Emergency Preparedness: People with Disabilities and
Other Special Needs
In order to encourage Americans to prepare themselves,
their families and their communities, the U.S. Department of Homeland Security,
in partnership with The Advertising Coun
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NYSARC trust documents and forms
Supplemental Needs Trusts - Materials For
Information on subsidized housing.
Medicaid Website on Drugs
New online site for Medicare beneficiaries to get info
about low-cost drugs. Click here for
|| Handpspeak.Com HandSpeak is the largest,
fast-growing popular sign language dictionary online. To go to
Handspeak.Com, click herehttp://www.handspeak.com/
Links for people of All Abilities
All Abilities ( http://www.allabilities.com ) is just that
-- a subject index of links of disability resources. The top level of
categories on the site is very Yahooesque -- it includes Arts &
Entertainment, News & Media, and Shopping.
||Sentinel Construction specializes in new and
remodeling projects designed to make living, work and recreational spaces
"access friendly" for yourself, family and friends. We offer a wide range of
design and building solutions for individuals of all ages and most types of
physical disabilities. Call us today and let us put our expertise to work for
|| The SHARE affiliates reward people who
volunteer in their communities with up to 50% savings on food. Active in 22
states, SHARE affiliates work with volunteers at churches, schools, senior
centers, and other social organizations to distribute this low-cost food
|| Attorney Locate allows you to search for an
attorney based on location and practice area. Many of the attorneys listed have
provided full web sites or a detailed profile outlining their education,
experience and commitment to the practice of law as well as other useful legal
|All in One
||A full service company with a range of services
from home modifications to van lifts, and more.
||A directory of Service Dogs web sites
|The National Accessible Apartment Clearinghouse
||This Clearinghouse provides a list of accessible
apartments by geographic region. For further information information call:
1-800-421-1221 or visit their website at:http://www.forrent.com/naac/naac.html
||An online grocery store with mail delivery. For
those days when going shopping in the cold weather is an unpleasant
||Shop online for natural and organic
||Send an electronic postcard to a friend, lover,
||PCA's OnLine is dedicated to finding PCA's for
people that need them.
|| This web site is FREE to homecare workers and
those who need them.
Term Care Insurance Wiz.Com
||Offers free insurance quotes for long term care,
life, health, nursing home, and disability insurance, and provides alternatives
for estate planning.
||In partnership with HealthandAge.com information
on long term care services.
|Assisted Living Store
||Online services for adult and aging
||Information on work incentives, the
rehabilitation and benefits maze, and much more.
||This website provides information on prescription
drugs such side effects, contraindication, brand names, etc. A "PDR"
||Lawyers serving the public good in many different
||Neighborhood Legal Services, Inc. (NLS) is a
not-for-profit agency located in Buffalo, New York. NLS provides free legal
services to persons with low-income and persons with disabilities. .
||National Organization of Social Security
||A Maryland based date and match-making
|The Houston Academy of Medicine-Texas Medical Center Library
||Looking for medical answers to your disability or
medical condition, search this library.
|| On this site, people will be able to rate
restaurants throughout the country on accessibility.
Home Health Care, Inc.
||A member of the homecare provider Co-Op, a
national organization of home care providers, with over 200 location.
||HELP?If you have questions about benefits,
services, or other disability related questions e-mail the staff at the
Independent Living Center of the Hudson Valley (in New York State, USA). Click
on the ILCHV.