Resource Links

Resource Links

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Important Disclaimer:

The resource links listed on the GOOD website are for information purposes only. By listing the links, it does not constitute an endorsement by the Governor's Office on Disability.

(use these section links to find your resources quickly)


Alabama Department of Rehabilitation Services (ADRS)
Alabama Department of Senior Citizens
Alabama Family Trust
Disability History Museum
Disability Is Natural
Federal Disability Information
Health and Human Services




Alabama Department of Senior Citizens
Alabama Family Trust
Alzheimer's Foundation
American Association of Retired Persons
Benefits Calculator for Social Security
Guide to Medical Alert Systems
Health for Seniors
UAB Center on Aging



Advocacy / Legal Rights:

ADA National Network
ADAPT - Americans for Attendant Programs Today
Alabama Disability Advocacy Program (ADAP)
Consortium for Citizens with Disabilities
Parking Mobility App for Reporting Accessible Parking Abuse
People First of Alabama
State of Alabama Client Assistance Program
TASH Disability Advocacy Worldwide



Americans with Disabilities Act / Accessibility Information:

Access Board
ADA and Travel Accommodation
Airlines - DOT Disability Hotline
Alabama Toll Free ADA Hotline
Southeast ADA Center
Universal Design
Workers with Disabilities & The ADA



Blind/Multiple Disabilities:

Alabama Council of the Blind
Alabama Institute for Deaf and Blind
Alabama Lions Sight
Alabama Regional Library for the Blind and Physically Handicapped
American Foundation for the Blind
Life Resource for the Deaf and Blind
National Federation of the Blind




Alabama Institute for Deaf and Blind


Employment Related Services

Alabama Department of Rehabilitation Services (ADRS)
Alabama Association for Persons in Supported Employment
Easter Seals (Central Alabama)
Employment and Accessible Technology
US Department of Labor/Office of Disability Employment Policy



Disability Organizations Online Magazines:

Alabama Interagency Autism Coordinating Council
American Association of People with Disabilities
Bruno Independent Living Aids
Community Action Association of Alabama
National Organization on Disability
Paralyzed Veterans of America
Triumph Services
World Institute on Disability



Information & Technology:
Accessible Air Travel Guidance and Tips
Alabama Long Term Inpatient (60-90 Days) Alcohol & Drug Rehab Centers (18)
Disability and Health
Section 508 Guidelines
STAR: Alabama's Assistive Technology Program
The Is-Able Center



Independent Living:

ADA Adaptable Homes
Disability Rights and Resources
Independent Living Institute
Independent Living Research Utilization at TIRR ( ILRU )
Montgomery Center for Independent Living



Mental Health / Developmental Disabilities:

Alabama Department of Mental Health
Alabama Council for Developmental Disabilities
Alabama Family Trust
ARC of Alabama
Autism Society
Autism Society of Alabama
National Alliance for the Mentally Ill 
National Drug Finder/FDA



Other Government Sites:

711 Relay
Alabama Archives and History
Alabama Emergency Management Agency
Alabama Information Network ( Alabama.Gov )
Alabama Medicaid
Alabama Public Health
Alabama Public Service Commission
Alabama State Legislature
Application For Alabama Disability Access Parking Privileges
Benefits for People with Disabilities
Code of Alabama
The Ultimate Medicare and Medicare Resource Page
Disability Related Tax Incentives
Disaster Assistance
Federal Communications Commission-Affordable Telephone Service For Income Eligible Suscribers
Guide to Disability Rights Laws
Health and Human Services, Office of Disability
Health Care Financing Administration
IRS(Search on People with Disabilities)
Medicare & Social Security Benefits for the Disabled
Moving to a New State: How to Re-Apply for Disability Benefits
National Cancer Institute-Live Help Cancer
Quit Day-Support for the physically challenged to become smoke-free
Small Business Administration
Social Security Administration Online
Understanding Medicaid Home and Community Services
US Congress on the Internet





American Association of Adaptive Sports
America Walks
Increasing Physical Activity among Adults with Disabilities
Lakeshore Foundation
Special Equestrians
Sports 'N' Spokes 
Stay Active with a Disability: Quick Tips



Special Education/ IDEA

Alabama Limb Loss Resources Center
Alabama Parent Education Center
Alabama Partners In Policymaking
Alabama Special Education Department
Education USA Resources for Students with Disabilities



Specific Disability Sites:

Alabama's Regional Autism Network
Alabama Chapter of the National Multiple Sclerosis Society
Alabama Family Trust
Alabama Head Injury Foundation
Alabama Lifespan Respite Resource Network
Alabama Spinal Cord Injury Association
Autism Society of Alabama
Alabama Spinal Cord Injury Association
Facts about Chronic Pain and Filing for Disability
Family Voices of Alabama
Multiple Sclerosis
Myasthenia Gravis Foundation of America
Paralyzed Veterans of America
Rett Syndrome (Local State)
Rett Syndrome (National)
Spinal Cord Injury Foundation
Spinal Cord Injury Information Network
UAB Spinal Cord Injury Model System
United Ability
United Cerebral Palsy Association



Transportation / Housing & Other Assistive Technology:

Access Alabama Home Ownership Program
Careavan - Mobility for Life
Disability Rights and Resources
Disability Rights in Housing
Home Safety for People with Disabilities
National Aging and Disability Transportation Center
National Fair Housing Alliance