AMERICANS WITH DISABILITIES ACT (ADA)

  • ​A Planning Guide for Making Temporary Events Accessible to People With Disabilities

    This guide provides information to assist planners, managers, operators and building owners in making temporary events accessible to people with disabilities.
     

  • ADA Best Practices Tool Kit for State and Local Governments

    The Tool Kit is designed to teach state and local government officials how to identify and fix problems that prevent people with disabilities from gaining equal access to state and local government programs, services, and activities. It will also teach state and local officials how to conduct accessibility surveys of their buildings and facilities to identify and remove architectural barriers to access.
     

  • ADA Checklist for Readily Achievable Barrier Removal

    This checklist is based on the 2010 ADA Standards for Accessible Design.
     

  • ADA Discrimination Complaint Form

    People with disabilities can now file complaints under Title II or Title III of the ADA directly through an online complaint form at the Department of Justice?s website.
     

  • ADA Essentials for Transit Board Members

    Fundamentals of the Americans with Disabilities Act and Transit Public Policy is a 68-page, spiral-bound resource that is suited for not only board members, but bus, rail, and paratransit staff, public officials, community planners, advocates, and anyone seeking basic information on the ADA as it relates to public transportation.
     

  • ADA Home Page

    Information and technical assistance on the American's with Disabilities Act.

 

  • ADA Portal

    From this webpage you can search over 7,400 ADA documents collected by the national Disability and Business Technical Assistance Center (DBTAC).
     

  • ADA Requirements: Service Animals

    This publication provides guidance on the term “service animal” and the service animal provisions in the US Department of Justice regulations.

 

  • ADA Title II and Title III Regulations Fact Sheet Series

    The National Network of ADA Centers has created a Fact Sheet Series to give guidance around the specific changes to the ADA. Each fact sheet focuses on a different topic, providing an overview of what the revised regulations are for that topic.
     

  • ADA Update: A Primer for State and Local Governments

    The Department of Justice revised its regulations implementing the ADA in September 2010. The new rules clarify issues that arose over the previous 20 years and contain new requirements, including the 2010 ADA Standards for Accessible Design (2010 Standards). This document provides general guidance to assist State and local governments in understanding and complying with the ADA's requirements.
     

  • ADA: Know Your Rights – Returning Service Members with Disabilities

    This publication explains your rights under the American?s with Disabilities Act (ADA) and provides information on where to get assistance.