ADAPT is an organization of people with a variety of disabilities who are steadfast in their advocacy efforts to make the community the place of entitlement instead of institutions. Find out everything you wanted to know about MiCASA at this site.
Americans with Disabilities ActAmericans with Disabilities Act
American Association of People with DisabilitiesAmerican Association of People with Disabilities
AAPD is the largest national nonprofit cross-disability member organization in the United States, dedicated to ensuring economic self-sufficiency and political empowerment for the more than 56 million Americans with disabilities.
Association of University Centers on DisabilitiesAssociation of University Centers on Disabilities
Find out about state and federal candidates along with other voting information.
Bazelon Center for Mental Health LawBazelon Center for Mental Health Law
Legal advocacy for the civil rights and human dignity of people with mental disability.
Consortium for Citizens with DisabilitiesConsortium for Citizens with Disabilities
A coalition of approximately 100 national disability organizations working together to advocate for national public policy that ensures the self-determination, independence, empowerment, integration and inclusion of children and adults with disabilities in all aspects of society.
Disability Rights and Education Defense FundDisability Rights and Education Defense Fund
A national law and policy center dedicated to protecting and advancing the civil rights of people with disabilities.
Families USAFamilies USA
A national nonprofit, nonpartisan organization dedicated to the achievement of high-quality, affordable health care for all Americans.
National Center for Learning DisabilitiesNational Center for Learning Disabilities
A Web site devoted to monitoring the reauthorization of the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act.
National Coalition of Parent CentersNational Coalition of Parent Centers
The National Coalition of Parent Centers provides information on Parent Training and Information Centers (PTIs) and Community Parent Resource Centers (CPRC’s) throughout the country. Parent Centers serve families of children with physical, cognitive learning and emotional disabilities.
National Organization on DisabilityNational Organization on Disability
The organization’s mission is to expand the participation and contribution of America’s 54 million men, women and children with disabilities in all aspects of life. By raising disability awareness through programs and information, together we can close the participation gap.
Project Vote SmartProject Vote Smart
One-stop shopping for nonpartisan political information
The ArcThe Arc
The Arc is an organization devoted to promoting and improving supports and services for all people with intellectual and developmental disabilities. The Arc offers Capitol Insider, an online publication with updated weekly news and information from the capitol that can be found in the site’s Public Policy section.