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How To Use This Site

A brief description of how to use this site.

Thank you for visiting! Below are a few tips that will make it easier for you to use this site. is an online resource center designed to provide employers, people with disabilities, their family members, service providers, educators, and others with technical assistance on job accommodations and the Americans with Disabilities Act. The site offers a number of ways to find this information, including:

  • Search
  • Information by Disability
  • Information by Topic
  • Site Map


Type a word or phrase into the Search box on the top of any page on and click the "Search" button to the right of the box to find results on that topic.

Site Map

Click the "Site Map" link located at the bottom of any page on for a list of folders and subfolders on the site. You can click any link on the list to be taken to that page on the site.

Link to Us

You can add a link to to your Web site by clicking "Link to Us" on the right hand side of the home page.

Read Our Blog's blog provides information on topics of interest to our users. Check back frequently to see what new information has been added. You can read the current blog entry, view past blogs and post comments or questions.

Be a Fan on Facebook regularly provides updates through Facebook. Be a JAN Fan or join another JAN social network from the bottom of every page.

Follow us on Twitter regularly provides updates about new information and resources added to the site, and other important changes or news using the social networking Website Twitter found on the footer of every page.

Text Size

On the top right-hand side of any page on there is a Text Size feature that allows users to select the text size they prefer on the site. The three buttons with the letter "A" in them next to the "Text Size" option range in size from small to large, going from left to right. The first "A" button next to "Text Size" is small text, the next is medium size text, and the final button is the largest text available on the site. Simply click the button of the letter size that you prefer to change the text size.

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