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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.

Information and technical assistance regarding the Americans with Disabilities Act – www.ADA.gov

US Department of Justice's Civil Rights department – www.justice.gov/crt

US Access Board, which provides information on accessible design in public accommodations and by government entities – www.access-board.gov

California's Office of the Attorney General, Civil Rights Enforcement Division – www.oag.ca.gov/civil

California Department of Rehabilitation, for information on disability access – www.dor.ca.gov/DisabilityAccessInfo/

California Commission on Disability Access - www.ccda.ca.gov

California Division of the State Architect, access compliance services - http://www.dgs.ca.gov/dsa/Programs/progAccess.aspx

Legal Aid Foundation of Los Angeles – www.lafla.org

Housing Rights Center - www.hrc-la.org

Disability Rights California, California's protection and advocacy system – www.disabilityrightsca.org

Public Law Center - www.publiclawcenter.org

Western Center on Law and Poverty - wclp.org

Disability Rights Advocates – dralegal.org

Disability Rights Legal Center - drlcenter.org

Disability Rights Education & Defense Fund - dredf.org

Californians for Disability Rights - www.disabilityrights-cdr.org

National Disability Rights Network - www.ndrn.org

Greater Los Angeles Agency on Deafness, Inc. - gladinc.org

NorCal Services for Deaf and Hard of Hearing - www.norcalcenter.org

California Council of the Blind - www.ccbnet.org American Council of the Blind - www.acb.org

Westside Center for Independent Living, dedicated to empowering all people with disabilities so that they achieve and maintain self-sufficient and productive lives - www.wcil.org

Center for Independent Living, supports and empowers people who aspire to achieve beyond the boundaries of the expectations others have placed on them - www.thecil.org

Disabled American Veterans - www.dav.org

Wounded Warrior Project - www.woundedwarriorproject.org

Triumph Foundation, helping individuals with spinal cord injuries and other disabilities to triumph over those disabilities  - www.triumph-foundation.org

UCLA Recreation - Adaptive Programs, educating the campus community on the lifestyle of individuals with disabilities in relation to recreation and sport - www.recreation.ucla.edu/adaptiveprograms

Casa Colina Therapeutic Recreation and Outdoor Adventure Program,  a program that focuses on empowering people with disabilities by creating opportunities through challenging and exciting activities - www.casacolina.org/Community-Services/Outdoor-Adventures.aspx