Disability and Advocacy in the Best of the Web Directory

Disability and Advocacy

  • ADAPT

    Advocacy aimed at bringing disabled people to real homes where they can access real supports instead of being locked away in nursing homes or other institutions.

  • Bazelon Center for Mental Health Law

    Legal advocate promoting the civil rights and human dignity of adults and children with mental disabilities.

  • Blind Children's Fund

    The stated mission of this web site is to help advance the development, education, and welfare of children with visual impairments. Promotes global awareness on the need for early and continuing intervention services.

  • Consortium for Citizens with Disabilities

    Coalition of national (US) disability organizations collaborating to promote a national public policy that ensures the self-determination, independence, inclusion, empowerment, and integration of children and adults with disabilities.

  • The Council for Disability Rights

    Attempts to advance the rights and enhance the lives of disabled or handicapped people.

  • Council of Parent Attorneys and Advocates

    Representative body for special education rights and advocacy. Site presents news, membership information, and related links.

  • Disability Rights Advocates

    Nonprofit law firm dedicated to advancing and protecting the civil rights of people with disabilities through high-impact litigation, research, and education.

  • Disabled Peoples' International Vox Nostra

    Organization promoting disabled people's human rights and economic and social integration. Also works toward developing and supporting organizations of disabled individuals.

  • Institute for Community Inclusion

    Advocates for the non-discrimination and recognition of disabled or handicapped people in the normal communities.

  • National Disabled Students Union

    National cross-disability student organization established to promote social justice, empowerment, and community solidarity.

  • Not Dead Yet

    Publicizes an opposition to the legalization of assisted suicide among disabled persons.

  • Snap Rater

    Offers consulting on California permanent disability ratings using the AMA Guides for workers' compensation claims.

  • TASH

    International membership association that promotes equity, opportunities, and inclusive communities for disabled people through research, education, and advocacy.

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