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					This document provides a list of government resources that are available to get further
information related to the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA). The ADA is a law that
was enacted to prohibit discrimination based on disability. This document contains
contact information for both federal and regional agencies related to the ADA. It is
useful to business owners and executives who need to find resources to assist them in
understanding and complying with the ADA laws.
                                ADA INFORMATION & SERVICES

Department of Justice – ADA Information Line

800-514-0301 (voice)
800-514-0383 (TTY)

U.S. Department of Justice
950 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW
Civil Rights Division
Disability Rights Section – NYA
Washington, D.C. 20530

202-307-1197 (fax)

ADA Home Page

www.ada.gov.



Equal Employment Opportunity Commission

EEOC Headquarters

U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission
131 M Street, NE
Washington, DC 20507

202-663-4900 (voice)
202-663-4494 (TTY)

Employment questions

800-669-4000 (voice)
800-669-6820 (TTY)

Employment publications

800-669-3362 (voice)
800-800-3302 (TTY)

Internet address

www.eeoc.gov

Find District Offices

http://www.eeoc.gov/field/index.cfm


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Department of Transportation, Federal Transit Administration

ADA Assistance Line

888-446-4511(voice)
TTY: use relay service

Federal Transit Administration
1200 New Jersey Avenue, SE
Washington, DC 20590

Internet address

www.fta.dot.gov/ada

E-mail address

FTA.ADAassistance@dot.gov

Find District Offices

http://www.fta.dot.gov/civilrights/12325.html



Federal Communications Commission

TRS publications and questions

888-225-5322 (voice)
888-835-5322 (TTY)
866-418-0232 (fax)

Federal Communications Commission
445 12th Street SW
Washington, DC 20554

Internet address

www.fcc.gov/cgb/dro



Department of Education

ADA & IT Technical Assistance Centers



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800-949-4232 (voice/TTY)

Internet address

www.adata.org

ADA National Network

Region 1
(Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island, Vermont)
New England ADA Center
Institute for Human Centered Design
200 Portland Street
Boston, MA 02114
617-695-0085 (voice/tty)
adainfo@newenglandada.org
www.newenglandada.org

Region 2
(New Jersey, New York, Puerto Rico, U.S. Virgin Islands)
Northeast ADA Center
203 Dolgen Hall
Ithaca, NY. 14853
607-255-6686 (voice/tty)
northeastada@cornell.edu
www.northeastada.org

Region 3
(Delaware, District of Columbia, Maryland, Pennsylvania, Virginia, West Virginia)
Mid-Atlantic ADA Center
401 North Washington Street, Suite 450
Rockville, MD 20805
301-217-0124 (voice/tty)
adainfo@transcen.org
www.adainfo.org

Region 4
(Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee)
Southeast ADA Center
1419 Mayson Street
Atlanta, GA 30324
404-541-9001 (voice/tty)
adasoutheast@law.syr.edu
www.adasoutheast.org

Region 5
(Illinois, Indiana, Michigan, Minnesota, Ohio, and Wisconsin)
Great Lakes ADA Center


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University of Illinois at Chicago
Institute on Disability & Human Development (MC 728)
1640 West Roosevelt Road, Room 405
Chicago, IL. 60608
312-413-1407 (voice/tty)
adata@adagreatlakes.org
www.adagreatlakes.org

Region 6
(Arkansas, Louisiana, New Mexico, Oklahoma, Texas)
Southwest ADA Center
at ILRU, a program of TIRR Memorial Hermann
Houston, Texas 77019
713.520.0232 (voice/tty)
swdbtac@ilru.org
www.swdbtac.org

Region 7
(Iowa, Kansas, Missouri, Nebraska)
Great Plains ADA Center
100 Corporate Lake Drive
Columbia, MO 65203
573-882-3600 (voice/tty)
adainfo@missouri.edu
www.adaproject.org

Region 8
(Colorado, Montana, North Dakota, South Dakota, Utah, Wyoming)
Rocky Mountain ADA Center
3630 Sinton Road, Suite 103
Colorado Springs, CO 80907
719/444-0268 (voice/tty)
adainfo@adainformation.org
www.adainformation.org

Region 9
(Arizona, California, Hawaii, Nevada, the Pacific Basin)
Pacific ADA Center
555 12th Street, Suite 1030
Oakland, CA 94607
510-285-5600 (voice/tty)
adatech@adapacific.org
www.adapacific.org

Region 10
(Alaska, Idaho, Oregon, Washington)
DBTAC Northwest ADA Information Center


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TACE Northwest
Center for Continuing Education in Rehabilitation
University of Washington
6912 220th St SW #105
Mountlake Terrace, WA. 98043
206-902-0953 (voice/tty)
http://www.nwadacenter.org
DBTAC Northwest
CCER

ADA Knowledge Translation Center
University of Washington
Seattle, WA 98382
adakt@u.washington.edu
adakt.washington.edu

Access Board (or Architectural and Transportation Barriers Compliance Board)

Publications and questions

800-872-2253 (voice)
800-993-2822 (TTY)

Internet address

www.access-board.gov

United States Access Board
1331 F Street NW, Suite 1000
Washington, DC 20004-1111

ta@access-board.gov



Job Accommodation Network (JAN)

800-526-7234 (voice)
877-781-9403 (TTY)

Internet address

www.askjan.org/



Project ACTION



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Transportation information and publications

800-659-6428 (voice)
TTY: use relay service

Easter Seals Project Action
1425 K Street, NW, Suite 200
Washington, DC 20005

Internet address

http://www.projectaction.org/



Internal Revenue Service

Tax forms and publications

800-829-3676 (voice)
800-829-4059 (TTY)

Internet address

www.irs.gov



OTHER LAWS OF INTEREST

Fair Housing Act, for questions or publications, call Department of Housing and Urban
Development:

Fair Housing general questions

800-669-9777 (voice)
800-927-9275 (TTY)

Internet address

www.hud.gov/offices/fheo

Fair Housing accessibility questions

888-341-7781 (voice/TTY)

Internet address

www.fairhousingfirst.org


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Air Carrier Access Act

Aviation Consumer Protection Division

800-778-4838 (voice)
800-455-9880 (TTY)

Internet address

http://airconsumer.ost.dot.gov

Accessibility laws applying to Congress,

Congressional accessibility

202-724-9250 (voice)
202-426-1912 (TTY)

Internet address

www.compliance.gov

(Created from information provided by the ADA at www.ada.gov)




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Description: This document provides a list of government resources that are available to get further information related to the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA). The ADA is a law that was enacted to prohibit discrimination based on disability. This document contains contact information for both federal and regional agencies related to the ADA. It is useful to business owners and executives who need to find resources to assist them in understanding and complying with the ADA laws.