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General ADA Material

  • ADA Overview - This document provides a brief summary of some of the major requirements contained in the ADA statute.
  • ADA Questions and Answers - A 31-page booklet giving an overview of the ADA's requirements for ensuring equal opportunity for persons with disabilities in employment, State and local government services, public accommodations, commercial facilities, and transportation, and requiring the establishment of TDD/telephone relay services.
  • ADA Tax Incentive Packet for Businesses - A packet of information to help businesses understand and take advantage of the tax credit and deduction available for complying with the ADA.
  • Disability Etiquette - This 16-page information sheet was prepared by the City of Sacramento, California and is recommended by
  • A Guide to Disability Rights Laws - A 21-page booklet that provides a brief over view of eleven Federal laws that protect the rights of people with disabilities and provides information about the federal agencies to contact for more information.
Employment State & Local Government
  • Title II Highlights - An 8-page outline of the key requirements of the ADA for State and local governments. This publication provides detailed information in bullet format for quick reference.
  • ADA Guide for Small Towns - A 21-page guide that presents an informal overview of some basic ADA requirements and provides cost-effective tips on how small towns can comply with the ADA.
Private Business
  • Title III Highlights - A 12-page outline of the key requirements of the ADA for businesses and non-profit agencies. This publication provides detailed information in bullet format for quick reference.
  • ADA Guide for Small Business - This 15-page illustrated guide presents an overview of some basic ADA requirements for small businesses that provide goods and services to the public. It provides guidance on how to make their services accessible and how tax credits and deductions may be used to offset specific costs.
Facility Access Communications
  • Providing Effective Communications - This 8-page booklet describes the requirements for providing effective communications to people with disabilities. The booklet describes specific methods for making communications accessible to people with different types of disabilities.
  • Transportation Overview Q&A - This brief document describes the basic requirements for making transportation accessible to people with disabilities.


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