Disability


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Disability

  • Disabilities 
    A site provided by MEDLINEplus with links to various sources of information on disabilities.
  • Tennessee Disability Pathfinder 
    The Tennessee Disability Pathfinder is a statewide information and referral service focused on helping individuals with disabilities identify community resources. All disabilities and ages are included.
  • National Council on Disability 
    The National Council on Disability (NCD) is an independent federal agency that makes recommendations to the President and Congress on issues affecting the 54 million Americans with disabilities.
  • National Institute on Deafness and Other Communication Disorders 
    The National Institute on Deafness and Other Communication Disorders, an institute of the National Institutes of Health, conducts and supports research in the areas of hearing, balance, smell, taste, voice, speech, and language.
  • ADA Home Page 
    For individuals and businesses. Provides information on the legal rights of the disabled. Published by the United States Department of Justice.
  • CDC Disability and Health
    The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention offers multiple topics on disability and health.
  • Library for Accessible Books and Media 
    This site provides information on the free library program for Tennessee residents who are not able to use standard print materials because of a visual or physical disability. This site works in cooperation with the National Library Service for the Blind and Print Disabled.
  • Amputee Coalition of America 
    The Amputee Coalition of America (ACA) is a national, non-profit amputee consumer educational organization representing people who have experienced amputation or who were born with limb differences. The ACA supports individual amputees, amputee education and support groups for amputees, professionals, family members and friends of amputees, amputation or limb loss related agencies, and organizations.

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