- Vocational and Educational Services for Individuals with Disabilities (VESID): Acces-VR provides vocational counseling and rehabilitation services that result in successful employment outcomes for individuals with disabilities and their employers. Brooklyn Location, Manhattan and Staten Island Locations, Bronx Location, Queens Location
- Mayor’s Office for People With Disabilities: Works with other city agencies to assure that the concerns of the disabled community are addressed. We have developed a number of informative brochures and directories that detail programs, services, activities, and other resources that are accessible to people with disabilities. 100 Gold Street, 2nd Floor, New York, NY 10038 Tel: 311 or (212)-NEW-YORK (Out-of-City) Tel: (212) 504-4115 (Hearing Impaired)
- Mayor’s Office for People With Disabilities-Federal, State & Local Laws: Provides you with general information on the laws that serve to protect the civil rights of people with disabilities in New York City
- Mayor’s Office for People With Learning Disabilities: Resources for evaluation and other appropriate services for Learning Disabilities, which are manifested with problems in listening, understanding, speaking, reading, writing, reasoning, or mathematical ability.
- National Center for Learning Disabilities: is committed to ensuring that all students with learning disabilities graduate from high school with a standard diploma—prepared for college and the workplace. 381 Park Avenue South, Suite 1401, New York, NY 10016 Tel: (212) 545-7510
- U.S. Department of Health and Human Services-Office Of Disability-Topics: Oversees the implementation and coordination of programs and policies that enhance the health and well-being of people with disabilities across all ages, races, and ethnicities. Among the information covered are advocacy, community integration, health and human services, housing, education, employment for people with disabilities. If you have a general question regarding disability, please feel free to contact us, however we will only respond to inquiries that are submitted to the Office in writing (by post or email). E-mail: ODinfo@hhs.gov U.S. Department of Health and Human Services 200 Independence Avenue, S.W. Room 637D, Washington D.C. 20201
- NYS Office of Temporary and Disability Assistance- Fair Hearings: A fair hearing is a chance for you to tell an Administrative Law Judge from the New York State Office of Temporary and Disability Assistance, Office of Administrative Hearings, why you think a decision about your case made by a local social services agency is wrong. Information on how request or cancel a fair hearing, request an adjournment or reopening. Office of Administrative Hearings PO Box 1930, Albany, NY 12201 Tel: (518) 474-8781