If you have a disability, learn how government programs and services can help you with daily life.
Federal and state programs can help you find government-owned housing or help pay for private rentals. Learn about public housing, rental assistance, subsidized housing, Housing Choice Vouchers (Section 8), and Non-Elderly Disabled voucher programs.
Find out about your housing rights if you have a disability.
Locate job rehabilitation services near you through a list of state Vocational Rehabilitation Agencies by typing in the word, vocational, into the search box from the Job Accommodation Network (JAN).
Government programs can help you train for and find a job. Learn about special programs for young and veteran workers with disabilities.
Learn how you can work and get accommodations in the federal government through its traditional and its Schedule A hiring processes.
Whether you’re traveling locally, across the country, or around the world, learn about your accessibility rights and security screening procedures.
As a driver or passenger with a disability, learn how government programs can help you get and train to use an adaptive vehicle.
Find healthcare resources for people with disabilities from the Department of Health and Human Services.
See options for government health insurance programs for people with disabilities.
Get information about healthcare for children and adults with disabilities from Healthcare.gov.
Learn how special programs and accommodations can help students of any age who have disabilities.
See a list from the Department of Education of resources for parents of children with special needs.
Learn about total and permanent disability discharge that may eliminate your obligation to pay some student loans.
Get information about your rights under the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA).
Read a guide to federal disability rights and policies from the National Council on Disability.
Find and apply for tribal cash assistance and social services programs.
Get information about special education services for Native American children with disabilities.
Connect with your tribe to find more disability resources.
See a guide to government and nonprofit programs for veterans with disabilities and their families around the country.
Find a list of job and training resources for veterans with disabilities from CareerOneStop.
See a video and read about decision-ready claims and compensation programs from the Department of Veterans Affairs. This program is for veterans with disabilities that came from injuries or diseases developed during active military service.
Get a list of resources to help adults and teens with disabilities find education, job training, recreation, assistive technology, independent living and more from The Center for Parent Information and Resources.
Learn the difference between service and emotional support animals and your rights with them.
Find out how certain government programs and insurance plans may allow for a family member to be paid for caring for a relative with a disability.
In addition to these government programs and services, many local and national non-profit organizations that you can find online or through social workers or medical professionals can also help.