Disability Resources Index

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Abuse of People with Disabilities *
Acronyms (Dictionaries and Acronym Guides) *
ADA (Americans with Disabilities Act) *
ADA Torch Relay (Spirit of ADA Torch Relay 2000) *
Addiction (Substance Abuse and People with Disabilities) *
Adaptive Clothing and Shoes *
Adolescents (Transition) *
Adopting Children with Disabilities *
Advocacy *
Aging with a Disability *
Agnosia, Visual (Prosopagnosia)
Agriculture (Farming with a Disability) *
Aids for Daily Living (Low Tech Devices) *
Alcoholism (Substance Abuse and People with Disabilities) *
Allergy and Asthma
ALS (Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis)
Alternative Formats *
Alzheimer’s Disease
American Sign Language (Sign Language)
Americans with Disabilities Act *
Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis
Angelman Syndrome
Anxiety Disorders
Apnea (Sleep Disorders)
Architectural Barriers Act *
Architecture / Home Modification *
Art, History & Culture – Index *
Arts *
Asperger’s Syndrome
Asphyxiating Thoracic Dystrophy
Assisted Suicide (Life & Death Issues: Euthanasia, Assisted Suicide, Right-to-Die) *
Assistive Devices for Daily Living (Low Tech Devices) *
Assistive Technology (Index) *
Assistive Technology – Funding *
Assistive Technology – General *
Assistive Technology – Shareware, Freeware & Demos *
Assistive Technology – Used (Used Assistive Technology Equipment and Computers) *
Assistive Technology – Vendor Lists *
Assistive Technology for Children *
Assistive Technology for People Who Are Blind or Visually Impaired
Assistive Technology for People Who Are Deaf or Hard of Hearing
Assistive Technology for People with Learning Disabilities
Assistive Technology Laws *
Asthma (Allergy and Asthma)
Attention Deficit Disorder
Augmentative and Alternative Communication
Autoimmune Disorders
Awareness (Disability Awareness) *

Biographies (Famous People with Disabilities) *
Bipolar Disorders
Birth Defects (Rare Disorders)
Bisexuality (Homosexuality, Bisexuality and Disability) *
Blepharospasm (Dystonia)
Blindness and Visual Impairments
Brain Injuries and Disorders
Brain Tumors
Bronchitis, Chronic (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)

Calendars of Events (Conference Calendars) *
Camps and Camping *
Caregiving *
Celiac Disease
Cerebral Palsy
CHARGE Syndrome
Chat Rooms *
Children with Disabilities – Just for Kids *
Children with Disabilities – Just for Parents (and Service Providers) *
Chromosome Disorders
Chronic Bronchitis (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
Chronic Fatigue and Immune Dysfunction Syndrome (CFIDS)
Chronic Pain
Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD)
Cleft Palate / Cleft Lip
Closed Captioning (Captioning)
Clothing (Adaptive Clothing and Shoes) *
Colitis (Chrohn’s Disease and Colitis)
Colleges and Universities (Higher Education) *
Communication Disorders
Computers (Assistive Technology) *
Computers – Used (Assistive Technology – Used) *
Conductive Education
Conference Calendars *
Conferences & Meetings: Planning for Access *
Conotruncal Anomaly Unusual Face Syndrome (Velo-Caridio-Facial Syndrome)
Cooley’s Anemia
Craniofacial Syndrome (Velo-Caridio-Facial Syndrome)
Cri-Du-Chat Syndrome
Crime Victims with Disabilities (Abuse of People with Disabilities) *
Crohn’s Disease and Ulcerative Colitis
Culture (Disability Culture) *
Cystic Fibrosis

Daily Living Aids (Low Tech Devices) *
Dandy Walker Syndrome
Databases (Disabilities – Databases) *
Deafness and Hearing Impairments
Death and Dying *
Dental Care *
Developmental Disabilities *
Devices for Daily Living (Low Tech Devices) *
Dictionaries and Acronym Guides *
DiGeorge syndrome (Velo-Cranio-Facial Syndrome)
Digestive Disorders
Disabilities (Index) *
Disabilities – Databases *
Disabilities – General *
Disabilities – Internet Communities (Internet Communities for People with Disabilities) *
Disabilities – Meta Sites *
Disabilities – Specific (Specific Disabilities – Index)
Disability Awareness *
Disability Culture *
Disability Graphics (Graphics) *
Disability History (History of Disability) *
Disability News *
Disability Studies *
Disability Videos Online *
Disaster Preparedness for People with Disabilities *
Discussion Groups (Listservs) *
Distance Education *
Doctor Finders *
Dogs (Service Dogs) *
Down Syndrome
Driving with a Disability *
Drug Abuse (Substance Abuse and People with Disabilities) *
Drugs (Prescription Drug Assistance Programs) *
Dwarfism (Growth Disorders)
Dyspraxia (Apraxia)

E-Texts (Alternative Formats) *
Early Intervention *
Education (Index) *
Education – General *
Education, Higher (Higher Education) *
Education, Higher – Funding (Higher Education – Funding) *
Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome
Electronic Texts (Alternative Formats) *
Emotional Disorders (Mental Illness)
Emphysema (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
Employment (Index) *
Employment – General *
Entertainment (Media) *
Estate Planning *
Euthanasia (Life & Death Issues: Euthanasia, Assisted Suicide, Right-to-Die) *

Face-Blindness (Prosopagnosia)
Facial Differences
Familial Dysautonomia (Dysautonomia)
Famous People with Disabilities *
Farming with a Disability *
Fetal Alcohol Syndrome
Films (Media) *
Financial Information (Index) *
Financial Information – General *
Financial Information (Assistive Technology – Funding) *
Financial Information (Health Care – Funding) *
Financial Information (Higher Education – Funding) *
Foreign (International Sites) *
Fragile X Syndrome

Gardening (Horticulture Therapy) *
Gay Concerns (Homosexuality, Bisexuality and Disability) *
General (Disabilities – General) *
Genetic Disorders (Rare Disorders) *
Grants and Grant Writing *
Graphics *
Graves’ Disease
Growth Disorders
Guide Dogs (Service Dogs) *
Guillain-Barre Syndrome

Head Injury (Brain Injury and Disorders)
Health and Medical – General *
Health Care – Funding *
Hearing Impairments (Deafness and Hearing Impairments)
Heart Disorders
Hemifacial Atrophy, Progressive (Parry Romberg Syndrome)
Hereditary Onycho Osteo Dysplasia (HOOD) (Nail Patella Syndrome)
Hermansky-Pudlak Syndrome
Higher Education *
Higher Education – Funding *
Hispanics with Disabilities *
History of Disability *
Home Care (Caregiving) *
Home Modification (Architecture / Home Modification) *
Homeschooling *
Homosexuality, Bisexuality, and Disability *
Horticulture Therapy *
Hospitals *
Housing *
Humor *
Huntington’s Disease

IBS (Irritable Bowel Syndrome)
IDEA (Individuals with Disabilities Education Act) *
IEP (Individualized Education Plans) *
Inclusion *
Inclusion & Parent Advocacy: A Resource Guide *
Independent Living *
Inflammatory Bowel Diseases (IBDs) (Crohn’s Disease and Ulcerative Colitis)
Indians with Disabilities (Native Americans with Disabilities) *
Individualized Education Plans (IEP) *
Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA) *
International Sites *
Internet (Chat Rooms) *
Internet (Listservs) *
Internet (Web Page Design) *
Internet Browsers (Browsers)
Internet Communities for People with Disabilities *
Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS) 

Jacobsen Syndrome (11q Deletion or 11q-)
Jerry Lewis (Telethon Protests) *
Jeune’s Syndrome (Asphyxiating Thoracic Dystrophy)
Journals (Magazines) *
“Just for Kids” *
“Just for Parents (and Service Providers)” *

Kids (Just for Kids) *
Klinefelter Syndrome
Krabbe Disease

Landau Kleffner Syndrome
Latinos with Disabilities (Hispanics with Disabilities) *
Learning Disabilities
Legal Rights (Index) *
Legal Rights – General *
Lewis, Jerry (Telethon Protests) *
Library Services (Librarians’ Connections – Special Libraries) *
Life & Death Issues: Euthanasia, Assisted Suicide, Right-to-Die *
Limb Differences (Amputation)
Listservs *
Long Term Care *
Lou Gehrig’s Disease (Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis)
Low Tech Devices *
Lyme Disease

Macular Degeneration
Magazines *
Mailing Lists (Listservs) *
Managed Care *
Manic Depression (Bipolar Disorders)
Marfan Syndrome
Matching Services *
Media *
Medical (Health and Medical – General) *
Medicaid *
Medicare *
Medicine (Prescription Drug Assistance Programs) *
Meetings (Conference Calendars) *
Meetings (Conferences & Meetings: Planning for Access) *
Mental Illness
Mental Retardation
Meta Sites (Disabilities – Meta Sites) *
Mitral Valve Prolapse
Moebius Syndrome
Mood Disorders (Bipolar Disorders)
de Morsier’s Syndrome (Septo-Optic Dysplasia)
Motor Neurone Disease (Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis)
Movement Disorders
Movies (Media) *
Multiple Chemical Sensitivity
Multiple Sclerosis
Muscular Dystrophy
Music Therapy *
MVP (Mitral Valve Prolapse)
Myasthenia Gravis

Nail Patella Syndrome (NPS)
Narcolepsy (Sleep Disorders)
Native Americans with Disabilities *
Neurological Disorders
Neuromuscular Disorders
News (Disability News) *
Nonprofit Organizations (Ascertaining an Organization’s Legitimacy) *
Noonan Syndrome
Nursing Homes (Long Term Care Facilities) *

Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder
Occupational Therapy *
The Olmstead Decision *
Orthotics and Prosthetics
Osteogenesis Imperfecta

Pain (Chronic Pain)
Panic-Anxiety Disorder
Paraplegia (Spinal Cord Injury)
Parent to Parent Matching Services (Matching Services) *
Parents of Children with Disabilities (Just for Parents) *
Parents who have Disabilities *
Parkinson’s Disease
Parry Romberg Syndrome
PASS – Plan for Achieving Self-Support *
Periodicals (Magazines) *
Personal Care Assistants *
Pervasive Developmental Disorders (PDD)
Phenylketonuria (PKU)
Physical Therapy *
Physician Finders (Doctor Finders) *
Pierre Robbin Syndrome
Plan for Achieving Self-Support (PASS) *
Play (Toys for Children with Disabilities) *
Polio and Post-Polio Syndrome
Prader-Willi Syndrome
Prescription Drug Assistance Programs *
Progressive Hemifacial Atrophy (Parry Romberg Syndrome)
Psychiatric Disorders (Mental Illness)

Quadraplegia (Spinal Cord Injury)

Rare Disorders *
Reading Materials in Alternative Formats (Alternative Formats) *
Recreation (Sports and Recreation) *
Recreation (Therapeutic Recreation) *
Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
Rehabilitation (Disabilities – General) *
Rehabilitation Act of 1973 *
Rehabilitation Counseling *
Religion and Disability *
Respite Care *
Restless Legs Syndrome (Sleep Disorders)
Retinitis Pigmentosa
Retinopathy of Prematurity
Rett Syndrome
Right-to-Die (Life & Death Issues: Euthanasia, Assisted Suicide, Right-to-Die) *

Safety (Disaster Preparedness for People with Disabilities) *
Scholarships (Higher Education – Funding) *
Schools (Education) *
Scooters (Wheelchairs and Scooters) *
Section 504 (Rehabilitation Act of 1973) *
Section 508 (Rehabilitation Act of 1973) *
Self-Determination *
Self-Help Groups (Support Groups) *
Septo-Optic Dysplasia (S.O.D.)
Service Dogs *
Sexuality *
Shaken Baby Syndrome
Shareware (Assistive Technology – Shareware, Freeware & Demos) *
Shoes (Adaptive Clothing and Shoes) *
Shprintzen Syndrome (Velo-Cardio-Facial Syndrome)
Sign Language
Sleep Disorders
Social Security *
Social Work *
Software (Assistive Technology – Shareware, Freeware & Demos) *
Sotos Syndrome
Spanish-Speaking Americans with Disabilities (Hispanics with Disabilities) *
Spasmodic Torticollis (Dystonia)
Specific Disabilities
Speech Disorders (Communication Disorders)
Spina Bifida
Spinal Cord Injury
Spinal Muscular Atrophy
Spirit of ADA Torch Relay 2000 *
Sports and Recreation *
Statistics *
Stickler Syndrome
Streaming Videos (Disability Videos Online) *
Substance Abuse and People with Disabilities *
Suicide (Life & Death Issues: Euthanasia, Assisted Suicide, Right-to-Die) *
Supplemental Security Income (SSI) for Children *
Support Groups *
Swallowing Disorders (Dysphagia)
Switches *
Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (SLE) (Lupus)

Tax Information *
Tay-Sachs Disease
Technology (Assistive Technology) *
Telethon Protests *
Thalassemia (Cooley’s Anemia)
Therapeutic Recreation *
Ticket to Work Program *
Torch Relay (Spirit of ADA Torch Relay 2000) *
Tourette Syndrome
Toys for Children with Disabilities *
Transition *
Transportation *
Transverse Myelitis
Travel *
Travel Guides – Foreign *
Travel Guides – U.S. *
Treacher Collins Syndrome
Turner Syndrome

Universal Design *
Used Equipment (Assistive Technology – Used) *

VCFS (Velo-Cardio-Facial Syndrome)
Velo-Cardio-Facial Syndrome
Velocraniofacial Syndrome (Velo-Cardio-Facial Syndrome)
Ventilator Use *
Veterans with Disabilities *
Videos (Media) *
Videos (Online) *
Visual Impairments (Blindness and Visual Impairments)
Vocational Education (Higher Education) *
Vocational Guidance (Employment) *
Vocational Rehabilitation *

Web Page Design *
Web Page Design – Tools and Page Checkers *
Wheelchairs and Scooters *
Williams Syndrome
“Wish” Organizations *
Women with Disabilities *
Workers’ Compensation *
Workforce Investment Act (Rehabilitation Act of 1973) *
World (International Sites) *

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