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IHCD has been awarded another 5 year grant cycle

for the New England ADA Center!

Learn about our vision

ADA National Network
Survey on Transportation Access and Experiences

Help us improve understanding of accessibility of public transportation

Take the survey

ADA Architectural Accessibility Laws Course
New Architectural Accessibility Laws Web Course!

Free and available 24/7

Learn more about the web course

ADA National Network
The Americans with Disabilities Act National Network

The New England ADA Center is a proud member of the ADA National Network

See new ADA fact sheets on our website

Stacy Hart
ADA Training for State and Local Government

October 19th Medford City Hall

For More Information and to Register

We provide information, guidance and training on the Americans with Disabilities Act to individuals, businesses, and government at the local, state and regional levels.

Jill S. Johanning
Can I provide a garbage disposal at an accessible sink in an office?
Mike Charron
I have Rheumatoid Arthritis, and it is hard to open doors to many businesses. Are automatic openers required?
Erika
My dog helps me calm down when my PTSD is triggered. Is this a ‘task’ under the ADA?
Jill S. Johanning
Does adding a crosswalk constitute an alteration and require curb ramps with detectable warnings?
Employer
If a colleague complains of an allergy to a perfume or scent that another colleague is wearing, what steps can be taken? Is there a best practice that can be utilized?

We provide information, guidance and training on the Americans with Disabilities Act to individuals, businesses, and government at the local, state and regional levels.

Jill S. Johanning
A college has individual apartment buildings converted from historic homes. How do I understand the requirements for a number of accessible units in an individual house vs. number of accessible units for this type of housing?
Jillian Shedd
Does a private lot/landlord have the right to tow a car that does not have the correct criteria of an accessible parking placard or plate?
Ash
Why aren’t all businesses accessible to me yet? I’m 15 and use a wheelchair, but the ADA is 23!
Jill S. Johanning
Does adding a crosswalk constitute an alteration and require curb ramps with detectable warnings?
Employer shakings hands
How do we accommodate colleagues who complain of allergies to service dogs?

We provide information, guidance and training on the Americans with Disabilities Act to individuals, businesses, and government at the local, state and regional levels.

Jill S. Johanning
A college has individual apartment buildings converted from historic homes. How do I understand the requirements for a number of accessible units in an individual house vs. number of accessible units for this type of housing?
Hannah Goodwin
What are good guidelines for having brochures, flyers, or program notes in largeprint or Braille for one time programs in a museum?
Ben Leavitt
How do ADA laws differ from state to state in New England regarding architectural accessibility?
Deborah Garneau
Patients want to bring their therapy cats into the hospital, is this allowed under the ADA?
Employer at desk talking with employee
What best practices can you provide in terms of emergency evacuation plans for colleagues with physical disabilities, particularly when elevator use is restricted?
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