ADA.GOV Information Line
Get advice from government specialists who will assist you in understanding how the ADA applies to your situation.
American Foundation for the Blind
Helpful solutions and resources that can help seniors and family members cope with vision problems.
Providing services, education, outreach and advocacy so that people with disabilities can live, learn, work and play in our communities.
Narrative Television Network
Emmy Award-winning television network that offers free movies and educational programming to millions of blind and visually impaired by adding the voice of a narrator describing the visual elements of the story.
Ohio Library for the Blind and Physically Disabled (OLBPD)
A part of the Cleveland Public Library which serves as the Regional Library for the National Library Service for the Blind and Physically Handicapped (NLS) of the Library of Congress. They administer a free library program of braille and audio materials circulated to eligible borrowers in the State of Ohio by postage-free mail.
Opportunities for Ohioans with Disabilities (OOD)
Empowering Ohioans with disabilities through employment, disability determinations, and independence offering vocational rehabilitation and services for the visually impaired.
Radio Reading Service by Goodwill Easter Seals Miami Valley
The Radio Reading Service broadcasts readings of local and regional newspapers, magazines, books and other current printed information to people with visual and mental disabilities.
Find federal government websites for information on disability programs and services nationwide.
State Library of Ohio Talking Book Service
The Talking Book Program provides free recorded books, magazines and playback equipment to approximately 15,000 eligible blind, visually impaired, physically disabled, and reading disabled Ohio residents. A program delivered through a network of libraries and agencies coordinated by the Library of Congress National Library Service for the Blind and Physically Handicapped (NLS).
Laws & Guidelines
ADA Access Board
ADA Standards establish design requirements for the construction and alteration of facilities subject to the law. These standards apply to places of public accommodation, commercial facilities, and state and local government facilities. The Access Board is responsible for developing and updating design guidelines.
ADA National Network
Provides information, guidance and training on how to implement the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA).
Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG)
Explains how to make web content more accessible to people with disabilities including text, images, sounds and code.