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Disability Resources

Universal Design

Ron Mace - Read about how Ron Mace and the birth of the Universal Design.


With changes or adaptations to sports equipment or the help of a guide, the barriers for playing or doing a sport are removed.

How to Get Involved in Sports

Wounded Warrior: Disabled Sports project

Celebrating 40 Years of Disabled Sports

The Media

Some of the famous people we know from news stories and the movies and television have a disability.

Famous People with Disabilities

Famous People Who Stutter

Disabilities in the Media - Movies and and TV shows that have main characters with a disability

More Reading

A book can open up a whole new world. There are many stories with a main character who has a disability. Some of these stories are real-life accounts and others are fictional.

Kid’s Corner – Book Nook

Seeing Beyond Sight – Photographs by Blind Teenagers - by Tony Deifell

Recommended Reading

Small Steps: The Year I Got Polio by Peg Kehret
My Brother Made Me Do It by Peg Kehret
Eleven Seconds: A Story of Tragedy, Courage and Triumph by Travis Roy and E.M.Swift

Seabiscuit: An American Legend by Laura Hillen Brand