Job Accommodation Network (JAN)
West Virginia University, PO Box 6080, Morgantown WV 26506, 800 526-7234, http://janweb.icdi.wvu.edu/
The Job Accommodation Network (JAN) is an international toll-free consulting service that provides information about job accommodations and the employability of people with disabilities. JAN also provides information regarding the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA).
When JAN receives a call, it is processed by a human factors consultant. These individuals are highly qualified with backgrounds in a variety of disability-related fields. The consultant interviews the caller in order to assess the specific job needs and provides the caller with comprehensive information. JAN's resources are targeted toward solving work-related problems in a way that meets the needs of the employer and the employee. All information is kept strictly confidential.
Pacific Disability & Business
Technical Assistance Center
2168 Shattuck Avenue, Suite #301, Berkeley, CA 94704-1307, (800) 949-4232 (v/tty), http://www.pacdbtac.org/
The Pacific Disability and Business Technical Assistance Center (Pacific DBTAC) is one of 10 federally-funded regional resource centers on the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA). We provide information, problem solving assistance and referrals for implementing the ADA.
Keyboard Alternatives & Vision Solutions
537 College Ave, Santa Rosa CA 95404, 544-8000, http://www.keyalt.com
Local resource that displays and sells adapted technology-related equipment and provides training.
California Dept. of Rehabilitation
Santa Rosa District, (707) 576-2233 (VOICE), (707) 542-6365 (TTY), 50 "D" Street, Suite 425, Santa Rosa, CA 95404-4764, http://www.rehab.cahwnet.gov
Provides employment services and accommodations for people with disabilities.
Santa Rosa Jr. College
Disability Resources Department, 527-4278
Provides technology training, career skills, and other training.
Evan Kemp & Associates
ADA Links, http://www.eka.com/links/ada.html
Disability History and Information
Disability Social History
http://www.disabilityhistory.org, A window into the untold disability history.
http://www.AboutDisability.com/bib.html, A bibliography of books, videos, and web sites introducing the new paradigm of disability.
www.npr.org/programs/disability, The companion web site to the four hour disability history radio program on NPR. The site contains excellent primary source material.
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