RESOURCES

PROVIDING ACCESS:

 

Who is supposed to provide accommodations to people with disabilities?

Information on providing accommodations to people with disabilities, and effective communication from the U.S. Department of Justice, Civil Rights Division, Disability Rights Section: https://www.ada.gov/effective-comm.htm

 

INFO ON: 

Sign Language Interpreters

Registry of Interpreters of the Deaf: The National certifying organization for sign language interpreters. https://www.rid.org

 

Federal Employees

The National Association of the Deaf Law and Advocacy Center on the right to accommodations for Deaf and hard-of-hearing federal employees. https://www.nad.org/resources/employment-and-vocational-rehabilitation/federal-employees/

Captioning:

The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) on Captioning of Internet Video Programming. https://www.fcc.gov/consumers/guides/captioning-internet-video-programming