Access to recreation facilities, including play areas, swimming pools, sports facilities, fishing piers, boating facilities, golf courses, and amusement rides is addressed in the ADA and ABA standards.
The Changing Places Consortium launched its campaign in the UK on behalf of the 1/4 of a million people who cannot use standard accessible toilets.This includes people with profound and multiple learning disabilities, motor neurone disease, multiple sclerosis, cerebral palsy, as well as older people….
This handbook is a broad overview of rights and obligations under federal disability laws. Individual state laws may impose more stringent obligations. This handbook is intended to inform rather than to advise, and the information provided is of a general nature. (from ILRU)
The site connects people with disabilities, their families and caregivers to helpful resources on topics such as how to apply for disability benefits, find a job, get health care or pay for accessible housing. You can also find organizations in your community to help you get the support you need. Let Disability.gov be your guide!
The Commission is charged with enforcing Florida’s civil rights laws. The Commission investigates complaints in the areas of areas of employment, housing, public accommodations and state employee whistle-blower retaliation.
The Guide to the ADA Standards covers design requirements that apply to places of public accommodation, commercial facilities, and state and local government facilities subject to the ADA in new construction, alterations, and additions.
The Accessible Icon Project provides supplies and services to transform the original International Symbol of Access into an active, engaged image. In close collaboration, the Icon moves forward with Triangle, a Greater Boston non-profit devoted to empowering people with disabilities to enjoy rich, fulfilling lives, in creating infinite…