Information in Spanish on Disability Topics
NICHCY is pleased to connect you with sources of information and assistance in Spanish on specific disability topics. This page is presented here in English to help people looking for Spanish materials to share with their Spanish-speaking families. For our Spanish-speaking visitors, we also offer this page completely in Spanish, at:
The resources we've listed focus exclusively on disability topics such as assistive technology, special education, evaluation, or IEP. Use the Table of Contents above to see what disability topics are covered and to jump to the one in which you're interested.
Wondering what's available in Spanish on disability conditions, such as AD/HD or learning disabilities? Visit our separate Connections page on disability conditions, available at:
The list below isn't intended to be exhaustive of the Spanish-language resources on disability topics available---we'll be adding to this page constantly. So check back often to see what's new!
The Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA)
- What's the ADA all about?
Call the ADA Information Line at the U.S. Department of Justice, where Spanish speaking staff can answer your questions about the ADA: 1.800.514.0301 (Voice), 1.800.514.0383 (TTY).
English versions of many publications explaining the ADA are available online at: www.usdoj.gov/crt/ada/publicat.htm. Spanish language versions are available by calling the ADA Information Line. Examples of what's available include: ADA Questions and Answers (31 pages), A Guide to Disability Rights Laws (21 pages, covering 11 Federal laws that protect the rights of people with disabilities), A Guide for People with Disabilities Seeking Employment (2 pages), but there's much more!
- Child care and the ADA.
Want a quick reference to the ADA for child care providers? Want to know when a child care program is required under the ADA to admit a child with a disability? Visit the Child Care Law Center and find handy information. Spanish versions of many publications are available online from the publications menu, at: www.childcarelaw.org/publications.cfm
Reprinted with the permission of the National Dissemination Center.
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