Our fact sheets, guides, and videos provide information about the rights of people with disabilities under federal and state law. They also offer tips on how to navigate various public systems, how to request accommodations or modifications, and what to do if your rights are violated or you experience discrimination. We also have resources provided by the federal government, state government, and other organizations.

Use the filters or search box in the left-hand column to find the resources you need. Please note that many of our resources apply to a wide range of disabilities, so we do not categorized our resources by individual disability.

Topic: Accessibility, Transportation
Type: Guide
Source: Disability Rights NC

An overview of your right to accessibility and reasonable accommodations in public transportation.

Topic: Accessibility, Transportation
Type: Guide
Source: Disability Rights NC

Paratransit is public transportation for people who cannot ride the bus, train, or other publicly available modes of transportation because of their disability. This guide explains how paratransit works and what your rights are.

Topic: Accessibility, Transportation
Type: Guide
Source: Disability Rights NC

This guide explains the laws regarding accessible parking spaces, how to advocate for your right to an accessible parking space, and how to request assigned parking as a reasonable accommodations on the job.

Topic: Accessibility, Education – K-12, Employment, Facilities – Admissions and Discharge Rights, Facilities – Protection from Abuse, Housing, Transportation
Type: Website, En Español
Source: Other Organizations

Esta guía es una vista general de derechos y obligaciones bajo de leyes federales sobre discapacidad. Las leyes individuales del estado pueden imponer obligaciones más rigurosas.

Topic: Accessibility, Education – K-12, Employment, Facilities – Admissions and Discharge Rights, Facilities – Protection from Abuse, Housing, Social Security, Transportation
Type: Guide, En Español
Source: Federal Government

Esta guía proporciona un resumen de las leyes federales de derechos civiles que garantizan la igualdad de oportunidades para las personas discapacitadas.

Topic: Accessibility, Service and Support Animals, Transportation
Type: Guide
Source: Federal Government

This technical assistance manual for airline employees and air travelers with disabilities includes sections on mobility aids, accommodations, service animals, and boarding and deplaning assistance.

Topic: Accessibility, Transportation
Type: Guide
Source: Other Organizations

This guide from the Disability Rights Education and Defense Fund includes information on equipment maintenance, stop announcements and route identification, and paratransit.

Topic: Accessibility, Transportation
Type: Website
Source: Federal Government

Information on compliance, guidance for public transportation entities, and how to file an ADA complaint with the Federal Transit Administration.

Topic: Accessibility, Transportation
Type: Website
Source: Other Organizations

NADTC’s goal is to promote the availability and accessibility of transportation options for older adults, people with disabilities, and caregivers. Its website has publications and webinars on a wide range of topics related to transportation.