National Programs or Resources

Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) Resources

The ADA National Network provides information, guidance, and training on the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), tailored to meet the needs of business at local, regional, and national levels. For additional information contact an Information Specialist at 800-949-4232 (Voice/TTY).   www.adata.org

The ADA National Network Regional Center for South Carolina is the Southeast ADA Center.

1-800-949-4232

www.adasoutheast.org

Employer Assistance and Resource Network (EARN)

EARN provides online, phone, and individualized technical assistance, consultation, and customized training on a broad range of disability and inclusion topics to meet employers’ recruitment and hiring needs. For more information, see askEARN.org or contact a TA Specialist at 855-275-3276 (Voice/TTY).

www.askearn.org

U.S. DOL: Add Us In Initiative (Minority-Owned Business Resources-Disability)

Add Us In is a U.S. Department of Labor/Office of Disability Employment Policy (ODEP) initiative designed to identify and develop strategies to increase the capacity of the small business community to hire individuals with disabilities.  

www.dol.gov/odep/addusin/

1-866-633-7365

Job Accommodation Network (JAN)

Job Accommodation Network (JAN)
JAN provides free technical assistance services to employers, including one-one consultation about all aspects of job accommodations for employees with disabilities. For more information, visit AskJAN.org or contact a JAN Consultant directly at 800-526-7234 (Voice) or (877) 781-9403 (TTY).

www.askjan.org

Employment Laws Assistance for Workers and Small Businesses (elaws)

Employment Laws Assistance for Workers and Small Businesses (elaws)
The elaws Advisors, developed by the U.S. Department of Labor, assist employers and employees in understanding several Federal employment laws, including disability nondiscrimination statutes.

http://webapps.dol.gov/elaws

Federal Contractor Compliance elaws Advisor

Federal Contractor Compliance elaws Advisor
Federal Contractor Compliance elaws Advisor — Helps Federal contractors and subcontractors understand basic coverage and compliance information on all OFCCP laws and regulations, including Section 503.

http://webapps.dol.gov/elaws/ofccp.htm

Sierra Group Foundation

Sierra Group Foundation
The Sierra Group Foundation is a national non-profit organization dedicated to driving up the employment rate for people with disabilities in America.  The foundation is a one stop shop for disability related training, recruiting, and accommodation needs.

888-492-2402

www.thesierragroupfoundation.org