ERIC Number: ED458729
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2001-Jun
Reference Count: N/A
HEATH National Resource Directory on Postsecondary Education and Disability, 2001.
Jones, Dottie, Ed.
Approximately 200 organizational resources concerned with postsecondary education and disability are listed and described in this directory. Resources are listed under six broad categories: (1) advocacy, access, and awareness; (2) community integration (in the arts, employment, independent living, recreation, and rehabilitation); (3) disability-specific organizations; (4) funding; (5) legal assistance; and (6) information on the Americans with Disabilities Act. Each listing usually includes the following information: name and address, phone numbers, e-mail address, Web site, and a one-paragraph description. A separate section lists toll-free telephone numbers for most of the organizations. (DB)
Descriptors: Accessibility (for Disabled), Advocacy, Civil Rights Legislation, Disabilities, Financial Support, Higher Education, Organizations (Groups), Resource Materials, Social Integration
American Council on Education, HEATH Resource Center, One Dupont Circle, NW, Suite 800, Washington, DC 20036-1193. Tel: 800-544-3284 (Toll Free); Tel: 202-939-9320; Fax: 202-833-5696; e-mail: HEATH@ace.nche.edu; Web site: http://www.HEATH-Resource-Center.org.
Publication Type: Reference Materials - Directories/Catalogs
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Department of Education, Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: American Council on Education, Washington, DC. HEATH Resource Center.
Identifiers - Laws, Policies, & Programs: Americans with Disabilities Act 1990