RESOURCES

Individuals with Developmental Disabilities

The Americans with Disabilities Act
www.ada.gov
Online Resource for Americans with Disabilities
www.disabilityinfo.gov
New York State Office for People with Developmental Disabilities
http://www.opwdd.ny.gov/
New York State Commission on Quality of Care and Advocacy for Persons with Disabilities
http://cqc.ny.gov/
New York State Developmental Disabilities Planning Council
http://ddpc.ny.gov/
New York City’s Mayor’s Office for People with Disabilities
http://www.nyc.gov/html/mopd/html/home/home.shtml
New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene
www.nyc.gov/html/doh/html/home/home.shtml
Public Advocate for the City of New York
http://pubadvocate.nyc.gov
New York Able Newspaper
www.ablenews.com
Exceptional Parent Magazine
www.eparent.com
Ability Magazine
www.abilitymagazine.com
New Mobility Magazine
www.newmobility.com

Children and Families

New York State Council on Children and Families
www.ccf.state.ny.us
New York State Office of Children and Family Services
www.ocfs.state.ny.us
New York State Department of Health
www.nyhealth.gov
New York State Department of Prevention of Domestic Violence
http://www.opdv.ny.gov/
New York City Administration for Children Services
www.nyc.gov/html/acs/html/home/home.shtml
New York City’s Mayor’s Office to Combat Domestic Violence
www.nyc.gov/html/ocdv/html/home/home.shtml
NYC Department of Youth and Community Development
http://www.nyc.gov/html/dycd/html/home/home.shtml

Government

U.S. Senate
www.senate.gov
US House of Representatives
www.house.gov
New York State Senate
www.senate.state.ny.us
New York State Assembly
www.assembly.state.ny.us
New York City Mayor
www.nyc.gov
New York City Council
council.nyc.gov
Brooklyn Borough President
www.brooklyn-usa.org
Queens Borough President
www.queensbp.org
Staten Island Borough President
www.statenislandusa.com