A national nonprofit, 501(c)(3), organization established in 1967 by disabled Vietnam veterans to serve the war injured. DS/USA offers nationwide sports rehabilitation programs to anyone with a permanent physical disability. Activities include winter skiing, water sports, summer and winter competitions, fitness and special sports events.
U.S. Paralympics is partnering with community organizations from across the country to create a network of Paralympic Sport Clubs. Paralympic Sport Clubs are community-based programs developed to involve youth and adults with physical and visual disabilities in sports and physical activity, regardless of skill level. All programs and activities are based in the community and are run by the local organization.
A program of Disabled Sports USA, Warfighter Sports offers sports rehabilitation programs in military hospitals and communities across the U.S. through a nationwide network of over 100 community-based chapters.
The Wounded Warrior Project was founded on the principle that veterans are our nation's greatest citizens. The Project seeks to assist those men and women of our armed forces who suffer any form of service related injury.
Members of the U.S. Armed Services have not only dedicated their lives to their country, but they are also unfortunately the most common victims of mesothelioma due to their increased risk of exposure to asbestos. If you are a veteran that has recently been diagnosed with mesothelioma, or are a loved one of someone that has, MesotheliomaSymptoms.com can provide you with all of the necessary information including new treatments, clinical trials, and diagnostic essentials.
Resources are listed by category alphabetically. One of the best directories for finding anything "adaptive" in the northeast and beyond.
The primary focus of Disabled World is to provide information and news to the Public, Disability Community and Organizations, as well as Disabled Rights Campaigners, via our News Service, Articles, Press Releases, and Videos.
Link Directory "Disability Links for People of all Abilities"
Website page specifically geared to people with disabilities, provides relevant and essential education and resources needed to navigate the myriad of red tape and sometimes rigid processes regularly associated with real estate purchases.
Integrated school program for independence, relationships and entrepreneurship.
Koolway Sports designs outerwear for people in motion- enabling them to achieve their maximum level of independence in all aspects of life. www.koolwaysports.com
The current line of custom designed coats and outerwear for individuals confined to wheelchairs now includes unique custom clothing and products for able body clients.
Including a list of adaptive programs in the US and beyond
The Official website of the US Disabled Ski Team
An online portal that provides web directories, forums, chat rooms, shopping and classifieds for people with disabilities.
TURTLE BOOKS fill the missing gap in children's literature. Easy-to-read books that honestly talk about what it's like to be a child with a disability. Warm, colorful illustrations and simple, beautiful stories offer insights in dealing with children who have physical and mental disabilities.