Metropolitan Center for Independent Living (MCIL)
ADA Minnesota Information
530 Robert St N, St. Paul, MN, 55101-2210
Distance: 503 Miles
The Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) is a federal US law that protects Americans from disability discrimination.
ADA Minnesota is a resource providing help with living out the ADA to Minnesota citizens with disabilities, businesses, communities, government, universities and colleges.
Services provided to individuals, organizations and businesses at no cost:
* Technical assistance and information about what the ADA covers and what is required for compliance
* Education, trainings, conferences and presentations
* Mini-grants to implement the ADA in diverse communities
* Publications with information on employment, accessibility, reasonable accommodations and more
* Connections to a network of local and national agencies
* Resources on accessible information and electronic technology in education centers
- Free / no cost to everyone
Minnesota residents or businesses with questions about the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA).
Call or email with questions about the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA).
ADA Minnesota focuses on information about the ADA federal law and the access it can create.
To get help with other disability-related issues:
such as how to get income, housing, services or other questions, call the Disability Hub MN at: (866) 333-2466.
8:30am - 4:30pm, Monday - Friday
Primarily the Twin Cities seven-county metro area
ADA MN serves statewide.
|Disability Hub MN||(866) 333-2466|
|Main - ADA Minnesota||(651) 603-2015|
|Toll Free - ADA Minnesota||(888) 630-9793|
This provider does not offer this service at other locations.
Other Services or resources
- Advocacy - Disabilities
- Case Management (Waiver)
- Disability Benefits 101 (www.DB101.org)
- Disability Hub MN
- Environmental Accessibility Adaptations (EAA) Home Install
- Home Modification - Ramp
- Homemaker Services
- Housing Access Coordination
- Independent Living Skills (ILS) Training
- Nursing Home Relocation
- Personal Care Assistant (PCA) Choice
- School to Adult Life Transition
- Transitional Services
Taxonomy Terms Used: Clicking a taxonomy term from the list below launches a new search.
DF-8000.0200Accessibility Related Standards/Legislation Compliance Definition
Programs that ensure that physical spaces (including buildings, parking lots, sidewalks, parks and other areas that are used by the public) are safe and free from obstacles which prevent access by people who have disabilities; that technologies (including software applications and operating systems, Web-based information and applications, telecommunications products, video and multimedia products, and commercial products such as information kiosks, calculators and fax machines) have features which support accessibility; and that enhancements which improve accessibility are implemented wherever possible. Legislation mandating accessibility for people with disabilities includes the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) of 1990 (which took effect in 1992), the Architectural Barriers Act (ABA) of 1968, and the Rehabilitation Act (which was amended in 1998 to require Federal agencies to make their electronic and information technology accessible to people with disabilities).
TD-1600.3100-180Disability Rights Groups Definition
Organizations that support the passage and enforcement of laws or other social measures that protect the rights of people who have physical, mental, developmental or learning disabilities and maximize their ability to enjoy the same opportunities, resources and privileges as the mainstream population.
TJ-6500.8500Subject Specific Public Awareness/Education Definition
Programs that use any of a wide variety of materials to educate the public about issues that relate to a particular field or topic.
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.