The Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) Information Network provides periodic information through emails, mailings, and through the KCDC Web site. This information is targeted to ADA/EEO Coordinators of government organizations and private employers. You can sign up for the list serve
to receive these messages.
The US Department of Justice Disability Right Section maintains the ADA.gov
website which has the statute, regulations, technical assistance guides, and other resources to make it easier for you to learn about the ADA. If you have specific questions, calling them at 1-800-514-0301 would be the most expedient way of finding information. They have an electronic complaint form
Pregnancy - While the ADA covers impairments related to pregnancy, pregnancy itself is not a disability. There Pregnancy Discrimination Act of 1978
prohibits sex discrimination on the basis of pregnancy.
Title I Employment
The Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) is the enforcement authority over employment. Many publications to help employers are found on their website.
Title II State and Local Government
Title III Private Businesses Open to the Public
The US Dept. of Justice has many technical assistance materials available for businesses. Scroll down to the Title III publications.
Resources about Specific Disabilities
Both the JAN website and the US Dept. of Justice website have information about specific types of disabilities that may prove helpful. If you have specific questions, calling them at 1-800-514-0301 would be the most expedient way of finding information.