Disability Information

Web Resources

The following pages provide general information about various disability populations we are working with here at UConn, suggest modifications and accommodations that may be appropriate based on the condition, and include additional outside resources. The websites listed are for informational purposes only. Inclusion on this list does not constitute an endorsement by the CSD.

  • American Network of Community Options and Resources
    ANCOR is a non-profit trade association representing private providers who provide supports and services to people with disabilities. ANCOR is distinguished in this industry by its balance of leading practices resources and advocacy for member agencies and the people and families they serve and support.
  • Disability History Museum
    The Disability History Museum’s mission is to promote understanding of the historical experience of people with disabilities by recovering, chronicling, and interpreting their stories.  Our goal is to help foster a deeper understanding of disability and to dispel lingering myths, assumptions, and stereotypes by examining these cultural legacies.
  • Disability Resources: U.S. Department of Labor
    Disability resource information on topics including, benefits, civil rights, community life, education, employment, emergency preparedness, health, housing, technology, and transportation.
  • Disability Resources: Connecticut
    Disability Resources allows one to search their state to find disability organizations or agencies in relation to career development.