Resources for Individuals with Epilepsy Experiencing Discrimination

Education

Employment (ADA Title I)

Advocacy Strategies

EEOC Guidance 

Public Accommodations and State and Local Governmental Programs (ADA Titles II and III)

General ADA Resources

  • U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) - Federal agency that enforces the employment provisions of the ADA
  • Job Accommodation Network - The Job Accommodation Network (JAN) is a service of the Office of Disability Employment Policy of the Department of Labor. JAN is a free consulting service that provides information about job accommodations, the ADA, and the employability of people with disabilities.
  • U.S. Department of Labor – Office of Disability Employment Policy (ODEP) - ODEP, formerly the President's Committee on the Employment of People with Disabilities, is a federal agency in the Department of Labor established in 2001. Congress approved ODEP to provide leadership to increase employment opportunities for adults and youth with disabilities.
  • U.S. Department of Justice - The ADA section provides a wealth of guidance on the ADA and links to federal agencies with responsibility for enforcing a variety of disability laws
  • U.S. Department of Transportation - The U.S. Department of Transportation enforces ADA Title II provisions relating to public transportation.

 

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