Table of Contents
- EVENT AND FESTIVAL ACCESSIBILITY
- AMERICIAN WITH DISABILITIES ACT (ADA), GENERAL INFO
- UNIVERSAL DESIGN
- SERVICE ANIMALS
- EMERGENCY PLANNING
- ACCESSIBLE WEBSITE DESIGN
- HEARING & VISION
- BRAIN-BASED CONDITIONS SUCH AS LEARNING, PSYCHIATRIC, OR COGNITIVE DISABILITIES
- TAX INCENTIVES
Bonnaroo Festival - Bonnaroo Access Guide for Fans with Disabilities
New England ADA Center - "Checklist for Existing Facilities" and "Recreational Checklists"
DOJ - Ticket Sales
DOJ - Wheelchairs, Mobility Aids, and Other Power-Driven Mobility Devices
San Francisco Mayor's Office on Disability - Accessible Public Event Checklist
"A Planning Guide for Making Temporary Events Accessible to People with Disabilities"
National Endowment for the Arts - Accessibility Resources
National Endowment for the Arts - "2010 Revised Regulations of the Americans with Disabilities Act Titles II and III" and those of interest to cultural arts administrators
National Center on Accessibility - National Trail Surfaces Study
Department of Justice (DOJ) - Information and technical assistance on the ADA
The United States Access Board - Advancing full access and inclusion for all
US Access Board - Animations, Americans with Disabilities Act Standards, etc.
ADA National Network
ADA Network - ADA Factsheets
Job Accommodation Network (JAN)- Searchable Online Accommodation Resource for advice about accommodating specific types of disabilities
Virtual CIL - Directory of Independent Living Centers
The Center For Universal Design - "The Principles Of Universal Design"
Adaptive Environments - Principles of Universal Design
Check the parking guidelines in your state and town as well as the federal regulations.
DOJ - "ADA Compliance Brief: Restriping Parking Spaces"
Access Board - Animation on Parking and Passenger Loading Zones
DOJ - "Service Animals"
DOJ - "Frequently Asked Questions about Service Animals and the ADA"
The Guide Horse Foundation - See "Why use a mini horse as a blind guide?" half way down on first page.
ADA National Network Learning Session - "What Large-Scale Planned Events can Teach us About Inclusive Planning for Disasters: Lessons Learned from the 2014 World Series Championship Parade & Civic Celebration in San Francisco"
"First Responder Communication with Deaf and Hard of Hearing Citizens"
National Weather Service - "Lightening Safety"
W3C - Web Accessibility Initiative - "How people with disabilities use the web"
W3C - "Tips on Designing for Web Accessibility"
WebAIM - "Empowering organizations to make their web content accessible to people with disabilities"
Karl Groves - List of Web Accessibility-Related Litigation and Settlements.
DOJ - "Effective Communications"
Registry of Interpreters for the Deaf, Inc.
Kennedy Center for the Arts - "Assistive Listening Devices for People with Hearing Loss, A Guide for Performing Arts Settings"
California Department of Social Services - Description of types of sign language interpreters
Hands and Voices - "Deaf Interpreter, Sign Language Interpreter—What’s the Difference?"
American Foundation for the Blind
National Federation of the Blind
American Association of the Deaf-Blind
American Council of the Blind - "Best Practices and Guidelines for Large Print"
American Printing House for the Blind - "APHont™: A Font for Low Vision"
The ARC - For people with intellectual and developmental disabilities
National Institute of Mental Health
ADA National Network
US Access Board
Ability Magazine - Learn about Justin Dart, Jr., one of the activists who fought for the civil rights of people with disabilities
Disability is Natural - People First Language
R-Word - Stop using the R-Word
American Foundation for the Blind - Braille Bug
Lifeprint.com - American Sign Language University
Baby Einstein - Videos to learn ASL
DOJ - Tax Incentives for Businesses