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General Information

Accessibility and Accommodations
Art and Culture
Assistance Animals
Assistive Technology
Assisted Living
Child Care
Education
Elder Services
Emergency Management
Employment
Home Health Care
Household Help
Inclusion
Independent Living
Legal Issues
Mobility
Recreation
Resources / News / Information
Social Services
Transportation
Universal Design / Visitability
Veterans and War Wounded


Accessibility and Accommodations

Making Events Accessible
Job Accommodation Network
Accessible Voting
Washington State Independent Living Council
Seattle Public Schools Accommodation Request
Northwest ADA Center
BluePath

Art and Culture

Art Beyond Sight
Frye Museum
Jack Straw Productions Blind Youth Audio Project
Museum of Disability
Library Equal Access Program (LEAP)
PROVAIL - Art is NOT an Option!

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Assistance Animals

Delta Society
License fee discount
Pet-People Partnership (research)
Prison Pet Partnership (inmates training assistive animals)
Service Dogs: A Way of Life
Sirius Healing
Human Animal Solutions

Assistive Technology

Washington Access Fund
Abledata
Washington Assistive Technology Act Program (WATAP)
Microsoft

Assisted Living

DSHS Information on Assisted Living
Foss Home and Village

Child Care

Washington State Child Care Resource & Referral
Children’s Play Garden

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Education

Article on Paraeducators
Kindering Center
Online Schools - Financial Aid for Disabled Students

Elder Services

Aging and Disability Services Administration
Elderhealth Northwest

Emergency Management

Seattle Office of Emergency Management
Red Cross / FEMA booklet
Free smoke alarms
CEPINYoutube video

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Employment

Business Leadership Network
Community Employment Alliance
Disabilities at Work
Governor's Committee on Disability Issues and Employment
Orion
Northwest Center
Project H.I.R.E.
At Work
What Can You Do Campaign
Washington Vocational Services
Puget Sound Personnel
National Organization on Disability
Hire a Hero
Hire Heroes USA
Department of Labor Office of Disability Employment Policy

Home Health Care

Evergreen Home Care

Household Help

Home Care Associates
Volunteer Chore Services

Inclusion

People First (Inclusion in meetings)
Bridge Ministries

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Independent Living

Alliance of People with disAbilities
Provail
Seattle Association of Jews with Disabilities
Tacoma Area Coalition of Individuals with Disabilities

Legal Issues

Chihak & Gustad
Disability Rights Washington (formerly Protection and Advocacy)
Cancer Legal Resource Center
US Department of Health and Human Services

Mobility

Access Mobility Systems
Push International
Transfer seat bases
Feet First
Wheelchair Getaways

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Recreation

C.A.S.T. For Kids Foundation (fishing)
Outdoors for All Foundation
Seattle Slam Wheelchair Rugby
Sports N Spokes Magazine
Little Bit Riding Foundation
Starlight Children's Foundation
Camp Goodtimes West
Camp Stand By Me (Easter Seals)
Life Rolls On Foundation
PATH (horseback riding)
Access-Able Travel Source

Resources / News / Information

Ability Magazine
Disaboom
PN Magazine
Xable

Social Services

Crisis Clinic Where to Turn Directory
Service Alternatives

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Transportation

Travel Ready
Association for Airline Passenger Rights Metro Transit
Sound Transit - Find A Ride
Agency Council on Coordinated Transportation
Hopelink
U.S. Department of Transportation
Washington State Department of Transportation


Universal Design / Visitability

Article on Tucson area visitable homes
Northwest Universal Design Council
Penates Design
Studio Pacifica

Veterans and War Wounded

King County Veterans Services
Operation Homefront Washington
Paralyzed Veterans of America

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Disability Specific Information

AIDS/HIV
Alzheimer's
Autism
Brain Injury
Cancer
Celiac
Cerebral Palsy
Developmental Disabilities
Down Syndrome
Epilepsy
Heart Disease
Hearing Impairment
Lupus
Learning Disabilities
Lung Disease
Mental Health
Multiple Sclerosis
Paralysis
Parkinson's
Sickle Cell Anemia
Vision Impairment


AIDS/HIV

Lifelong AIDS Alliance
People of Color Against Aids Network
Bailey-Boushay House
Dunshee House
Health Information Network
Multifaith Works

Alzheimer's and Dementia

Alzheimer's Association Western and Central WA Chapter
Frye Museum

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Autism

Special Needs Network
Families for Effective Autism Treatment of Washington

Brain Injury

Brain Injury Association of Washington

Cancer

Gilda's Club
American Cancer Society
Susan G. Komen Foundation
Seattle Cancer Care Alliance

Celiac

http://www.celiac.com/
Flying Apron (gluten and wheat free bakery)
Wheatless In Seattle (formerly DaVinci's)
Gluten Free Girl (blog)
El Mercado Latino
The Souk

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Cerebral Palsy

1-800 WheelChair article Boyer Children's Clinic
4MyChild
1-800 WheelChair - article

Developmental Disabilities

ARC of King County
ARC of Washington
Ambitions, Inc.
Seattle Children's Home
Wonderland Developmental Center
Washington State Developmental Disabilities Council
Division of Developmental Disabilities
Special Education Resources
Developmental Disability Councils' websites
National Resources

Down Syndrome

Down Syndrome Community
Puget Sound Buddy Walk
Upside!
Seattle Children's Hospital

Epilepsy

Epilepsy Foundation Northwest

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Heart Disease

American Heart Association

Deaf Linx

Hearing Impairment

Deaf Web Directory - Online
Deaf Linx
Hearing Speech & Deafness Center
Hearing Loss Association of Washington
Washington School for the Deaf
Association of Late Deafened Adults
Deaf Northwest
Deaf-Blind Service Center
ASL Interpreter Network
Washington Relay

Lupus

Lupus Foundation Northwest

Learning Disabilities

www.ldawa.org/information/links Learning Disabilities website with good links:
http://www.ldawa.org/professional-referrals Learning Disabilities professionals:
Disable Labels

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Lung Disease

American Lung Association

Mental Health

Washington's Mental Health Transformation Project
National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI)
Plymouth House of Healing
Seattle Children's Home
Time to Change
University Presbyterian Church Mental Health Ministry
Mental Health Chaplaincy

Multiple Sclerosis

National Multiple Sclerosis Society Greater Northwest Chapter

Paralysis

Christopher and Dana Reeve Foundation

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Parkinson's

Parkinson's Project

Sickle Cell Anemia

Northwest Sickle Cell Collaborative
Seattle Children's Hospital Sickle Cell Program
Very Bright Foundation

Vision Impairment

Community Services for the Blind and Partially Sighted
Vision Loss Connections
Washington State School for the Blind
Washington State Department of Services for the Blind
Talking Book & Braille Library
Louis Braille School
Washington Council of the Blind
Lighthouse for the Blind
Deaf-Blind Service Center
Wright Images Resource List
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