Supporting Partners

Center for Literacy and Disability Studies

The Center for Literacy and Disability Studies, Department of Allied Health Studies, School of Medicine, UNC Chapel Hill.

 The Center's mission is to promote literacy and communication for individuals of all ages with disabilities. All individuals, regardless of their abilities or disabilities, have the right to an opportunity to learn to read and write in order to increase and enhance their educational opportunities, vocational success, communicative competence, self-empowerment capabilities, and independence.

American Association on Health & Disability (AAHD)

AAHD’s goals are to reduce health disparities between people with disabilities and the general population, and to support full community inclusion and accessibility. AAHD accomplishes its mission through advocacy, education, public awareness, and research efforts at the federal, state, and community levels.

Dissemination Partners

GLASS

GLASS is Georgia's talking book and braille library.  GLASS is a network library of the National Library Service for the Blind and Print Disabled.  GLASS staff is ready to keep all Georgians reading, even those with print impairment.  The mission of GLASS is to support accessible library services in Georgia by promoting the use of assistive technology and by providing accessible reading materials to those who, due to a disability, are unable to read standard print.

The Southeast ADA Center

The Southeast ADA Center provides information, training, and guidance on the Americans With Disabilities Act (ADA) and disability access tailored to the needs of business, government, and individuals at local, state, and regional levels. Located in Atlanta, GA, the Southeast ADA Center serves Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, and Tennessee.

TechSAge RERC

The Rehabilitation Engineering Research Center on Technologies to Support Aging-in-Place for People with Long-Term Disabilities (RERC TechSAge) is a collaborative grant center based at the Georgia Institute of Technology and the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. Founded in 2013, TechSAge features multidisciplinary research, development, and training projects that are dedicated to understanding the needs of, and developing supportive technologies for, people aging with long-term disabilities.