Statewide Technology Access and Response System for Alabamians with Disabilities (STAR) Phone: (800) 441-7607 Contact: Rosalyn Glover Phone: (334) 281-8780 The mission of the STAR program is to enhance independence, productivity and quality of life for all Alabamians with disabilities through access to assistive technology devices and services.
Grants are awarded in five-year cycles (the current cycle is 2006-2011).
Each SCI Model Systems Center contributes to the SCI Model Systems Data Center, participates in independent and collaborative research, and provides information and resources to individuals with SCI, their family and care givers, health care professionals and the general public.
The Last Frontiersman – Professional Guide and Outfitter Phone: (907) 232-8057 Has wheelchair-accessible boat available for scenic tours and fishing trips.
Arizona Center For Disability Law Phone: (800) 922-1447 Phone: (800) 927-2260 The Arizona Center for Disability Law is a not for profit public interest law firm, dedicated to protecting the rights of individuals with a wide range of physical, mental, psychiatric, sensory and cognitive disabilities.
State disability service programs include: Alabama Cares Phone: 888-617-0500 Alabama Cares is a program designed to support family caregivers by providing training, assistance, and resources to help them take care of their aging loved ones and themselves.
Alabama Connect Phone: (800) 243-5463 a statewide database of organizations, which provide services to older adults, individuals with disabilities and their family members.
Alternative financing needs may include but will not be limited to a means of paying for devices not covered by public programs, as a means of providing a loan sooner than other public programs, and/or a means of having another funding source available.
Adaptive Aquatics Phone: (205) 807-7519 Adaptive Aquatics is a nonprofit organization dedicated to the introduction, teaching and advancement of adapted water skiing for children and adults with physical disabilities.
Challenge Alaska Phone: (888) 430-2738 Challenge Alaska (CA) is a non-profit organization that provides sports and therapeutic recreation opportunities for those with disabilities.