The following is a general listing of disability resources.
Please note: we do not accept online solicitations or suggestions for additions to this page.
Americans with Disabilities The official government site for information about the Americans with Disabilities Act
Pennsylvania Statewide Independent Living Council Information for state and federal advocacy and opportunities for getting involved
National Organization on Disability The National Organization on Disability researches, develops, and demonstrates creative approaches to disability employment issues
The ARC Pennsylvania Pennsylvania chapter of The Arc, which is the largest advocacy organization in the United States for citizens with intellectual and developmental disabilities, and their families
Registering to Vote We have information here on our website to help you register to vote
Centers for Independent Living
We Connect Now Dedicated to uniting people interested in rights and issues affecting people with disabilities, with particular emphasis on college students and access to higher education and employment issues
National Disabled Students Union An organization to mobilize and organize students with disabilities throughout the nation
Temple University Disability Resources Resources and services for students, faculty, administration and families with disabilities
Pennsylvania CareerLink Advocacy for people with disabilities administered by the Center for Disability Law & Policy
Equipment & Assistive Technology Devices
Changing Hands Provides equipment exchange to provide restored and refurbished home medical equipment and assistive technology devices to Pennsylvania residents of all ages.
Assistive Technology Lending Library A free service that loans assistive technology devices to people with disabilities, available to Pennsylvanians of all ages and disabilities.
Healthcare.gov The official government site for the Affordable Care Act and the Healthcare Marketplace
Pennsylvania Housing Finance Agency Housing assistance for people renting and buying homes in Pennsylvania through loan and grant programs
Steve Gold’s ADA A Philadelphia attorney, providing valuable information on the enforcement of the ADA act
Tax Tips for the Legally Disabled TurboTax’s information on tax breaks available for legally disabled individuals
Partners for Youth with Disabilities Offers mentoring programs, youth development opportunities, and inclusion expertise
The PA VETERANS REGISTRY is
an online application that allows
veterans, family members and
veteran advocates to connect with the PA Department of Military and Veterans Affairs (DMVA)
to request information related to the valuable state benefits,
programs and services they have earned. By connecting with
DMVA, registrants can also opt-in to receive the weekly DMVA
DIGEST, filled with valuable veteran-related news, job
opportunities and events.
The Veterans Crisis Line is a free, confidential resource that’s available to anyone, even if you’re not registered with VA or enrolled in VA health care. The caring, qualified responders at the Veterans Crisis Line are specially trained and experienced in helping Veterans of all ages and circumstances.