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Title:
The complete directory for people with disabilities : a comprehensive source book for individuals and professionals, 2001.
Author:
Grey House Publishing, Inc.
Edition:
Ninth, 2001 edition.
Publication Information:
Millerton, N.Y. : Grey House Pub., [2000]

©2000
Physical Description:
x, 974 pages ; 28 cm
General Note:
Includes indexes.
Language:
English
Added Corporate Author:
ISBN:
9781891482380

9781891482397
Format :
Book

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Summary

This new edition of a one-stop resource for individuals, professionals and organizations provides immediate access to the latest products and services for people with disabilities. It contains 8,500 entries that include detailed contact information (address, phone and fax numbers, and email and web site addresses) as well as a brief description of the products or services offered. It also contains up-to-date information about periodicals and books, assistive devices, independent living centers, employment and education programs, rehabilitation facilities, state and federal agencies, associations and support groups, camps and travel groups, clothing, conferences and shows, legal information sources and referral agencies. New to this edition are alternative health listings and a web site chapter and index. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)


Table of Contents

1. Arts and Entertainment
Generalp. 1
2. Assistive Devices
Automobilep. 4
Bathp. 9
Bedp. 12
Communicationp. 13
Chairsp. 21
Cushions and Wedgesp. 23
Dressing Aidsp. 27
Health Aidsp. 28
Hearing Aidsp. 30
Kitchen and Eating Aidsp. 31
Lifts, Ramps and Elevatorsp. 35
Major Catalogsp. 43
Miscellaneousp. 49
Office Devices and Workstationsp. 55
Scootersp. 55
Stationeryp. 60
Visual Aidsp. 62
Walking Aids: Canes, Crutches and Walkersp. 64
Wheelchairs
Accessoriesp. 67
Generalp. 68
Pediatricp. 72
Poweredp. 73
Racingp. 75
3. Associations and Organizations
Agingp. 76
Business Supportp. 76
Construction
Education
Generalp. 77
Hearing Impairedp. 95
Law
Professionalp. 105
Specific Disabilitiesp. 110
Sports
Travel and Transportation
Visually Impairedp. 124
4. Camps
Listings by Statep. 134
5. Clothing
Dresses and Skirtsp. 155
Footwearp. 155
Jacketsp. 156
Miscellaneous and Catalogsp. 157
Robes and Sleepwearp. 161
Shirts and Topsp. 161
Slacks and Pantsp. 162
Undergarmentsp. 163
6. Computers
Assistive Devicesp. 165
Braille Productsp. 170
Information Centers and Databasesp. 171
Keyboards, Mouses and Joysticksp. 178
Scannersp. 178
Screen Enhancementp. 179
Speech Synthesizersp. 180
Software: Mathp. 182
Software: Miscellaneousp. 185
Software: Professionalp. 193
Software: Reading and Language Artsp. 195
Software: Vocationalp. 203
Word Processorsp. 204
7. Conferences and Shows
Generalp. 207
8. Construction and Architecture
Organizationsp. 212
Publications and Videosp. 213
9. Consultants
Generalp. 217
10. Education
Classroom Aidsp. 219
Associations and Organizationsp. 234
Directoriesp. 238
Educational Publishersp. 240
Government Agenciesp. 241
Journalsp. 245
Newslettersp. 249
Professional Textsp. 254
Testing Resourcesp. 294
11. Exchange Programs
Generalp. 304
12. Foundations
Listings by Statep. 308
Funding Directoriesp. 335
13. Government Agencies
Federalp. 343
Listings by Statep. 346
14. Independent Living Centers
Listings by Statep. 391
15. Law
Associations and Referral Agenciesp. 424
Information Servicesp. 425
16. Libraries and Research Centers
Listings by Statep. 434
17. Media, Print
AIDSp. 471
Children and Young Adultsp. 472
Communityp. 484
Construction
Education
Elderlyp. 486
Employmentp. 494
Generalp. 498
Hearing Impairedp. 535
Law
Musicp. 551
Parenting: Generalp. 552
Parenting: Specific Disabilitiesp. 565
Parenting: Schoolp. 570
Parenting: Spiritualp. 575
Professionalp. 577
Specific Disabilitiesp. 585
Sports
Travel and Transportation
Visually Impairedp. 607
Pamphletsp. 624
18. Media, Electronic
Audio Visualp. 638
Web Sitesp. 665
19. Rehabilitation Facilities, Acute
Listings by Statep. 670
20. Rehabilitation Facilities, Post-Acute
Listings by Statep. 693
21. Sports
Associationsp. 764
Booksp. 766
Exercise Devicesp. 768
Periodicalsp. 769
Skiingp. 770
Tennisp. 771
Products and Programsp. 771
22. Support Groups and Hotlines
Generalp. 773
23. Toys and Games
Generalp. 781
24. Travel and Transportation
Newsletters and Booksp. 785
Organizationsp. 786
Toursp. 788
Vehicle Rentalsp. 791
25. Veterans
National Administrationsp. 792
Listings by Statep. 793
26. Vocational and Employment Programs
Listings by Statep. 811
Publicationsp. 838
Disability Indexp. 842
Entry and Company Indexp. 874
Geographic Indexp. 937
Web Sites Indexp. 963

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