Community Resources

San Francisco Mayor's Office on Disability
MOD is responsible for overseeing the implementation and local enforcement of the City and County of San Francisco's obligations under the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) as well as other federal, state and local access codes and disability rights laws.

Independent Living Resource Center San Francisco
Independent Living Resource Center San Francisco (ILRCSF) is a disability rights advocacy and support organization. "Our mission is to ensure that people with disabilities are full social and economic partners, within their families and within a fully accessible community."

National Resources

The National Resource Directory
Created for Wounded Warriors, Veterans and their families and caregivers, the new National Resource Directory has proved to be a useful tool for service providers who support the military and Veterans communities. The National Resource Directory provides access to over 10,000 services and resources at the national, state and local levels to support recovery, rehabilitation and community reintegration.

The National Center for College Students with Disabilities
The National Center for College Students with Disabilities (NCCSD) is a federally-funded project under the U.S. Department of Education which provides technical information about disability and higher education, conducts research and reports to the U.S. Department of Education.

Disability Resource Websites
This is a list maintained by Dr. Jack Wilde, a faculty member of the DSPS. There are both national and local organizations and websites listed.

Articles by DSPS Faculty

Three Major Education Laws and How They Relate to Disabilities
by Dr. John Wilde

Suggestions for Teaching Students with Disabilities
by Dr. John Wilde

Other Disability Web Sites and Blogs

From time to time we are asked to post links to other disability-related sites. We post these as a courtesy to other web developers and organizations, however we do not necessarily endorse the content of these sites.