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Advocacy Organizations

There are many organizations that provide support and resources for self advocates.

Ohio Advocacy Groups and Resources

National Advocacy Groups and Resources

Other Resources

  • A Guide to Disability Rights Laws
    A publication of the U.S. Department of Justice, Civil Rights Division, Disability Rights Section that provides an overview of Federal civil rights laws that ensure equal opportunity for people with disabilities.
  • Advocacy Glossary
    List of advocacy terms and definitions.
  • Disability.gov
    Comprehensive list of resources provided by the U.S. Department of Labor's Office of Disability Employment Policy and other federal agencies.
  • Museum of disABILITY History
    Collection of resources about the history of disability in the media, medicine, and society.
  • Public Policy Advocacy: A Grassroots Guide
    Comprehensive guide about how to be an effective advocate.
  • The Riot!
    National e-Newsletter for self-advocates.
  • United Nations Enable
    The United Nation's Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities.
Links updated February 2013