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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

http://www.ready.gov/america/getakit/disabled.html

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NYSARC trust documents and formsNew in sun burst

Supplemental Needs Trusts - Materials For Advocates

http://www.wnylc.net/pb/docs/SNT_Materials.htm

Housing InformationNew in sun burst

Information on subsidized housing.

New Medicaid Website on Drugs

New online site for Medicare beneficiaries to get info about low-cost drugs. Click here for more.

http://www.accesstobenefits.org/
  Handspeak.Com  Handpspeak.Com HandSpeak is the largest, fast-growing popular sign language dictionary online. To go to Handspeak.Com, click herehttp://www.handspeak.com/
Disability 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 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 you. http://www.sentinelconstruction.com/
 World SHARE  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 http://www.worldshare.org
Attorney Locate New in sun burst  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 information.
All in One A full service company with a range of services from home modifications to van lifts, and more.
Service Dogs 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
The NetGrowcer An online grocery store with mail delivery. For those days when going shopping in the cold weather is an unpleasant thought.
WholeFoods.com Shop online for natural and organic products.
Postcards Send an electronic postcard to a friend, lover, etc.FREE
PCAs Online PCA's OnLine is dedicated to finding PCA's for people that need them.
PCA-HHA This web site is FREE to homecare workers and those who need them.
Long 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. 
Mr. Long-Term-Care  In partnership with HealthandAge.com information on long term care services. 
Assisted Living Store Online services for adult and aging individuals.
Enygma Information on work incentives, the rehabilitation and benefits maze, and much more.
Online Drug Reference This website provides information on prescription drugs such side effects, contraindication, brand names, etc. A "PDR" online.
Probono.netNew in star burst Lawyers serving the public good in many different practice areas.
National Legal Services 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. .
NOSSCR National Organization of Social Security Claimants’ Representatives
Dateable International A Maryland based date and match-making service.
The Houston Academy of Medicine-Texas Medical Center Library Looking for medical answers to your disability or medical condition, search this library.
WiredOnWheels  On this site, people will be able to rate restaurants throughout the country on accessibility. 
West Home Health Care, Inc. A member of the homecare provider Co-Op, a national organization of home care providers, with over 200 location.
ILCHV 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.

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