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Accessibility


If you have questions or need additional information please contact Kristin Han Burgoyne, Accessibility Specialist at kburgoyne@mt.gov or (406) 444-6449.

 


 

Access Earth

Helps you to find accessible locations around the world.

 

Accessibility: A Cultural Administrator's Handbook

Provides guidance to cultural administrators on how to achieve accessible and inclusive programming for everyone including individuals with disabilities and older adults.

 

Accessibility of State and Local Government Websites to People with Disabilities

 

Accessible-ize Your Website

 

Adaptations for Using the Arts in Elementary Classrooms

A good tool for classroom teachers.

 

ADA Requirements

The Department of Justice published revised final regulations implementing the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) for title II (State and local government services) and title III (public accommodations and commercial facilities) on September 15, 2010, in the Federal Register. These requirements, or rules, clarify and refine issues that have arisen over the past 20 years and contain new, and updated, requirements, including the 2010 Standards for Accessible Design (2010 Standards).

 

Adobe Acrobat

Provides solutions for accessibility information.

 

Americans with Disability Act

Gives technical assistance from the U.S. Department of Justice.

 

Designing Accessible Websites

A webinar presented by Joe Dolson, accessibility consultant and web developer, on tips and tools for websites aiming to provide an equal experience for their visitors with disabilities.

 

Tips on Interacting with People with Disabilities

A brochure and other publications are available for download at the United Spinal Association’s website.

 

Disability.gov

Federal government grants are a form of financial assistance from a federal agency that is awarded to an organization, a state or local government agency or an individual for a particular purpose (e.g., to help low-income students pay for college or a technical school).

 

EEOC Disability Employment Fact Sheet

Educates job applicants on how Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) protects their rights throughout the hiring process.

 

Equal Employment Opportunity Commission

A practical, reader-friendly handbook, “The American with Disabilities Act: A Primer for Small Business.”

 

Your Organization's Accessibility

A brief accessibility checklist from the National Endowment for the Arts.

 

Graphic Arts Guild

Symbols may be used to promote and publicize accessibility of places, programs and other activities for people with various disabilities.

 

The Kennedy Center

Very Special Arts, the international organization on arts and disability, was founded more than 35 years ago by Ambassador Jean Kennedy Smith to provide arts and education opportunities for people with disabilities and increase access to the arts for all.

 

National Arts and Disability Center (NADC)

Information aimed at artists with disabilities, arts organizations, museums, arts administrators, disability organizations and agencies, performing arts organizations, arts centers, universities, arts educations and students.

 

National Center for the Dissemination of Disability Research

Southwest Educational Development Laboratory (SEDL) operates the National Center for the Dissemination of Disability Research (NCDDR) through funding from the National Institute on Disability and Rehabilitation Research (NIDRR). 

 

NEA Office for Accessibility

Is the advocacy-technical assistance arm of the Arts Endowment to make the arts accessible for people with disabilities, older adults, veterans and people living in institutions.

 

Rocky Mountain ADA Center

Provides information, guidance and training on the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA).

 

Tips for Designing Accessible Websites Including Self-Assessment SNAP Tool

Job Accommodation Network's Technical Series is designed to help those engaged in information and communication technologies (ICT). Individuals may be representatives of employers, designers, or those responsible for providing information technology infrastructures for various organizations and industries.

 

VSA Arts Resources

Offers a large selection of publications, guides, and other resources dealing with a wide variety of subject matter in arts, education and disabilities.

 

Web Accessibility Initiative

Pursues accessibility of the Web through five primary areas of work: technology, guidelines, tools, education and outreach, and research and development.

 

 

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