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Oregon Topics: Disabled Citizens - Federal and General Resources

Federal Resources


U.S. Social Security Administration


Disability programs (includes application and planning resources)

Employment support programs (includes resources for youths, employers, advocates, beneficiaries, and service providers

Social Security forms



Americans with Disabilities Act (U.S. Justice Department)


National Council on Disability


Office of Disability Employment Policy (U.S. Department of Labor)


U.S. Access Board (includes disability guidelines, training, and enforcement information)


U.S. Rehabilitation Services Administration (U.S. Department of Education)


National Institute on Disability and Rehabilitation Research (U.S. Department of Education)


National Institute on Deafness and Other Communication Disorders


Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (U.S. Health and Human Services Department)


General Resources


Oregon Office of Consumer Technical Assistance (physical and mental health services organization)


Arc of Oregon (includes resources related to mental retardation and developmental disabilities)


American Association of People with Disabilities


National Organization on Disability


Disability Social History Project


Mental Health America


Goodwill Industries


Easter Seals Disability Services


Disabled Sports USA (supports the physically challenged become smoke-free and lead healthier lives)


Wheelchair Foundation (provides free wheelchairs to people who can't afford one)