ADA Website and ADA Business Connection
You may also review or download information on the Department's ADA Internet site at any time. The site provides access to the ADA Business Connection and the ADA design standards, ADA regulations, ADA Policy Letters, technical assistance materials, and general ADA information. It also provides links to other Federal agencies, and updates on new ADA requirements and enforcement efforts.
ADA Information Sources
Department of Justice
ADA Information Line
The ADA Information Line is available during weekdays to provide technical assistance on the ADA Standards for Accessible Design and other ADA provisions applying to businesses, non-profit service agencies and state and local government programs. It also provides a 24 hour automated service for ordering ADA materials.
To download information by computer:
Electronic Bulletin Board
Disability and Business Technical Assistance Centers (DBTACs)
The ten regional centers are funded by the Department of Education to provide technical assistance on the ADA. One toll-free number connects to the center in your region.
800-949-4232 (voice & TDD)
Offers technical assistance on the ADA Accessibility Guidelines.
Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC)
The EEOC offers technical assistance on the ADA provisions for employment which apply to businesses with 15 or more employees.
Technical assistance materials including the title III regulations that apply to businesses have been distributed to 15,000 libraries nationwide. This collection, is known as the ADA Information File. Contact your local or regional library to find if it has the ADA Information File and where it is located. You may also contact the regional DBTAC (800-949-4232) to obtain the name of a local library that has the ADA Information File.
Small Business Information Source
Small Business Administration
(800-U ASK SBA)