Communication and Media Support Services (CMSS)
United States Department of Education
Address and Phone Numbers
550 12th Street, S.W., Room 5133
Washington, DC 20202-2550
(202) 245-7307 (Voice)
(202) 205-5637 (TTD)
(202) 245-7636 (FAX)
The Clearinghouse provides information to people with disabilities, or anyone requesting information, by doing research and providing documents in response to inquiries. Information provided includes areas of federal funding for disability-related programs. Clearinghouse staff is trained to refer requests to other sources of disability-related information, if necessary.
This office is in the Office of Special Education and Rehabilitative Services (OSERS) which is divided into three areas: the Office of Special Education Programs, the Rehabilitation Services Administration, and the National Institute on Disability and Rehabilitation Research.
Information provided may be useful to individuals with disabilities, their families, schools and universities, teacher's and/or school administrators and organizations who have persons with disabilities as clients.