Great Lakes Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) Center
Information and Support
1640 W Roosevelt Rd, Rm 405, Chicago, IL, 60608-6904
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Provides information, materials, technical assistance and training on the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990 (ADA)
Topics addressed include non-discrimination requirements in employment and the obligations of government and business to make programs and services accessible to and useable by people with disabilities.
The Accessible Technology Initiative encourages incorporation of accessible information technology in Kindergarten-12th Grade (K-12) and post secondary school settings.
Other types of professionals served include employers, local/state governments, architects and direct service providers.
|Main - TTY||(312) 413-1407|
|Main - Video Phone||(312) 767-0377|
|Toll Free - TTY||(800) 949-4232|
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TJ-0500Accessibility Information Definition
Programs that provide information about the accessibility of parks, airports, public buildings and other facilities for use by people who have restricted mobility. Also included are programs that provide general information about accessibility in home, work and community settings.
TJ-3000.8000Specialized Information and Referral Definition
Programs that maintain information about community resources that are appropriate for a specific target group or human services sector (for example, youth programs or addiction services) and which link individuals who are in need of specialized services with appropriate resources and/or which provide information about community agencies and organizations that offer specialized services.
TJ-4500.3000Information Clearinghouses Definition
Programs that collect, classify and distribute information about specific topics or problems which requires wide dissemination. Included are specialized information centers and organizations that provide reference assistance for the public regarding a wide variety of general and technical areas. The centers generally offer copies or reprints or allow people to come to the facility to do research but usually do not provide telephone information or refer people to specific resources.
TP-4000.3250-050ADA Implementation Assistance Definition
Programs that provide assistance for organizations that are in the process of implementing the Americans With Disabilities Act (ADA) and have questions regarding its requirements.
YZ-1700Disabilities Issues Definition
Programs that provide information and/or services that deal with the topic of disabilities.