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Disabled Students Programs & Services

Resources and Links

College of the Redwoods Resources and Guides
General Disability Resources
Organizations on Disability
Disability Rights Laws
For Persons who are Blind or Low Vision
For Persons with Learning Disabilities
For Persons with Attention Deficit Disorder
For Persons with Autism/Asperger's
For Persons with Aquired Brain Injury
For Persons with Mobility Disabilities
For Persons with Developmental Disabilities
For Persons who are Deaf or Hard of Hearing
For Persons with Medical Disabilities
For Persons with Psychological Disabilities
For Persons with Speech of Language Disabilities
Assistive Technology

COLLEGE OF THE REDWOODS RESOURCES AND GUIDES:

DSPS Student Resource Guide
Distance Education Guidelines 2011 (Word 2007)
Faculty Handbook
Guidelines for Selecting Accessible Software
High School to College Transition Guide
Map of LRC Accessible Computers
Online Accommodation Procedure
Online Courses Q&A
Service Animal Policy (AP 3440)

GENERAL DISABILITY RESOURCES:

ADA Home Page
Latest Disability News from MedlinePlus
Center for the Study and Advancement of Disability Policy
Cornucopia of Disability Information
Disability Main Page, U.S. Census Bureau
Disability Resources
Disability Statistics, Cornell University
Disability Statistics Center, University of California San Francisco
"From Where I Sit" Video Series
Government disability information
National Clearinghouse on Post-Secondary Education for Individuals with Disabilities
Office of Disability Employment Policy, U.S. Department of Labor
Social Security Administration - Disability Benefits
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ORGANIZATIONS ON DISABILITY:

Association on Higher Education and Disability
California Association on Post-Secondary Education and Disability
California Community Colleges Chancellor's Office, Disabled Student Programs and Services
Department of Rehabilitation, California
Films involving Disability
Job Accommodation Network
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DISABILITY RIGHTS LAWS:

Americans with Disabilities Act
Disability Rights Advocates
Legal Services of Northern California
Office for Civil Rights, U.S. Department of Education
Rehabilitation Act, Section 504
Service Animals
U.S. Department of Labor, Office of Disability Employment Policy
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FOR PERSONS WHO ARE BLIND OR LOW VISION:

American Foundation for the Blind
American Printing House for the Blind
Braille Institute of America
Lighthouse International
National Eye Institute
Prevent Blindness America
Learning Ally (Formerly Recording for the Blind and Dyslexic)
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FOR PERSONS WITH LEARNING DISABILITIES:

Learning Disabilities Association of America
International Dyslexia Association
National Center for Learning Disabilities
Council for Learning Disabilities
Great Schools - Learning Difficulties
Learning Disabilities Online
College Planning for Students with Learning Disabilities
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FOR PERSONS WITH ATTENTION DEFICIT DISORDER:

Attention Deficit Disorder Association
Children and Adults with Attention Deficit Disorder
Finding a Therapist Who Specializes in Attention Deficit Disorder
ADD/ADHD in College
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FOR PERSONS WITH AUTISM/ASPERGER'S:

Autism Society of America
The Global and Regional Asperger Syndrome Partnership: College Bound Help
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FOR PERSONS WITH ACQUIRED BRAIN INJURY:

Brain Injury Association
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FOR PERSONS WITH MOBILITY DISABILITIES:

Mobility International
National Spinal Cord Injury Hotline
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FOR PERSONS WITH DEVELOPMENTAL DISABILITIES:

American Association on Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities
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FOR PERSONS WHO ARE DEAF OR HARD OF HEARING:

American Speech-Language Hearing Association
Gallaudet university
National Information Center on Deafness, Gallaudet University
National Institute on Deafness and Other Communication Disorders
National Association of the Deaf
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FOR PERSONS WITH MEDICAL DISABILITIES:

American Cancer Society
American Parkinson's Disease Association
Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS) Association
Arthritis Foundation
Crohn's and Colitis Foundation
Epilepsy Foundation of America
Huntington's Disease Society of America
Lupus Foundation of America
Multiple Sclerosis Foundation
Muscular Dystrophy Association
Childrens Tumor Foundation (Formerly National Neurofibromatosis Foundation)
National Organization for Rare Diseases
National Stroke Association
Spina Bifida Association
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FOR PERSONS WITH PSYCHOLOGICAL DISABILITIES:

National Alliance on Mental Illness
Mental Health America
Tourette's Syndrome Association
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FOR PERSONS WITH SPEECH OR LANGUAGE DISABILITIES:

American Speech, Language, Hearing Association
National Center for Stuttering
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ASSISTIVE TECHNOLOGY:

Ai Squared
AT Network
Don Johnston Assistive Technology
Enhanced Vision
Enable Mart
Freedom Scientific
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