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Click below for downloadable PDFs for "Exercise Ability - The Ultimate Guide to Sports and Recreation for People with Disabilites"

Produced by the NYC Sports Commission -

Links we recently published our 2016 College Resources for Students with Disabilities
Maryville University Online -  

The Simple Dollar recently published a guide on how to plan and provide for a child with special needs. Financial planning and preparation is essential for ensuring every child gets the help they need, now and for the future. They created a resource that covers the important preparations recommended for every milestone in your child’s life. There is also a printable milestone checklist. -

Accessible Travel: Resources for the Disabled Explorer -

Scholarships and Financial Aid for Students with Disabilities:
In 2011, 11% of all students enrolled in higher education reported having a disability, and this growing number indicates that more students with disabilities are enrolling than ever before.  While this is cause for celebration, these students face additional financial challenges in achieving their educational goals. To address these needs, we have created a guide to financial aid for students with disabilities at
Our guide includes valuable resources for students with disabilities, such as: A curated list of more than 85 disability-specific scholarships - Strategies for utilizing state and local financial aid resources - An overview of loan forgiveness and reduction options -

Another guide to paying for college for students with disabilities. This guide is the only one out there optimized to work with assistive technology for students with disabilities. It also includes a list of disability specific scholarships and rights for students with disabilities who are attending college:

 Are you a disabled American, if so, are you aware of the full range of financial support that is available to you?  This guide may assist you in filling in a number of gaps to your income.-

Information on Spinal Injuries -

Another Guide that provides information on specific rights and services offered to help families of children with learning disabilities such as:
  • Individuals with Disabilities Education Act
  • Individualized Education Program
  • 504 Plans
Benefits Guide for Disabled Americans -
Last Updated on Tuesday, 11 December 2018 22:29