Some see a disability, HOPE sees potential.
CARF International accreditation demonstrates a program's quality, transparency, and commitment to the satisfaction of the persons served. CARF International is an independent, not-for-profit accreditor of human service providers in the areas of Aging Services, Behavioral Health, Child and Youth Services, Durable Medical Equipment, Employment and Community Services, Medical Rehabilitation, and Opioid Treatment Programs. (888) 281- 6531.
What's New with Disability.gov? The "Guide Me" Tool
Do you want to learn how to use the "Guide Me" tool to quickly and easily find information on Disability.gov? Check out this new blog post that explains everything you need to know.
Every year, the Disability.gov team introduces creative ways to help people with disabilities and their loved ones find the information they need quickly and efficiently – without the headache of searching on numerous sites. After all, the mission of Disability.gov has always been to connect people of all abilities to the programs and services they need to fully participate in their communities. Essentially, Disability.gov is a huge directory of resources from government agencies, academic institutions and nonprofit organizations.
What's New with Disability.gov? The "Guide Me" Tool
Rotary Children's Garden Committee
The Rotary Children's Garden is the 100 Year Legacy Project of the Rotary Club of San Jose. The project grew out of the club's desire to provide a play experience in San Jose where all children, regardless of their abilities, can play together side by side.
During the period of 2007 -2009 the Rotary Club purchased 43 adaptive swings and, working closely with the San Jose Recreation, Parks & Community Services Department, had them installed in neighborhood parks throughout the city.
Department of Rehabilitation
The California Department of Rehabilitation works in partnership with consumers and other stakeholders to provide services and advocacy resulting in employment, independent living and equality for individuals with disabilities.
United Way Silicon Valley
Improve lives by mobilizing the caring power of the community to meet our most critical local health and human services needs.
National Rehabilitation Association
The National Rehabilitation Association (NRA) is a member organization that promotes ethical and state of the art practice in rehabilitation with the goal of the personal and economic independence of persons with disabilities.
The Arc | Serving People with Intellectual Disabilities
The Arc promotes and protects the human rights of people with intellectual and developmental disabilities and actively supports their full inclusion and participation in the community throughout their lifetimes.
Nonprofits' Insurance Alliance of California (NIAC)
A stable source of reasonably priced liability insurance coverages tailored to the specialized needs of the nonprofit sector and to assist these organizations to develop and implement effective loss control and risk management programs.
Department of Developmental Services
The California Department of Developmental Services is the agency through which the State of California provides services and supports to individuals with developmental disabilities.
CARF, The Rehabilitation Accreditation Commission
The mission of CARF is to promote the quality, value, and optimal outcomes of services through a consultative accreditation process that centers on enhancing the lives of the persons served.
APSE: Advancing Employment. Connecting People.
APSE leads in the advancement of equitable employment for people with disabilities.
The Quality Mall
A place where you can find lots of free information about person-centered supports for people with intellectual/developmental disabilities.
San Andreas Regional Center
A vision for leadership in service and advocacy for individuals with developmental disabilities
BenefitsCheckUp - NCOA's Online Screening Service
Developed and maintained by The National Council on Aging (NCOA), BenefitsCheckUp is the nation's most comprehensive Web-based service to screen for benefits programs for seniors with limited income and resources.
Kidpower Teenpower Fullpower : Personal Safety and Self-Defense
To teach people of all ages and abilities how to use their own power to stay safe, act wisely, and believe in themselves.
The Social Security and Disability
The Social Security and Disability Resource Center is an informational website written by a former claims examiner for the social security administration, and addresses many questions that people often have about the application process, but have trouble finding clear answers to.
Mortgage and Home Loan Help Guide for the Disabled
This guide has been created to help individuals living with disabilities, and their family members, in the process of buying a home of their own. Here you can learn more about the five important steps in buying a home and about financial assistance programs that are available for you living with disabilities, who want to buy a home.
Community Barrier Report
The purpose of this form is to report problems you have experienced related to accessibility in your community.
Request An Accommodation
The purpose of this form is to request any special accommodation.