To empower people with disabilities to ensure that they have full and complete access to community resources to promote their independence.
1 Dreiser Square, 
Terre Haute, Indiana 47807

  Voice: (812)298-9455
    TTY: (877)915-9455
    Fax: (812)299-9061
  Email: info@thewillcenter.org
Website: 
http://www.thewillcenter.org/
 
 


 
The Web Accessibility Initiative (WAI) works with organizations around the world to develop strategies, guidelines, and resources to help make the Web accessible to people with disabilities.
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)
32 Vassar Street
Room 32-G515
Cambridge, MA 02139 USA

  Voice: (617) 253-2613
    Fax: (617) 258-5999
Website: 
http://www.w3.org/WAI/
 
 


 
The Web Accessibility Initiative (WAI) works with organizations around the world to develop strategies, guidelines, and resources to help make the Web accessible to people with disabilities.
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)
32 Vassar Street
Room 32-G515
Cambridge, MA 02139 USA

  Voice: (617) 253-2613
    Fax: (617) 258-5999
Website: 
http://www.w3.org/WAI/IG/
 
 


 
Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) 2.0 covers a wide range of recommendations for making Web content more accessible. Following these guidelines will make content accessible to a wider range of people with disabilities, including blindness and low vision, deafness and hearing loss, learning disabilities, cognitive limitations, limited movement, speech disabilities, photosensitivity and combinations of these. Following these guidelines will also often make your Web content more usable to users in general.
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)
32 Vassar Street
Room 32-G515
Cambridge, MA 02139 USA

  Voice: (617) 253-2613
    Fax: (617) 258-5999
Website: 
http://www.w3.org/WAI/intro/wcag.php#is
 
 


 
The mission of the Center is to promote, increase and improve opportunities for independent living and lifestyle for persons with disabilities within the six-county service area: the counties of Adams, Brown, Hancock, Pike, McDonough, and Schuyler.
440 North Lafayette
Macomb, IL 61455

  Voice: (309) 833-5766
	 (888) 309-5766
    TTY: (217) 223-0475
    Fax: (309) 833-4690
Website: 
http://www.wcicil.org/
 
 


 
The mission of the Center is to promote, increase and improve opportunities for independent living and lifestyle for persons with disabilities within the six-county service area: the counties of Adams, Brown, Hancock, Pike, McDonough, and Schuyler.
639 York St., Suite 204  
Quincy, Illinois 62301-1065

  Voice: (217)223-0400
	 (800)225-0407
    TTY: (217)223-0475
    Fax: (217)223-0479
  Email: cilpd@adams.net
Website: 
http://www.wcicil.org
 
 


 
As people with disabilities and their advocates, the Will-Grundy Center for Independent Living strives for equality and empowerment of persons with disabilities in the Will and Grundy County areas.The Will-Grundy Center for Independent Living, a United Way Agency, is a cross-disability, community based organization. We are your local resource for information on the Americans with Disabilities Act and other disability related laws.We inform persons with disabilities of their rights, educate them about their responsibilities, provide support services, promote advocacy, and raise community awareness about disability issues.
1700 Newton Place 
Morris, IL 60450

  Voice: (815)416-6460
    TTY: (815)416-6460
    Fax: (815)729-3697
Website: 
http://will-grundycil.org
 
 


 
The ADA Wisconsin Partnership is a coalition of people with disabilities, business and government that promotes full implementation of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA). The mission of the ADA Partnership is to steer Wisconsin communities toward full implementation of the Americans with Disabilities Act through education, training, public information, technical assistance and public policy development.
ADA Wisconsin Partnership
c/o Employment Resources Inc.
4126 Lien Road, Ste. 104
Madison, WI 53704

  Voice: (608)246-3444
    TTY: (608)246-3444
    Fax: (608)246-3445
  Email: ada@eri-wi.org
Website: 
http://www.adawipartnership.org
 
 
 
 
Wisconsin Department of Justice
P.O. Box 7857
Madison, WI 53707-7857

  Voice: (608) 266-1221
    Fax: (608) 267-2779
Website: 
https://www.doj.state.wi.us/news-releases
 
 


 
The Client Assistance Program (CAP) is established under the Rehabilitation Act of 1973. Some services that are provided include: providing information and assistance to individuals who have a dispute with DVR; determine if your complaint can be resolved without an appeal and assist you to negotiate or mediate an end to the dispute; tell you how the appeal process works and what you need to do if you wish to handle an appeal yourself; advise you on how to word your appeal request whether you are doing the appeal yourself or with CAP's help; represent you in an appeal if their review of the case shows that your complaint has merit. If you want CAP to represent you, you should contact CAP before you file for an appeal.
2811 Agriculture Drive
P.O. Box 8911
Madison, WI 53708-8911

  Voice: (800)362-1290
    Fax: (608)224-5069
Website: 
http://dwd.wisconsin.gov/dvr/cap.htm
 
 


 
The Client Assistance Program (CAP) is established under the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 (as amended) and is administered by the Department of Agriculture, Trade, and Consumer Protection. CAP is not attached to the same department (Department of Workforce Development) as the Division of Vocational Rehabilitation (DVR). CAP can provide information and assistance to individuals who have a dispute with DVR. CAP will tell you if they feel your complaint can be resolved without an appeal and can assist you to negotiate or mediate an end to the dispute. If you wish to handle an appeal yourself, CAP can tell you how the appeal process works and what you need to do. CAP staff can advise you on how to word your appeal request whether you are doing the appeal yourself or with CAP's help. CAP can represent you in an appeal if their review of the case shows that your complaint has merit. If you want CAP to represent you, you should contact CAP before you file for an appeal.
Client Assistance Program (CAP)
2811 Agriculture Drive
P.O. Box 8911
Madison, WI 53708-8911

  Voice: (800) 362-1290
Website: 
http://dwd.wisconsin.gov/dvr/cap.htm
 
 


 
The Wisconsin Council on Developmental Disabilities was established to advocate on behalf of individuals with developmental disabilities, foster welcoming and inclusive communities, and improve the disability service system. The Council's mission is to help people with developmental disabilities become independent, productive, and included in all facets of community life.
201 West Washington Avenue, Suite 110
Madison, WI 53703

  Voice: (608) 266-7826
	 (888) 332-1677
    TTY: (608) 266-6660
    Fax: (608) 267-3906
  Email: bpddhelp@wcdd.org
Website: 
http://www.wcdd.org/
 
 


 
The Wisconsin Department of Workforce Development (DWD) is a state agency charged with building and strengthening Wisconsin's workforce in the 21st century and beyond. The Department's primary responsibilities include providing job services, training and employment assistance to people looking for work, at the same time as it works with employers on finding the necessary workers to fill current job openings. Under the DWD umbrella, a wide variety of employment programs can be found which range from securing jobs for the disabled, assisting former welfare recipients as they make a transition into work, promoting employment in the state through Wisconsin Job Centers, linking youth with jobs of tomorrow, protecting and enforcing worker's rights, processing unemployment claims and ensuring workers compensation claims are paid in accordance with the law.
201 E. Washington Avenue, Madison WI 53703

  Voice: (608) 266-3131
    Fax: (608) 266-1784
Website: 
http://www.dwd.state.wi.us/default.htm
 
 


 
Designated by the Governor to ensure the rights of all state citizens with disabilities through individual advocacy and system change, DRW is part of a national system of federally mandated independent disability agencies. DRW is completely independent of government and the disability service system in order to be free of any conflicts of interests which would undermine our capacity to advocate vigorously on behalf of the human and legal rights of people with disabilities. Disability Rights Wisconsin serves people of all ages, including people with developmental disabilities, people with mental illness, people with physical or sensory disabilities, and people with traumatic brain injury.
217 W. Knapp St.
Rice Lake, WI 54868

  Voice: (715) 736-1232
    TTY: (888) 758-6049
    Fax: (715) 736-1252
Website: 
http://www.disabilityrightswi.org/
 
 


 
Designated by the Governor to ensure the rights of all state citizens with disabilities through individual advocacy and system change, DRW is part of a national system of federally mandated independent disability agencies. DRW is completely independent of government and the disability service system in order to be free of any conflicts of interests which would undermine our capacity to advocate vigorously on behalf of the human and legal rights of people with disabilities. Disability Rights Wisconsin serves people of all ages, including people with developmental disabilities, people with mental illness, people with physical or sensory disabilities, and people with traumatic brain injury.
131 W. Wilson St., Suite 700
Madison, WI 53703

  Voice: (608) 267-0214
    TTY: (888) 758-6049
    Fax: (608) 267-0368
Website: 
http://www.disabilityrightswi.org/
 
 


 
What We Do: provide employment services and counseling to people with disabilities; provide or arrange for services to enable an individual to go to work; provide training and technical assistance to employers regarding disability employment issues. This resource is part of the Wisconsin Department of Workforce Development.
Central Office/Administration
201 East Washington Avenue
PO Box 7852
Madison, WI  53707-7852

  Voice: (608) 261-0050
	 (800) 442-3477
    TTY: (888) 877-5939
    Fax: (608) 266-1133
Website: 
http://dwd.wisconsin.gov/dvr/
 
 


 
WisTech provides information on selecting, funding, installing and using assistive technology.
Office of Independence and Employment
1 W. Wilson Street, Room 951
Madison, WI  53703

  Voice: (608) 267-9091
	 (608) 266-7974
    TTY: (608) 267-9880
    Fax: (608) 266-3386
Website: 
http://dhs.wisconsin.gov/disabilities/wistech/index.htm
 
 


 
The Checklist will be used to address how a Local Workforce Investment Area (LWIA) grant recipient is complying with, and implementing, the applicable Federal requirements for persons with disabilities.

  Voice: (202) 693-6500
Website: 
https://www.dol.gov/oasam/programs/crc/section188.htm
 
 


 
The WRP is a recruitment and referral program that connects federal and private sector employers nationwide with highly motivated college students and recent graduates with disabilities who are eager to prove their abilities in the workplace through summer or permanent jobs.

  Email: wrp@dol.gov
Website: 
https://wrp.gov/LoginPre.do?method=login
 
 


 
The mission of the World Institute on Disability (WID) in communities and nations worldwide is to eliminate barriers to full social integration and increase employment, economic security and health care for persons with disabilities. WID creates innovative programs and tools; conducts research, public education, training and advocacy campaigns; and provides technical assistance.
World Institute on Disability
510 16th Street, Suite 100
Oakland, California 94612

  Voice: (510) 763-4100
    TTY: (510) 208-9493
    Fax: (510) 763-4109
  Email: wid@wid.org
Website: 
https://wid.org/
 
 


 
The social value of the Web is that it enables human communication, commerce, and opportunities to share knowledge. One of W3C's primary goals is to make these benefits available to all people, whatever their hardware, software, network infrastructure, native language, culture, geographical location, or physical or mental ability.
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)
32 Vassar Street
Room 32-G515
Cambridge, MA 02139 USA

  Voice: (617) 253-2613
    Fax: (617) 258-5999
Website: 
http://www.w3.org
 
 
 

Last Updated on:
Mon Jul 10, 2017