DISABLED AND SPECIAL NEEDS
Find resources specifically allocated for disabled and special needs individuals.
General Resources for Disabled and Special Needs Individuals
Southwest Georgia Library for Accessible Services: Serving 22 counties in Southwest Georgia, the library for accessible services provides books and magazines on cassette tapes and digital formats, newspapers to listen to over the telephone, and much more!
BAIN Center for Independent Living: Dedicated to promoting independence and improving the quality of life for individuals with disabilities in south Georgia.
Complete Disability Resource Guide: Information on disability rights, accessibility/adaptive technology, publications, and more powered by HealthPlanOne.
Disability.gov: Connecting the disability community to information and opportunities.
Different Types of Learning Disabilities: Discusses and provides resources for learning disabilities including dysgraphia, memory, and visual disabilities.
Georgia Industries for the Blind: Information on employment opportunities to individuals with severe visual impairments.
World Association of Persons with Disabilities: Strives to connect those with physical and mental disabilities to information about becoming financially independent and living a healthy life. Though the site is membership-driven, many online resources are available without charge.