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Job Accommodation Network
West Virginia University
PO Box 6080
Morgantown, WV 26506-6080
Toll Free: (800)526-7234
The Job Accommodation Network (JAN) is a free consulting service that provides information about job accommodations, the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), and the employability of people with disabilities.
Office of Disability Employment Policy
200 Constitution Avenue, NW, Room S-1303
Washington, DC 20210
Toll Free: (866)633-7365
The Office of Disability Employment Policy (ODEP) is an agency within the U.S. Department of Labor. ODEP provides national leadership to increase employment opportunities for adults and youth with disabilities while striving to eliminate barriers to employment.
Washington, DC 20005
Toll Free: (800)782-4747
The ALS Association (ALSA) is the only national non-profit voluntary health organization dedicated solely to the fight against amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (often called Lou Gehrig's disease). The mission of The ALS Association is to find a cure for and improve living with ALS.
American Stroke Association
7272 Greenville Avenue
Dallas, TX 75231
Toll Free: (888)478-7653
The American Stroke Association offers a wide array of programs, products and services, from patient education materials to scientific statements.
Toll Free: (877)357-8423
Our mission is to be the most reliable, timely and complete resource on the internet for brain injury and spinal cord injury survivors. Our hope is that this site will become relied upon as a trustworthy resource for the community and for those who are searching for information.
Christopher & Dana Reeve Foundation
636 Morris Turnpike
Short Hills, NJ 07078
Toll Free: (800)225-0292
The Christopher Reeve Paralysis Foundation (CRPF) encourages and supports research to develop effective treatments and a cure for paralysis.
Independent Living Research Utilization Program
TIRR Research Center
1333 Moursund Street
Houston, TX 77030
A national center for information, training, research, and technical assistance in independent living. They operate the IL NETWORK with the National Council on Independent Living (NCIL), organizations, and individuals involved in independent living nationwide.
Muscular Dystrophy Association
3300 East Sunrise Drive
Tucson, AZ 85718
Toll Free: (800)572-1717
MDA provides comprehensive medical services to tens of thousands of people with neuromuscular diseases at some 240 hospital-affiliated clinics across the country. The Association's worldwide research program, which funds over 400 individual scientific investigations annually, represents the largest single effort to advance knowledge of neuromuscular diseases and to find cures and treatments for them. In addition, MDA conducts far-reaching educational programs for the public and professionals.
National Center on Accessibility
Indiana University Research Park
501 North Morton St, Suite 109
Bloomington, IN 47404-3732
The National Center on Accessibility specifically focuses on accessibility for parks, playgrounds, and recreational facilities. It has a 24-hour hotline for technical assistance and publishes a newsletter on outdoor accessibility issues. In conjunction with the National Park Service, the Center also conducts a training program, addressing specific accessibility issues through four different
four-day courses held in locations across the country.
National Spinal Cord Injury Association
75-20 Astoria Blvd
Jackson Heights, NY 11370
The primary mission of the National Spinal Cord Injury Association (NSCIA) is to work to empower individuals and families with spinal cord injury issues to make informed choices and take actions to achieve their highest level of independence and personal fulfillment.
National Spinal Cord Injury Statistical Center
Supervises and directs the collection, management, and analysis of data from the Model Regional SCI Care Systems, resulting in the world's largest SCI database.
National Stroke Association
9707 E. Easter Lane
Centennial, CO 80112
Toll Free: (800)787-6537
The National Stroke Association's mission is to reduce the incidence and impact of stroke by changing the way stroke is viewed and treated. NSA is the only national organization dedicating 100 percent of its resources and efforts toward stroke through prevention, treatment, rehabilitation, research, and support for stroke survivors and their families.
Paralyzed Veterans of America
801 Eighteenth Street, NW
Washington, DC 20006-3517
Toll Free: (800)424-8200
The Paralyzed Veterans of America (PVA), a Congressionally chartered veterans service organization, was formed following World War II to serve veterans with spinal cord injury or disease. This site is a resource center for all such veterans and for all Americans with a spinal cord injury or disease, as well as their families and the professional communities who serve them.
Spinal Cord Injury Network International
3911 Princeton Drive
Santa Rosa, CA 95409
Toll Free: (800)548-2673
lSCINI was founded in 1986 to respond to the needs experienced by individuals with spinal cord injuries and
their families. Meeting those needs with information and referral services is the purpose of SCINI.