accessible Journeys
Accessible Vacation Homes Travel Guide
ADA Vacations Plus/The Disability Travel Experts
American Blind Skiing Foundation non-profit totally volunteer organization that provides blind children and adults opportunities to build confidence and independence through skiing
armchair.com: handicapped-accessible
Global Dialysis: Dialysis Centers and Travel around the world
Grown-Up Camps - Special Needs
Half the Planet
Home Care Medical - traveling oxygen for folks who like to travel
I-CAN Online - travel resources
InnSeekers Bed & Breakfast Search - listing wheelchair accessible B&Bs
National Council of State Tourism Directors
National Library Service for the Blind and Physically Handicapped
Open Directory Project
Recordings for the Blind and Dyslexic
Society For Accessible Travel & Hospitality (SATH)
Special Olympics
The Access-Able Travel Source
Travelin' Talk
Trips, Inc - Special Adventures
Vacation Home Exchange - Persons with Extensive Disabilities
Very Special Arts
Without Wheels

Rehabilitation (see also Vocational Rehabilitation)
SC Vocational Rehabilitation Department

Research - see Statistics

Respite
ARCH National Resource Center

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Section 508 - see Laws and ADA (Electronic and Information Technology)

Self Determination - see Olmstead

Senior Information - see Aging

Shoes
Markell Shoe Company This company offers orthopedic footwear, appliances, and orthotic devices
Mismatched and Single Shoes
Odd Shoe Exchange
Shoe Search -The National Shoe Retailers Association maintains this database to allow one to search by zip code or area for shoes in special sizes and/or widths

Shriner's Hospital for Children
Shriner's Hospital for Children

Siblings
Sibling Support Project

Social Security
National Committee to Preserve Medicare & Social Security
Social Security latest news about Social Security Benefits
Social Security Administration - begin planning for retirement by computing your estimated Social Security benefits online. Provides information on obtaining a Social Security number as well as information for employers on reporting earnings.

South Carolina Resources
ADA Technical Assistance Agency for SC
Adult Day Care Centers Licensed by DHEC
Ask-A-Lawyer - SC only
Assistive Technology Project

Children's Dentists in South Carolina
Collaborative Resource Library
Family Connection of South Carolina
Handicapped License Plate/Placard form for SC
Head and Spinal Cord Injury DDSN-(HASCI Division)
Medicaid for South Carolina
MUSC Children's Hospital - ask pediatric health questions online (SC)
PALS
Pro Parents
Protection & Advocacy - SC
SC Assistive Technology Project (SC ATP)
SC Department of Education (SC DOE)
SC Department of Disabilities & Special Needs
(DDSN)
SC DHEC Licensed Adult Day Care Centers
SC DHECHome Health and Long Term Care -
SC Department of Health and Human Services (SC DHHS)
SC Developmental Disabilities Council (SC DDC)
SC Employment Security Commission (SC ESC)
SC Organ Procurement Agency (SCOPA)
SC Spinal Cord Injury Association
SC Vocational Rehabilitation Department
State Library - SC

Special Education - see also Education and Higher Education
Barrier Free Education
Council of Parent Attorneys and Advocates (COPAA)
NTAC - National Technical Assistance Consortium for Children and Young Adults Who Are Deaf-Blind

Sports - see also recreation and Veterans
America's Athletes with Disabilities
National Sports Center for the Disabled
National Veteran's Wheelchair Games
PVA National Trapshoot Circuit

Statistics
Census Bureau – Disability Statistics
Center for Information Technology Accommodation
- provides federal agencies data about information technology
Disability Data

Disability Statistic Center

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Taxes
Tax Incentive Packet for the ADA

Team Building - see Group Development

Technology - see Assistive Technology

Teens – see also Youth
Ability online Support Network
- electronic mail system that connects young people with disabilities or chronic illness to disabled and non-disabled peers and mentors; resource for families and friends anxious to know more about an illness and help manage it
National Information Center for Children and Youth with Disabilities(NICHCY)

Therapy
Dolphin Swim Therapy

Transition
Academy for Educational Development

Council of Chief State School Workers

National Alliance of Business

National Association of State Directors of Special Education

Transition Research Institute

Transportation
Accessible Traveler's Database
Amtrak Travel Tips for disabled
Greyhound Passengers with Disabilities
Project ACTION Technical Assistance - Accessible Transportation In USA
Wheelchair Accessible Small Ship Cruise travel information
Wheelchair Travel For The Disabled Visitor Minibus Hire Car Rentals (UK)

Air
Access Board - Architectural and Transportation Barriers Compliance Board; sets guidelines on accessibility standards
Aircare Alliance and the National Patient Air Transport Helpline (NPATH)

Air Carrier Access Act
Aircraft Stowage Procedures For Powered Wheelchairs
Airlifeline

Airline Travel Restrictions for People with Disabilities
Air Travel with an Assistance Dog
Challenge Air - flights for disabled children
Federal Transit Administration

Filing a Complaint Based on Disability Against an Air Carrier or an Airport(amended on 04/08/2002)
Guidelines for Aircraft Boarding Chairs
Mercy Medical Airlift
National Patient Travel Center
National Transit Resource Center – Community Transportation Association
Securement Of Wheelchairs And Other Mobility Aids On Transit Vehicles
RareDiseaseTravel

Travel – see Recreation and Leisure and Transportation

Travel Companions
Guided Tour,Inc - for persons with developmental & physical challenges
Travel And Recreation for The Developmentally Disabled
Travel Aides International

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University Affiliated Programs - UAP's listed for each state

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Veteran's
American Legion
Dept. of Veteran's Affairs
-find the Veterans' Medical Center nearest you, and find out what benefits you may qualify for, with help from the Department of Veterans' Affairs
Military Resume Writer - America's Talent Bank
National Veteran's Wheelchair Games
Paralyzed Veterans of America
PVA National Bass Trail
PVA Sports and Recreation
PVA Trapshoot Circuit
Small Business Administration - Veterans Business Development
VetBiz - Dept. a Veteran Affairs, Center for Veteran Enterprise

Vocational - see also Rehabilitation
ERIC Clearinghouse on Adult Career & Vocational Education
Job Accommodation Network

SC Vocational Rehabilitation Department

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Wheelchairs
Landeez - all terrain wheelchairs (snow, beach, rocks)
Wheelchair Net

Wish Organizations
Children's Wish Foundation International Make a Wish Foundation

Women
Health Promotion for Women with Disabilities

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Youth - see also teens
National Collaborative on Workforce and Disability for Youth