Disability Information

VIDEOPHONE CALLING SERVICE

Equal Opportunity Program/Services

Auxiliary Aids and Services are available upon request to people with disabilities

LINKS & RESOURCES

Videophone Operator Image


Sorenson Video Relay Service (SVRS) is a free service that makes it easy for deaf and hard-of-hearing persons who communicate using American Sign Language (ASL) to place and receive phone calls to any hearing person.  The videophone calling service is now available in the resource room at our One Stop Center.

Sorenson VP-200 Videophone


Service provided with assistance from the NCCC Disability Program Navigator




JAN Logo: Job Accommodation Network

JAN is a free service of the Office of Disability Employment Policy, U.S. Department of Labor.  It is designed to increase the employability of people with disabilities by: (1) providing individualized work site accommodations solutions; (2) providing technical assistance regarding the ADA and other disability related legislation; and (3) educating callers about self-employment options. JAN can be accessed by phone at 800-526-7234 (TTY 877-781-9403) or via its website at http://www.jan.wvu.edu/


Office of Disability Employment Policy Logo




Image of Employers Job Accommodation Guide

 

Employers Practical Guide

To Reasonable Accommodation Under the Americans with Disabilities Act


[Click here to view]



Comuniquese A Su Manera

Programs of the California Public Utilities Commission Deaf and Disabled Telecommunications Program

  [Click Here]



NDEAM 2013 Poster- English  NDEAM 2013 Poster- Spanish

National Disability Employment Awareness Month (NDEAM)

October 2013



Why Hire a person

with Disabilities?


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Need Information on How

Working Would Affect

Disability Benefits?


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CA Department of Rehabilitation

1237 Live Oak Blvd., Yuba City, CA 95991

(530) 822-4591


http://www.dor.ca.gov/index.htm


Working with a Disability

In California


http://ca.db101.org/



California LEAP Program
The Limited Examination and Appointment Program (LEAP) is an alternate selection process designed to facilitate the recruitment and hiring of persons with disabilities ...


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Click on this CRS logo to learn more about the California Relay Service and how dialing 711 connects people who are Deaf to hearing callers.


California Relay Service 7-1-1




Refinance & Mortgage Guide

for People with Disabilities


[Click Here]


FREED Center for

Independent Living

FREED logo

www.freed.org

 



Clear Captions Logo

ClearCaptions is a free captioning service that works together with your phone and your Internet-connected computer.


[Link to Website]            [FAQ's]


 

Disability.gov logo


This new Web site integrates content from 22 federal agencies and offers comprehensive information about programs and services to serve more than 50 million Americans with disabilities and anyone interested in disability-related information.


Visitors can sign up for personalized news and updates, participate in online discussions and suggest resources for the site. New features include a Twitter feed, Really Simple Syndication feeds, a blog, social bookmarking and a user-friendly way to obtain answers to questions on such topics as finding employment and job accommodations.


The site is organized into 10 subject areas:

  • benefits
  • civil rights
  • community life
  • education
  • emergency preparedness
  • employment
  • health
  • housing
  • technology
  • transportation


By selecting a category, visitors are directed to useful information on federal and state government programs and services, news and events, grants and funding opportunities, and more.


[Click here to go to this website]





ADA Guide for

Small Businesses


Image of Small Business Storfronts

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ADA Update: 2011

A Primer for Small Business

[Click Here]




USAJOBS - Working for America

Assistance for Individuals with Disabilities

[Click Here]



The Ready Campaign Logo


The Ready Campaign website has specific emergency preparedness information for people with disabilities


[Click Here]