Disability.gov is an award-winning federal Web site that contains disability-related resources on programs, services, laws and regulations to help people with disabilities lead full, independent lives. With just a few clicks, visitors can find critical information on a variety of topics, including benefits, civil rights, community life, education, emergency preparedness, employment, housing, health, technology and transportation.
USA.gov is the first-ever government Web site to provide the public with
easy, one-stop access to all online U.S. federal government resources.
- ETA – disAbility Online
DOL/ETA (Employment & Training Administration) Disability Online
a guide to state-by-state resources.
- Office of Disability Employment Policy
Congress approved a new Office of Disability Employment Policy (ODEP)
in the Department of Labor. This office replaces the former President's Committee
on Employment of People with Disabilities. The mission of ODEP is to bring
a heightened and permanent long-term focus to the goal of increasing employment
of persons with disabilities. This will be achieved through policy analysis,
technical assistance and development of best practices, as well as outreach,
education, constituent services and promoting ODEP's mission among employers.
- Job Accommodation Network
The Job Accommodation Network (JAN) is not a job placement service, but
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).
Up To Date On WIA Related Operating Systems
Information on Workforce Investment Act (WIA)-Related Operating Systems.
- Social Security Online
Social Security Administration Disability Information.
- Ticket to Work
Ticket to Work is a voluntary program that offers SSA disability beneficiaries
greater choice in obtaining the support and services they need to help
them go to work and achieve their employment goals. If you receive Social
Security Disability Insurance or Supplemental Security Income benefits
based on disability or blindness and would like to work or increase your
current earnings, this program can help you get vocational rehabilitation,
training, job referrals and other ongoing support and services to do so.
- USA Jobs Online
Office of Personnel Management (OPM) Site for current federal job openings.
- People With Disabilities in
the Federal Government
The People with Disabilities web page at the U.S. Office of Personnel
Management (OPM). Provides assistance for finding a federal career. OPM built
this site to educate and inform human resources professionals, employees,
managers and individuals with disabilities.
to Substance Abuse & Disability Resources
An online resource of information on research and training materials relating
to substance abuse and disability.
& Technology Information Bank (CTIB)
The American Foundation for the Blind's Careers & Technology Information
Bank (CTIB) is a database of information based on interviews with 2,000 blind
or visually impaired people about their jobs and the technology they use.
Last Modified: 12/07/2009