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The Down Syndrome Association of WA (DSA of WA) Home
http://www.dsawa.asn.au/
Disability Organization, Community Services and Supports The Down syndrome association of western australian (DSA of WA) works to support the community to develop the potential of people with Down syndrome to live a valued life.
The Library of Congress - THOMAS Legislative Information on the Internet
http://thomas.loc.gov/home/thomas.php
Other In the spirit of Thomas Jefferson, legislative information from the Library of Congress
The Person-Directed Services Store
www.qualitymall.org/directory/store1.asp?storeID=6
Self Determination will show you the many ways people with disabilities are managing the services they receive, and how this control is improving their quality of life.
The State Bar of California 
http://www.calbar.org 
Legal get publications online about buying or renting a home, wills, estate planning, divorce, domestic violence, hate crimes, and many other legal issues. Many publications available in Spanish.
The Support Broker's Manual: A Resource Guide
www.qualitymall.org/products/prod1.asp?prodid=2392
Self Determination This manual encompasses all aspects of support brokering. It is meant to be a resource for brokers.
Think Beyond the Label
http://www.thinkbeyondthelabel.com/Job-Board/Job-Board.aspx
Employment We provide businesses with up-to-date information, tools and the state and local resources they need to hire people with disabilities and integrate them into their workforce. Whether through outreach to our state employment partners, engagement with job seekers who register on our site, or advocacy with policymakers, we are always working to help businesses further their hiring needs. We offer job seekers a network and digital hub that provides information, tools and resources to aid in their job search so they can find meaningful employment in their chosen field. Our jobs feed allows users to search and apply for jobs with companies that are actively seeking to hire them. We also have a widely read blog and e-newsletter and proactively communicate with job seekers through our social media channels.
ThinkCollege.net
http://www.thinkcollege.net/
Post Secondary Education Youth with intellectual disabilities have not had many chances to go to college. This is changing as individuals across the country begin to create opportunities for these youth to reap the benefits of postsecondary education.
Ticket to Work
http://www.chooseworkttw.net/index.html
Benefits, Employment, Government Agency The Ticket To Work Program can help Social Security beneficiaries go to work, get a good job that may lead to a career, save more money, and become financially independent, all while they keep their health coverage. Ticket to Work is a free and voluntary program that gives beneficiaries real choices that can help them create and lead better lives. Individuals who receive Social Security benefits because of a disability probably already qualify for the program.
Transit 511.sd
http://www.sdcommute.com/
San Diego Imperial San Diego Transportation San Diego Public Transportation information. This website, Transit.511sd.com formerly known as sdcommute provides a trip planner, fares and transfer information, alerts and detours and much more. If you want to use public transporation in San Diego, come to this site to make your ride easier.
Tri-County Independent Living, Inc.
http://www.tilinet.org/
1,North State Del Norte, Humboldt, Trinity Community Services and Supports non-profit agency dedicated to empowering persons with disabilities to live independently in their community. An Independent Living Center (ILC)
Triangle Down Syndrome Network
http://www.triangledownsyndrome.org/
Community Services and Supports, Disability Organization Supports and connects families of children with Down syndrome by organizing and promoting activities.
Trips, Inc.
http://www.tripsinc.com/
Community Services and Supports Trips, Inc. provides a wide range of trips for people with developmental disabilities.
Tuolumne County Mental Health
http://tuolumne.networkofcare.org/mh/home/index.cfm
North Valley Hills Tuolumne Mental Health is a resource for individuals, families and agencies concerned with mental health. It provides information about mental health services, laws, and related news, as well as communication tools and other features.
Tuolumne County Office of Education
http://www.tuolcoe.k12.ca.us/
North Valley Hills Tuolumne Education and Special Education County Specific Education/Special Education Information
UCLA offers Minor in Disability Studies
http://www.admissions.ucla.edu/
Other The Undergraduate Council of UCLA recently gave final approval for an undergraduate minor in Disability Studies. After being in the works for quite some time, this means the minor is now official and will be available to students beginning Fall Quarter 2007. Students seeking more information now can contact UCLA Admissions with their questions.
United Cerebral Palsy of Los Angeles, Ventura and Santa Barbara Counties
http://www.ucpla.org
Central Coast, Los Angeles Los Angeles, Santa Barbara Ventura Disability Organization, Community Services and Supports
United States Access Board
http://www.access-board.gov/
Technology and Accessibility The Access Board is an independent Federal agency devoted to accessibility for people with disabilities and a leading source of information on accessible design for the built environment, transit vehicles, telecommunications equipment, and electronic and information technology.
United States Codes
http://uscode.house.gov/search/criteria.shtml
Legal, Legislation and Public Policy Search for U.S. Codes
United States Department of Education: Office of Special Education Programs
http://www.ed.gov/
Government Agency, Education and Special Education Oversees IDEA on a national level.
University Center for Excellence in Developmental Disabilities (UCEDD) - USC Children's Hospital
http://uscucedd.org/
Community Services and Supports, Other The USC University Center for Excellence in Developmental Disabilities (USC UCEDD) at Childrens Hospital Los Angeles is a nationally recognized leader in developing and supporting quality services and systems for individuals with, or at risk for, behavioral, developmental, and/or special health care needs and their families. Our purpose is to provide leadership in strengthening family-centered, consumer responsive, culturally-competent services and systems for the benefit of individuals and their families.