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RESOURCES

An incomplete list of words, acronyms, and ideas you might come across in the world of disability. If you would like to see something added here, let us know.


Seminars

Check the Calendar for 'Cocktails & Bureaucracy' events


 

Partners and Friends

Ackerman Institute
https://www.ackerman.org/

Atlas Foundation for Autism
http://www.atlasforautism.org/

Audra Rox and Music for Aardvarks
http://www.audrarox.com/

BAM-Brooklyn Academy of Music
http://www.bam.org/community

Brooklyn Children's Museum
http://www.brooklynkids.org/

BCID- Brooklyn Center for the Independence of the Disabled
http://www.bcid.org/

Brooklyn Conservatory of Music
http://www.bkcm.org/

The Child's Place - Brooklyn Library
http://www.bklynlibrary.org/childs-place

The Floortime Center
http://www.thefloortimecenter.com/

Gallop NYC - Therapeutic Horsemanship
http://gallopnyc.org/

IncludeNYC (recently Resources for Children with Special Needs) 
http://www.includenyc.org/

KEEN New York: Kids Enjoy Exercise Now
http://www.keennewyork.org/

Mark Morris Dance Group
http://markmorrisdancegroup.org/

MusicWorks
http://musicworks.tumblr.com/

New York Transit
Museum http://web.mta.info/mta/museum/

New York City Parks Department
http://www.nycgovparks.org/

Seleni Institute
http://seleni.org/

Gary Shulman - Special Needs Consulting & Training
http://garyshulman.jimdo.com/

Speak, Learn, & Play
http://speaklearnandplay.com/

 

 

 

 

 

 

Transportation/Accessibility Links

Access-a-ride Guide and applications
http://web.mta.info/nyct/paratran/guide.htm

Accessible Dispatch for Taxis
http://www.accessibledispatch.com/

MTA Accessibility Overall Guide
http://web.mta.info/accessibility/stations.htm

New York State Accessibility
http://nysparks.com/accessibility/

NYC Mayor's Office for People with Disabilities Transportation Guide
http://www.nyc.gov/html/mopd/html/programs/transportation.shtml

New York City Official Accessibility Guide
http://www.nycgo.com/cms/uploadedFiles/thricenycvisitcom/assets/pdf/access.pdf

New York City Parks Accessibility
http://www.nycgovparks.org/accessibility

New York City Taxis and Limousine Commission - Find an Accessible Ride
http://www.nyc.gov/html/tlc/html/passenger/accessible.shtml

Non-driver State ID - How to Get One for your child
http://www.nyc.gov/html/id/html/how/state_id.shtml

Parking Permits for People with Disabilities in NYC information page and links to applications
http://www.nyc.gov/html/dot/html/motorist/pppdinfo.shtml

Reduced Fare Metrocard application form
http://web.mta.info/nyct/fare/pdf/disabled.pdf

Reduced Fare Metrocard application information
http://web.mta.info/nyct/fare/rfindex.htm