Topic: Seniors

SeniorHousingNet.com aims to help older adults find housing that will meet their current and future care needs while allowing the most active and social lifestyles possible.

We believe that by helping seniors find the best communities with the appropriate level of care (such as home care, assisted living, or other types of care), they can continue to thrive – both mentally and physically.

Parents and school staff may disagree about what should be in a student’s IEP. There are many steps parents can take to resolve such a disagreement. This video walks parents through those steps at the school, district, state and federal levels.

Topic: Education – K-12
Type: Guide
Source: Disability Rights NC

A brief explanation of the steps a parent can take if they believe their child may have a disability and needs an Individualized Education Program.

Topic: Service and Support Animals
Type: Video
Source: Disability Rights NC

People with disabilities have the right to have their service animals with them in virtually every setting. Business owners and employees have a legal responsibility to accommodate service animals. This video explains those rights and responsibilities.

Topic: Service and Support Animals
Type: Guide
Source: Disability Rights NC

This packet includes information about federal and state laws regarding service animals and sample letters to help you advocate for your rights.

Topic: Accessibility, Transportation
Type: Guide
Source: Disability Rights NC

This guide explains the laws regarding accessible parking spaces, how to advocate for your right to an accessible parking space, and how to request assigned parking as a reasonable accommodations on the job.

Topic: Education – K-12
Type: En Español, Guide
Source: Disability Rights NC

La guía explica las leyes que rodean la aislamiento y la restricción, qué formas de aislamiento o restricción se permiten, y qué hacer si usted o su hijo han estado sujetos a aislamiento o restricción ilegal.

Topic: Education – K-12
Type: En Español, Guide
Source: Disability Rights NC

Un Programa Educativo Individualizado (IEP, por sus siglas en inglés) le brinda a un estudiante con discapacidad el apoyo y las comodidades necesarias que él o ella necesitan para poder tener acceso a la educación. Esta guía explica los pasos que los padres pueden seguir para resolver problemas con la implementación del IEP.

Topic: Education – K-12
Type: En Español, Guide
Source: Disability Rights NC

Los padres y el personal de la escuela en ocasiones no están de acuerdo sobre el Programa Educativo Individualizado (IEP, por sus siglas en inglés). Esta guía explica las opciones para los padres que desean dar el siguiente paso para tratar de resolver el desacuerdo.

Topic: Education – K-12
Type: En Español, Guide
Source: Disability Rights NC

Una guía para entender lo que usted puede hacer para ayudar a su hija/hijo con discapacidad a superar los efectos de acoso escolar en su educación.