Web Resources

Web Resources

VESID (Vocational and Educational Services for Individuals with Disabilities) is a division of the New York State Education Department.

Books of the Industry

Wiley Home

Disability & Technical Assistance Centers

Solutions for Customers with Disabilities

For-profit travel sites

Universal Studios Hollywood Theme Park
Universal Studios Orlando Resort
Walt Disney World – Guests with Disabilities FAQ

Governmental sites

Capital District

STAR Homepage


About PD&R and RBC
ADA Home Page – ada.gov – Information and Technical Assistance on the Americans with Disabiliti
Department of Commerce Home Page
DHS Department of Homeland Security DHS Home Page
Disabilities Issues Homepage
Governmental Disability Info
FirstGov — Protect Yourself
FirstGov — Your First Click to the US Government
Homes and Communities – U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD)
Job Accommodation Network Homepage
National Institute on Disability and Rehabilitation Research (NIDRR) Home Page
Section 508 The Road to Accessibility
The U.S. Legislative Branch
U.S. Access Board – A Federal Agency Committed to Accessible Design for People with Disabilities
U.S. Chamber of Commerce _Channels
U.S. Department of Education
U.S. Senate
United States Department of Agriculture's Home Page
United States House of Representatives – 107th Congress
United States House of Representatives, 108th Congress, 1st Session
Welcome to mbdaportal

New York

Cities and County

Albany County

City of Cohoes Moving Forward
City of Watervliet
Coeymans Home Page
Town of Glenville
Town of Bethlehem
Town of Colonie Homepage
Town of Guilderland Home
Town of New Scotland
Town of Rensselaerville Homepage
Welcome to Albany County, New York
Welcome to Albany, NY

Schenectady County

Duanesburg.Net Community Website
The City of Schenectady
Town of Princetown, Schenectady County, New York USA
Welcome to Rotterdam
Welcome to Schenectady County!

Disability Resource


Adult Care Facilities
NYS Division of Housing and Community Renewal – Home Page
NYS-OMRDD OMRDD Reports – Governor Announces NYS-CARES

Commission for the Blind & Visually Handicapped – Message from the Commissioner
Contracts & Grants Home Page
Developmental Disabilities Planning Council Main Page
Disability and Health in New York State
New York State Office of Mental Retardation and Developmental Disabilities Home Page
NYS Commission on Quality of Care
Office of Special Education and Rehabilitative Services
Talking Book and Braille Library New York State Library
The Disability Advocate's Office
Welcome to the Advocate's Office


New York State Assembly – Grants Action News


New York State map-NY

New York State Government Information Locator Service

New York State Government Information Locator Service

New York State Telephone Directory

NYS OGS – Telephone Directory – Home Page
NYS OGS – Telephone Listings

Ag Markets
CUNY.edu – The City University of New York
DMNA front page
Higher Education Services Corporation
I Love New York
New York Lottery
New York State Citizen Guide
New York State Assembly
New York State Board of Elections
New York State Department of Civil Service
New York State Department of Family Assistance
New York State Department of Labor
New York State Department of Motor Vehicles Internet Office Home Page
New York State Department of Public Service – Public Service Commission
New York State Department of Taxation and Finance Home page
New York State Department of Transportation Home Page
New York State Division of Criminal Justice Services
New York State Education Department – The New York State Board of Regents
New York State Education Department
New York State Environmental Facilities Corporation
New York State Government Information Locator Service
New York State Insurance Department Homepage
New York State Office for the Aging Web Site
New York State Office of General Services
New York State Office of Mental Health
New York State Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation
New York State Police
New York State Workers' Compensation Board
New York State
New York Temporary State Commission on Lobbying
NY State Commission of Correction Home Page
NYS Department of State Home Page
NYS Dept. of Correctional Services Homepage
NYS DHCR – Rent Administration – Fact Sheets
NYS Division of Housing and Community Renewal – Home Page
NYS GIS Clearinghouse – Home Page
NYS OASAS Home Page of the Office of Alcoholism and Substance Abuse Services
NYS OGS – Telephone Directory – Home Page
NYS OGS – Telephone Listings
NYSERDA – New York State Energy Research and Development Authority – Home
NYSIF, New York State Insurance Fund
Office of New York State Attorney General Eliot Spitzer
Office of Real Property Services – Home Page
Office of the New York State Comptroller
Safe New York
State Aid – Home Page
State of New York Banking Department
The Dormitory Authority of the State of New York
The New York State Thruway Authority w-State Header
Welcome to NYPA!
Welcome to Roosevelt Island Operating Corp. of the State of New York
Welcome to SUNY!
Welcome to the New York State Consumer Protection Board
Welcome to the New York State Department of Health Web Site
Welcome To The New York State Division Of Women Website
Welcome to the New York State Emergency Management Office
Welcome to the NYS Governor's Office of Employee Relations

Other state disability sites

Access for Visitors with Disabilities

Grant writing and funding opportunities

ePhilanthropyFoundation.Org Welcome
Peter F. Drucker Foundation for Nonprofit Management
The Foundation Center – Helping grant seekers succeed, helping grant makers make a difference

Help Wanted Sites


Columbia Greene County Services for Job Seekers
Schenectady Jobs Employment and Jobs in Schenectady (NY)
Troy Jobs Employment and Jobs in Troy (NY)


Jobs at NY State v.3
Knowledge, Tools, Information for Understanding the Job Market, Welfare to Work – NYSDOL
USAJOBS – State Job List
Welcome New Yorkers to NYJobSource.com
Workforce New York


Albany NY timesunion.com classifieds
mediabistro Job Listings Job Listings
medjump.com View Job Posting (Radiology Director) Albany- Finger Lakes-NY-USA
Newspaper Employment Ads – Online Newspapers for
NYS Broadcasters Association Job Bank


GovMedCAREERS.com – the place to go for premium healthcare jobs and experienced healthcare professionals – company-showcase.
MD demand Physician Job Search Engine New York State Medical Board
MedCAREERS.com – Healthcare jobs including Physician jobs, Nursing jobs – search results.
newyork.hireBio New York jobs in sales, biotechnology-pharmaceutical research, bioinformatics, and more!
newyork.hireMedical New York jobs in allied health, nursing, clinical research, sales, informatics and more!
newyork.hireNursing New York nursing jobs, nurse education and career resources
newyork.hireRx New York jobs in pharmaceutical sales, research, bioinformatics, and more!
Nurse Practitioner Jobs


Career Development Center Job Search Sites
Career Planning And The Job Search
Job Vacancy-Albany, NY
Rockefeller College of Public Affairs and Policy – Job Resources
Temporary Jobs – Skidmore College, Career Services
The Sage Colleges Career Services
University at Albany Office of Human Resources Management–Sample Letter to Candidates Interviewed but not Selected

Albany New York NY regional website mall
Albany, NY profile – Albany, New York – Local hotels, schools, colleges, newspapers – ePodunk
Broadview Networks Job Openings
Capital Area Help Wanted Job Posting, Recruiting and Resumes
CareerBuilder.com – The smarter way to find a better job.
Free Web Pages Fast at Webspawner
HotJobs.com – Company Profile
Job list for Albany and the entire Capital Area – Capital Area Help Wanted
Job Search Results – FlipDog.com
Job-Hunt.Org New York Jobs, Jobs in New York, New York Job Search, and Career Resources
Jobvertise Power Search
New Page 1
NewsJobs.Net Editing and writing jobs for the US, Canada, and the UK. Free newsletter and discussions.
NLADA Job Opportunities
NYCareers.com Job Search
Piping Jobs. Look here for Piping Jobs.
Result Job Openings Search
Sample Resume – Chris Bacon
Scheduling Jobs. Look here for Scheduling Jobs.
Search results
Ticket to Work Employment Network Details
TigerJobs of Albany NY – Albany sales, marketing, customer service, administrative, executive and advertising jobs
WorkTree.com – Tips For Writing Thank You Letters

Hispanic links

National Council of La Raza
United States Hispanic Chamber of Commerce

Hospitality contacts

American Culinary Federation Home Page
CHART – The Council of Hotel & Restaurant Trainers Conferences
Educational Institute Quality Hospitality Education – American Hotel & Lodging
NRAEF National Restaurant Association Educational Foundation

Law information

Education Department General Administrative Regulations (EDGAR) Search Page
New York State Citizen Guide
The Code of Federal Regulations 
the Legal Information Institute
THOMAS — U.S. Congress on the Internet
Welcome to the American Bar Association

Media all forms


Albany NY Times Union timesunion.com
Metroland Online – The Alternative Newsweekly of New York's Capital Region
The Business Review (Albany)
The Gazette
The Record
The Saratogian
The Source Weekly
This Week on Inside Albany
Urban Voices Newspaper



EQX — The Real Alternative
NewsTalk Radio 810 WGY
WROW – Albany Home Page


94.5fm.com Live Radio Station Music Talk News Sports Traffic and Weather AM FM
98.3 WTRY Super Hits of the 60s and 70s
99.5 The River
Thee Classic Rock Station…PYX 106
Welcome to 103.5 – 103.9 THE EDGE !
Welcome to WRUC 89.7 FM Home Page
WFLY splash page with video Details
WMHT FM 89.1 & 88.7
WRPI 91.5 FM Troy
WYJB – Albany Home Page
WZMR – Albany Home Page

Capitol Records – Music and Videos
Music Videos – LAUNCH.com
My Radio – WindowsMedia.com Radio Tuner


Bloomberg.com Bloomberg Television
Capital News 9 24 Hour Local News TOP STORIES
CBS Homepage
CNET News.com
CNN.com Video
Disney Online — Disney Insider
FOXSports.com – Video
Movie Trailers, Premieres and Video Exclusives @ Hollywood.com
MSNBC – Video News
WMHT Expanding your view
WNYT NewsChannel 13 – Albany, NY
WRGB Online

Universal Studios Media Showcase

Native American Indians

NAIHC Home Page


accessible travel

Global Access Disabled Travel Network
SATH Society For Accessible Travel And Hospitality
Welcome To Access-Able Travel Source
Wilderness Inquiry

Capital Distract area

BNI Rebuilding Schenectady
Greater Capital Association of Realtors
Capital District Coalition for Accessible Transportation

Disability and Business Technical Assistance Centers

ADA InfoNet
ADA Information Center
Adaptive Environments Center, Inc.
Great Plains Americans with Disabilities Act and Accessible Information Technology Center
Independent Living Research Utilization (ILRU) Home Page
Pacific DBTAC
Southeast DBTAC Home


Welcome to Work Support.Com

Guild dogs in the workplace

Guide Dogs for the Blind
Southeastern Guide Dogs, Inc.
Welcome to Fidelco
Welcome to The Seeing Eye


Floor Plan Resources with universal features

National Resource Center on Supportive Housing and Home Modification
NeighborWorks(r) Net – Strengthening Communities & Transforming Lives
Trace Research and Development Center
Welcome to Fair Housing First!
Welcome to UDhomes.com

Olmstead information

Freedom Clearinghouse Home Page
NYS Coalition for the Aging

IANYS – Home Page
Christopher Reeve Paralysis Foundation
Consortium for Citizens with Disabilities
Disability Rights Education and Defense Fund Inc.
National.Organization.on.Disability – Home
NCIL — National Council on Independent Living
NPR 'Liberty' for the Disabled, Housing First
NYFA Current – Art News for artists and all those who support them
The Center for An Accessible Society Disability Issues Information
Welcome to Bobby World Wide

Pass plan

Plan for Achieving Self-Support – SSA and Cornell University

Resources for p.w.d

MCI IP-Relay (Call anyone you want!)

Search Engine

Google News


Social Security Administration Office of Disability – Disability Programs
Supplemental Security Income (SSI)


Greyhound Lines, Inc.
Services For The Disabled
united.com – Customers with disabilities

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