Select language
 

Accessibility

Disability Resources

Resource Author/Owner/Service Provider

NYS Justice Center for the Protection of People with Special Needs

Description

Information about disability-related programs, services, laws, and regulations. The Justice Center provides links to resources from local, state, federal, and national agencies, as well as nonprofit organizations. We seek to provide a wide range of information that may be helpful to people with disabilities, their families, caregivers, and advocates.

NEED FURTHER ASSISTANCE?

If you cannot find the information you need, call a Disability Navigator toll-free at 1-800-624-4143 or email infoassistance@justicecenter.ny.gov.  

Websites


Categories

AccessibilityAlternative Employment OptionsAlternative Schools/Trade Schools/BOCESAssistive TechnologyDisability RightsEarly ChildhoodEmploymentEmployment SupportsHousing SupportsIndependent LivingLong-Term Care (LTC)Medical/Physical HealthResidential Care/PlacementsSpecial Education ClassificationsSpecial Education/IEP/504 a or bTransitions to AdulthoodTransportation

Related Terms

informationreferral
Return to
your search results
Return to
all resources

Hotlines

In an Emergency, Call 911

Looking for help in
non-emergency situations?

Call 211 or
Call 311 in New York City

NY Connects
1-800-342-9871

Suicide Crisis Hotline
1-800-273-TALK (8255) Toll Free
1-800-799-4889 TTY

Child Abuse & Maltreatment Hotline
1-800-342-3720, Toll Free
1-800-638-5163, TTD/TTY
1-800-342-3720, NY Relay

Vulnerable Persons Central Register (VPCR) Hotline
800-624-4143 Toll Free

A-Z of Disabilities and Accommodations
(800) 526-7234 Toll Free
(877) 781-9403 TTY

ADA.Gov
800-514-0301 Toll Free
800-514-0383 TTY

Medicaid Health Homes
518-473-5569

NY Connects
1-800-342-9871 Toll Free

Searchable Online Accommodation Resource (SOAR)
(800) 526-7234 Toll Free
(877) 781-9403 TTY

Developed by the Council on Children and Families and Funded by the Developmental Disabilities Planning Council