Community Resources

Community and State Resources

Community resources

Eugene Public Library

Accessible technology equipment is available in the downtown library.

Lane County Mental Health 

Lane Independent Living Alliance

LILA addresses accessibility, housing, employment, civil and voting rights, recreational, and other issues faced by community residents with disabilities.

Lane Transit District 

The LTD EZ Access Program assists people with disabilities with transportation. All LTD buses are equipped with lifts and 90 percent of buses will lower, making that first step into the bus easier.

Mobility International USA 

International exchange and International development for people with disabilities. Headquartered in Eugene.

Next Step Recycling 

Recycles and sells used computers.

Senior and Disabled Services

They provide services, information and advocacy for seniors and persons with disabilities.

Adaptive Recreation Classes 

A variety of Adaptive Recreation classes are offered each season. See programs and classes.

Cerebral Palsy Guide

Cerebral Palsy guide provides free educational materials, financial options and support to help those across the country affected by this disorder.

Cerebral Palsy Guidance

From information on cerebral palsy symptoms to financial assistance to daily living articles, CerebralPalsyGuidance.com covers all aspects of cerebral palsy

The Learning Center

The Learning Center offers services to students attending the University of Oregon and Lane Community College. The Center specializes in students needing one-on-one college level instruction, LD/ADD/ADHD and other non-traditional learners, incoming freshmen and transfer Students, third culture students, and students seeking to develop/improve executive function skills.

State resources  

Access Technologies, Inc. — Specialists in Ergonomics, and accessible technology solutions.

Community Rehabilitation Services of Oregon—provide medical and Vocational Rehabilitation Services for individuals with Brain Injuries.

Hearing Loss Association of Oregon

NAMI OR

National Alliance on Mental Illness, Oregon chapter.

Northwest Autism Foundation

ORAHEAD

Oregon Association of Higher Education and Disability is a consortium of colleges and universities from around the state.

Oregon Association of the Deaf

Oregon Commission for the Blind

Works with individuals with vision loss.

OSU Extension

Talking Book and Braille Service (TBABS)

Oregon State Library program to enhance the quality of life for print-disabled Oregonians through reading.

Vocational Rehabilitation Services 

Oregon's Vocational Rehabilitation Division (VRD) provides rehabilitation services to persons with disabilities and makes eligibility decisions for disability benefits.

Government and legal resource

ADA Home Page, U.S. Department of Justice

Information and technical assistance on the Americans with Disabilities Act. 

Disability.gov

The U.S. federal government's website for information on disability programs and services nationwide. 

ADA National Network

Information, guidance, and training on the Americans with Disabilites Act. 

Job Accommodation Network

Help with workplace accommodations and/or the Americans with Disabilities Act and related legislation. 

Office for Civil Rights

The U.S. Department of Education Office of Civil Rights helps ensure equal access to education and promotes educational excellence through vigorous enforcement of civil rights in U.S. schools. 

Oregon Disabilities Commission

Services for seniors and persons with disabilities in the state of Oregon. 

Other resources

Irlen Institute

Information about Irlen syndrome, which can cause processing issues similar to ADHD/learning disabilities. Irlen color overlay apps are available for Chromebooks, iPhones/iPads, and Android devices.

Job Accommodation Network

Information on job accommodations for employees and workers with disabilities; a service of the Department of Labor.

LearningAlly (Formerly RFB&D)

Accessible audiobook library for students with disabilities.

NeedyMeds.com 

Finding help with the cost of medications.

Survivor's Manual for Hard of Hearing People 

Put out by the Hearing Loss Association of Oregon.

Online resources

Flexible Learning for Open Education

Chart Authoring Tool 

Navigating an Online Education for Students with Disabilities

Veditz: an ASL resource for hearing impaired students

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