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New web course on the Fair Housing Act, ADA and Section 504

No cost, 2 hours, self-paced, available 24/7, certificate of course completion

 

Learn.newenglandada.org

President George H.W. Bush signing the ADA on July 26, 1990
Addiction, Recovery and the ADA

People with alcohol addiction and people with opioid and substance use disorders in recovery have protections under the ADA.

Learn about your rights!

ADA Checklist for Existing Facilities
ADA Checklist
 
Whether swimming, fishing or golfing, ensure that your facility is accessible to all
 
ADA Title II Action Guide for State and Local Governments. ADAActionGuide.org
Now Online!

Ready to take Action?

Still from the new Public Service Announcements. Three seniors riding a merry go round.
Aging, Disability and the ADA
 
The ADA protects people who are aging, too!
 

Submit an ADA Question

All questions are confidential

Call:1-800-949-4232 (voice/TTY)

Or, fill out the form and a staff member will contact you.

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An architect is installing a Transfer Type accessible shower. Is there a maximum height specified for the vertical bar that attaches to the spray nozzle?
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I’m visually impaired and have difficulty reading my bank statement. Can I ask the bank to send me bills in large print?
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I have cancer. Is this a disability under the ADA?
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As Town Clerk, I just heard that I need to post a public notice about ADA requirements. Is this true?
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I was fired from my job because I tested positive for marijuana. I have a prescription for marijuana to help manage pain related to my MS. Can my employer fire me?

Submit an ADA Question

All questions are confidential

Call:1-800-949-4232 (voice/TTY)

Or, fill out the form and a staff member will contact you.

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Does the staff toilet room in a workplace have to be accessible?
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In restaurants, cafeterias, and bars how much needs to be devoted to accessible seating?
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Is obesity a disability?
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Are municipal websites required to be accessible?
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Can the company holiday party be held in an inaccessible location?

Submit an ADA Question

All questions are confidential

Call:1-800-949-4232 (voice/TTY)

Or, fill out the form and a staff member will contact you.

staff only sign
Does the staff toilet room in a workplace have to be accessible?
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A patient who is deaf requested a sign language interpreter. The cost of the interpreter is more than the reimbursement from health insurance. Do we have to provide interpreters?
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I have cancer. Is this a disability under the ADA?
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Most of the towns playgrounds were built before the ADA was amended and are not accessible. Aren’t existing playgrounds grandfathered?
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Are people who consider themselves transgender covered by the ADA?



























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