|National Library Service for the Blind and Physically Handicapped (NLS)|
NLS, a unit of the Library of Congress, administers a free library program of braille and recorded materials that are circulated to eligible borrowers by postage-free mail through a network of cooperating libraries. Site includes information on elegibility, catalogs of books and magazines in Braille and audio, and publications.
|National Rehabilitation Information Center (NARIC)|
Collects and disseminates the results of federally funded research projects. Site includes five searchable databases of research, organizations, documents, and Internet pages; an interactive calendar of disability and rehabilitation events around the world; monthly features; and information/document request and publication forms.
|Office of Special Education and Rehabilitative Services (OSERS)|
Supports programs that assist in educating children with special needs, provides for the rehabilitation of youth and adults with disabilities, and supports research to improve the lives of individuals with disabilities. Site includes information on agencies, programs, grants, legislation, publications, and research.
|Rehabilitation Services Administration (RSA)|
Develops and implements comprehensive and coordinated programs of vocational rehabilitation, supported employment and independent living for individuals with disabilities. Site includes information on programs, grants, legislation, publications, and research.
|Social Security Online Disability Programs|
Information about Social Security Disability Insurance and Supplemental Security Income. How to apply for benefits, health insurance, program information, newsletters, and online manuals.
|U. S. Access Board|
An independent federal agency devoted to accessibility for people with disabilities. Site includes accessibility guidelines and standards, technical assistance, training, research, enforcement, and publications.
|USDA TARGET Center|
Resource center assisting federal employees with disabilities through the use of assistive technology. Site includes virtual tour, programs and services, TARGET Centers, news and events, laws and regulations, and related sites.