Disability Resources

Transition to College

DO-IT: Ideas about academics, careers, and technology
www.washington.edu/doit/

HEATH Resource Center: Online clearinghouse for post-secondary education
www.heath.gwu.edu

College in Colorado:
One-stop, free resource for families to plan, apply, and pay for college
www.CollegeInColorado.org

Division of Vocational Rehabilitation Services:
Employment and training services
www.cdhs.state.co.us/dvr/

Going-to-College: Resource for teens interested in going to college
www.going-to-college.org

Office of Civil Rights (OCR): Pamphlets about the rights and responsibilities of high school students transitioning to higher education
www.ed.gov/about/offices/list/ocr/transition.html

www.ed.gov/about/offices/list/ocr/docs/auxaids.html

Specific Disabilities

National Federation of the Blind
www.nfbco.org


Colorado Center for the Blind
www.coloradocenterfortheblind.org

American Federation of the Blind
www.afb.org

Brain Injury Alliance of Colorado
www.biac.org

United Cerebral Palsy

www.ucp.org

Epilepsy Foundation
www.epilepsyfoundation.org

Learning Disability Association of Colorado
www.ldanatl.org

Autism Society of Colorado
www.autismcolorado.org

Attention Deficit Disorder Association
www.add.org

Deaf / Hard of Hearing Students
www.pepnet.org

Assistive Technology Partners
www.ucdenver.edu/academics/colleges/medicalschool/Programs/atp

Division of Vocational Rehabilitation
www.dvrcolorado.com

Scholarships for students with disabilities

Heath Resource Center
http://heath.gwu.edu/financial-aid-scholarships-and-internships

Honor Society
www.deltaalphapihonorsociety.org/

Career Advising and Employment Websites

Job Accommodation Network (JAN)
www.askJAN.org

www.opm.gov/policy-data-oversight/disability-employment

www.abilityjobs.com

www.disability.gov/resource/disability-govs-guide-employment/

This site provides information for individuals with disabilities seeking employment

www.dol.gov/odep

Wounded Warriors

Pamphlet by the Veterans Administration for veterans transitioning to higher education
www1.va.gov/opa/vadocs/current_benefits.asp

Helpful Links