Below is a partial list of agencies that serve people with disabilities. These agencies may provide a variety of services, such as useful information, advocacy, funding, career assistance, and academic assistance. For more information on how agencies can assist students with disabilities, contact the Disability Services Coordinator on your campus.

Job Accommodations Network

Info on job accommodations, ADA, and employability

MN State Council on Disability

Info on quality of life and empowerment for individuals with disabilities

Center for Applied Special Technology

Info on universal design for learning

College Link

Info on all aspects of applying to colleges

ADA Minnesota

Technical assistance on ADA compliance, training for businesses and individuals

Association on Higher Education and Disability

Organization of professionals committed to full participation in higher education for individuals with disabilities

Minnesota Department of Human Rights

All human rights issues in Minnesota

Closing the Gap

Computer technology in special education and rehabilitation

Minnesota Life College

2-4 year postsecondary life skills training for young adults with learning disabilities

Metro Mobility

Door-through-door public transportation for people with disabilities in Twin Cities area

Social Security Online

All social security issues

Read Please

Free downloadable text to speech software


Info, resources and research about work and disability

Recording for the Blind and Dyslexic

Source for taped textbooks

The Postsecondary Education Programs Network

Regional centers for issues regarding education and Individuals who are Deaf or hard of hearing

Minnesota Workforce Centers/Rehabilitation Services

Info on rehabilitation services for Minnesotans with disabilities


Career research and job hunting for people with disabilties

Careers.Org Home Page

Career research and job hunting, includes disability issues


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