Links To Disabilty Related Information Available on the Web
www.gettinghired.com is a national employment & networking portal that uniquely connects job seekers with disabilities, employers committed to hiring job seekers with disabilities, agencies providing services to the disabled community, colleges and universities, and disability advocacy groups. Their mission is to create sustainable employment growth and opportunities for people with disabilities.
www.washington.edu/doit Disabilities, Opportunities, Internetworking, and Technology is a good resource for individuals interested in learning more about available resources for individuals pursuing a degree in the sciences.
www.easi.cc The Equal Access to Software and information (EASI) is a non-profit organization, committed to the belief that students and professionals with disabilities have the same right to access information technology as everyone else.
www.nfb.org The National Federation of the Blind is a great organization for individuals interested in learning more about the Blind community and the resources available to serve them.
www.ada.gov/ The Department of Justice maintains this site and provides information and technical assistance on the Americans with Disabilities Act.
www.rehab.cahwnet.gov/ This site is a great place to learn more about the California Department of Rehabilitation which has offices throughout the state. The California Department of Rehabilitation works in partnership with consumers and other stakeholders to provide services and advocacy resulting in employment, independent living and equality for individuals with disabilities.