|Administration on Developmental Disabilities|
A partnership with state governments, local communities, and the private sector to assist people with developmental disabilities to reach maximum potential through increased independence, productivity, and community integration.
|Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS)|
Runs national health care programs that benefit about 75 million Americans - Medicare, Medicaid, SCHIP, HIPAA, and CLIA. Site includes information on coverage and laws, local contacts, printable forms, glossary, and publications.
|Consortium of Developmental Disabilities Councils|
A member-driven organization that is committed to representing the diverse interests of Developmental Disabilities Councils and the people with disabilities that Councils were created to serve.
One-stop online access to resources, services, and information available throughout the Federal government.
|Federal Information Technology Accessibility Initiative|
Section 508 requires that Federal agencies' electronic and information technology is accessible to people with disabilities. Site includes information in Section 508, a calendar of events, accessible vendors, training, coordinators, forums, and links.
|Federal Interagency Coordinating Council|
Facilitates successful outcomes for young children with disabilities and young children at risk for developing disabilities and their families. Site includes new, calendar, committee list, members, links, and contact information.
|Housing and Urban Development (HUD): People With Disabilities|
General information, federal resources, fair housing laws, and HUD resources.
|National Association of Protection and Advocacy Systems|
Nationwide network of congressionally mandated, legally based disability rights agencies.
|National Council on Disability|
An independent federal agency making recommendations to the President and Congress on issues affecting 54 million Americans with disabilities. Site includes Frequently Asked Questions, news, links, and resources.
|National Institute on Disability and Rehabilitation Research (NIDRR)|
Conducts comprehensive and coordinated programs of research and related activities to maximize the full inclusion, social integration, employment, and independent living of disabled individuals of all ages. Site includes information on programs, grants, legislation, publications, and research.