Resources & Educational Materials

man with daughter winning an award There are many local and national resources available to provide information disability specific information. We have listed a few sites that may be helpful to you. Please also visit our Grantee Links  for additional information on individual organizations serving people with disabilities.

Please note: Kessler Foundation does not endorse nor is responsible for site content of websites listed below.


General Information on Disability Issues

Ability OnLine Support Network

American Association of People with Disabilities

Disability Information

Department of Justice

National Council for Independent Living

National Rehabilitation Information Center

Social Security Disability Benefits Guide

Social Security Information

United Nations: Human Rights of Persons with Disabilities

U.S. International Council on Disabilities

World Institute on Disability


Brain Injury/Head Injury

Brain Injury Association of America

Brain Injury Association of New Jersey

Coalition for Brain Injury Research

Traumatic Brain Injury Model Systems



Campaign for Disability Employment

Equal Opportunity Commission

Hire Heroes USA

Job Accommodation Network

Jobs for People with Disabilities

Kessler Foundation 2015 National Employment Disability Survey

One Stop Career Service Center Locator

US Business Leadership Network

US Office on Disability Policy


Multiple Sclerosis

All About Multiple Sclerosis

Multiple Sclerosis News

National Multiple Sclerosis Society



American Association for Adapted Sports Programs


Spinal Cord Injury

Christopher & Dana Reeve Foundation

The Miami Project to Cure Paralysis

National Spinal Cord Injury Association

Paralyzed Veterans of America

Sexuality Reborn Order Form

Spinal Cord Injury Model Systems

United Spinal Association



Adler Aphasia Center

American Stroke Association

Know Stroke

National Aphasia Association

National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke 

National Stroke Association

Recovery Connection: A Guide to Drug Addiction and Stroke

Stroke Trials Registry



Assistive Technology

Digital Library Federation



Access-Able Travel Source

Society for Accessible Travel and Hospitality

Wheelchair Accessible Travel Guide


Other Resources for Civilians and Veterans with Disabilities

Expertise: Home Remodeling for People with Disabilities (special section for veterans)

Go Grad: Resources for Grants, Scholarships, and Fellowships for Veterans

Learn How to Become: Resume Advice (special section for veterans)