The Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) was the world's first comprehensive declaration of equality for people with disabilities. It was a...
The Tennessee Disability Coalition is an alliance of organizations and individuals joined to promote the full and equal participation of people with disabilities in all aspects of life. To support this mission, the Coalition offers the following programs:
Public Policy Program advocates for good public policy for people with disabilities and their families.
Research Alliance for Accessible Voting (RAAV) promotes the civic participation of people with disabilities through voting and educating pollworkers on how to make voting more accessible.
Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) Network provides information, training and technical assistance on ADA compliance.
Benefits to Work helps individuals with disabilities explore employment options.
Family Voices of Tennessee provides information, training and assistance to families as they navigate service systems.
Project BRAIN provides education and training for school staff, coaches, families, and health professionals who support students with traumatic brain injury.
TN Autism Plan has brought stakeholders across the state together to develop a plan to improve services for children and youth with an Autism Spectrum Disorder.
Discretionary Small Grants Program awards funds to projects and non-profit organizations in order to build capacity in the disability community.