National Association of the Deaf – COVID-19 Deaf and Hard of Hearing Communication Access Recommendations for the Hospital
Northwest ADA Resources
COVID-19 info for specific disability groups or disability-related issues
- ASL videos on COVID-19 by the CDC (YouTube)
- ASL Videos & Resources from National Association for the Deaf (NAD) for COVID-19 in ASL
- The WA DOH’s ASL videos on COVID-19 are available on its YouTube Channel.
- COVID-19 Plain Language Guidance for Employees Booklet
- Perkins School for the Blind Assistive Technology information and resources
- Autism Speaks webpage on COVID-19 info and resources
- Disability Rights Education and Defense Fund has as webpage on COVID-19 materials and communications, opportunities for advocacy, government information, and helpful resources; and will be updated as the situation changes.
Telecommunications for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing (TDI)
The goal of ABILITY jobs is to enable people with disabilities to enhance their professional lives by providing a dedicated system for finding employment.
(formerly known as the Idaho Association of Community Rehabilitation Programs) is a professional non-profit organization dedicated to assisting its membership in the provision of services to individuals who are disabled and disadvantaged.
Americans with Disabilities Act:
Information and guidance
Association of University Centers on Disabilities:
A network of interdisciplinary centers advancing policy and practice for and with individuals with developmental and other disabilities, their families and communities.
Center for Parent Information and Resources:
Central resource of information and products for the community of Parent Training Information (PTI) Centers and the Community Parent Resource Centers (CPRCs), so that they can focus their efforts on serving families of children with disabilities.
Client Assistance Program:
CO-AD Assisting people with disabilities to Protect, Promote, and advance their legal and human rights, through quality legal, individual, and system advocacy.
Consortium for Idahoans with Disabilities:
(CID) The Consortium for Idahoans with Disabilities or CID is a coalition of Idaho agencies and organizations concerned with issues affecting people with disabilities.
Council of State Administrators of VR (CSAVR)
Equal Employment Opportunity Commission:
Offers general information regarding reasonable accommodation
Idaho Fish and Game (Accessible Idaho)
Idaho Mental Health Counselors Association:
(Search for local Mental Health Professionals)
Idaho Relay Service (Idaho CareLine 211)
Idaho Training Clearinghouse:
A website listing all current special education related trainings across the state.
Pathways 2 Success:
to provide information and resources to those working with young adults on employment and career development, this web portal of links related to self-determination and directed transition to careers has been created.
Postsecondary Education Programs Network:
PEPNET Advancing educational opportunities for people who are deaf or hard of hearing.
Rehabilitation Services Administration
Online connection to Federal government disability related information and resources.
A summary guide to employment supports for individuals with disabilities under the Social Security Disability Insurance and Supplemental Security Income Programs
Plans to Achieve Self-Support:
Introduction and Overview of PASS plans
State Rehabilitation Council (SRC)
Ticket to Work:
The Ticket to Work Program provides most people receiving Social Security benefits (beneficiaries) more choices for receiving employment services.
Trade Schools: Preparing Students with Disabilities:
A complete guide to thriving in trade school and a career with a disability.
Tribal Vocational Rehabilitation:
Special rules make it possible for people with disabilities receiving Social Security or Supplemental Security Income (SSI) to work and still receive monthly payments and Medicare or Medicaid. Social Security calls these rules “work incentives.”
Work Opportunity Tax Credit (WOTC)
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