We have found the following resources helpful as a starting point for our clients. Please note that while helpful, this information should not be substituted for the advice of an attorney.
www.ADA.gov for information and technical assistance regarding the Americans with Disabilities Act.
www.disabilityrightsca.org (Disability Rights California, California’s protection and advocacy system)
www.oag.ca.gov/civil (California’s office of the attorney general)
www.justice.gov/crt/ (US Department of Justice’s Civil Rights department)
www.access-board.gov for the United States Access Board, which provides information on accessible design in public accommodations and by government entities.
www.dor.ca.gov/DisabilityAccessInfo/, the California Department of Rehabilitation and Disability Access Commission, for information regarding California access standards and resources.
www.dgs.ca.gov/dsa/programs/progaccess.aspx (California Division of the State Architect)
www.WCIL.org (the Westside Center for Independent Living in Los Angeles)
www.triumph-foundation.org (the Triumph Foundation, whose mission is to assist persons with spinal cord injuries)