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Center for Capacity Building on Minorities with Disabilities Research




Office of Special Education Programs (OSEP)

Paralyzed Veterans of America

The National Spinal Cord Injury Statistical Center at the University of Alabama, Birmingham

The National Spinal Cord Injury Association is the oldest and largest civilian organization which is dedicated to help Americans who are coping with the results of spinal cord injury and disease.

The Social Security Administration online provides information on both SSI and SSDI benefits.

The Illinois Spinal Cord Injury Association is a non- profit organization providing information and resources for people paralyzed by spinal cord injuries.

The Illinois Office of Rehabilitation Services (ORS) is the state's main agency for providing services to persons with disabilities.

The Mayor's Office for People with Disabilities lists programs and services in the city of Chicago.

Access Living of Metropolitan Chicago is a center for service, advocacy, and social change for people with disabilities.

Read recent project contributions to the Alert, the newsletter of the Institute for Disability and Human Development at the University of Illinois, Chicago