Business Resources

ADA Resources

Department of Justice ADA Homepage

New Department of Justice Assistive Technology portal

ADA Information Line – For ADA technical questions and publications
800.514.0301(V), 800.514.0383 (TTY), Mon.-Fri 9:30 am – 5:30 pm except Thurs. 12:30 pm – 5:30 pm

ADA Business Connection – Brochures, videos and other documents from the Department of Justice

ADA Update: A Primer for Small Business – Explains changes in Department of Justice accessibility standards

ADA Guide for Small Businesses

Expanding Your Market: Customers with Disabilities Mean Business

Reaching Out to Customers with Disabilities – Online course from Department of Justice with 10 lessons on service requirements under the ADA

US Access Board – Accessible design standards and guidelines. For technical assistance: 800.872.2253 (V) or 800.9932822 (TTY)

ADA National Network – Information, guidance and training on the Americans with Disabilities Act via 10 regional Disability and Business Technical Assistance Centers (DBTACs). 800-949-4232 V/TTY connects to the center in your region

Tax Incentives for Business

DOJ Tax Incentives Packet

ADA Quick Tips: Tax Incentives

Disability Awareness HR Management Online Seminar – Complimentary online course from

Graphic Artists Guild – Disability Access Symbols

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Accessible Meetings

Arranging Accessible Meetings – National Assistive Technology Technical Assistance Partnership (NATTAP)

People First: How to Plan Events that Everybody Can Attend – New York State Department of Health

See Through Barriers: Making Conferences & Events Accessible to People Who Are Blind

Accessible Information Exchange: Meeting On A Level Playing FieldADA Business Connection

Section 504 Programs and Activities Accessibility Handbook – Federal Communications Commission (FCC)

Accessible Conferences – 508 Universe Training Courses (online tutorial)

Accessible Video and Multimedia – 508 Universe Training Courses (online tutorial)

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Service Animals

45 Service Animal Functions – Open Doors Organization

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Universal Design

Beyond ADA: Designing Inclusive Airports That Enable Access, Safety, and Well-Being – Alliiance

Center for Universal Design, NC State University

Center for Inclusive Design and Environmental Access (IDeA) – SUNY at Buffalo

Univeral Design E-World – Web based tool to support the “community of practice in universal design, from IDeA

Universal Design New York – Edited by Gary Scott Danford, Ph.D, and Beth Tauke, M.F.A.

Universal Design New York 2 – Editor-in-Chief, Danise Levine, M.Arch.

The Institute for Human Centered Design

Trace Research and Development Center – University of Wisconsin Madison – Online resource hosted by Universal Design & Consultants. Free online subscription to Universal Design Newsletter.

Universal Design Strategies and Resources – National Assistive Technology Technical Assistance Partnership (NATTAP)

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Web Accessibility

W3C Web Accessibility Initiative

Website Design Class – Accessibility

Video Series on Web Accessibility – Trace Center

Accessible Web Design: Online Resources – Institute for Human Centered Design

PowerPoint Accessibility – WebAIM

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