ERIC Number: ED480287
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 2003-Feb
Reference Count: N/A
Resources for Adults with Disabilities. 5th Edition. NICHCY Briefing Paper.
Kupper, Lisa, Ed.
This resource guide lists organizations that provide information, referral, and/or direct services to adults with disabilities. The organizations are grouped by the main focus of their activities, including: (1) employment issues (13 organizations); (2) postsecondary education (4 organizations); (3) recreation (9 organizations); (4) assistive technology that can help persons with disabilities function more effectively at home, on the job, and in the community (4 organizations); (5) independent living (7 organizations); and (6) other organizations (2 organizations). A list of 41 print resources is also provided, covering general topics, employment, postsecondary education, recreation, independent living, and magazines and newsletters. (CR)
Descriptors: Adult Education, Adults, Advocacy, Assistive Technology, Community Resources, Disabilities, Employment Services, Independent Living, Information Services, Organizations (Groups), Postsecondary Education, Recreational Activities, Referral
National Information Center for Children and Youth with Disabilities (NICHCY), Academy for Educational Development, P.O. Box 1492, Washington, DC 20013-1492. Tel: 800-695-0285 (Toll Free); Tel: 202-884-8200; Fax: 202-884-8441; e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org; Web site: http://www.nichcy.org. For full text: http://www.nichcy.org.
Publication Type: Reference Materials - Bibliographies; Reference Materials - Directories/Catalogs
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Special Education Programs (ED/OSERS), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: National Information Center for Children and Youth with Disabilities, Washington, DC.
Note: See ED 370 271 and ED 470 830 for previous versions.