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an online library of resources for people with disabilities who live in rural areas.


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Rural Health in America - RWJF
June 2019

Rural Health and Well-Being in America

Resources, research, articles and tools for policy makers and communities from the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation promoting Rural Health and Well-Being in America. From the site: Across America, many rural and tribal communities are...

Judge David L. Bazelon Center For Mental Health Law Logo
June 2019

Bazelon Center Disability Rights Guides

The Bazelon Center produces reports, issue papers, and manuals that analyze major federal laws, policies, and regulations that affect access to services and the rights of people with mental disabilities. Their publications are...

Miracle Flights heart with wings logo
June 2019

Miracle Flights

Miracle Flights provides children and their families free flights to distant, specialized care and valuable second opinions. Miracle Flights in a nonprofit organization that exists “to provide free commercial flights to those in need...

My Congressional District tool screenshot
June 2019

My Congressional District – U.S. Census

My Congressional District gives you quick and easy access to selected statistics collected by the U.S. Census Bureau through the American Community Survey (ACS) and County Business Patterns (CBP). The ACS provides detailed demographic,...

My Tribal Area - American Community Survey Tool Screenshot
June 2019

My Tribal Area – U.S. Census

My Tribal Area gives you quick and easy access to selected statistics from the American Community Survey (ACS). The ACS provides detailed demographic (includes disability), social, economic, and housing statistics every year for the...

NIH National Institute on Aging Health Topics A-Z
June 2019

NIH National Institute on Aging: Health Topics A-Z

The National Institutes of Health’s National Institute on Aging provides a series of webpages on health topics. These focus on a range of specific disabilities as well as general information on things such as: aging in place,...

June 2019


National Rehabilitation Information Center’s Frequently Asked Questions addresses topics ranging from disability research to day-to-day interactions around disability. There is a comprehensive search tool that can help locate...

NCIL Youth Resources
April 2019

NCIL: Youth Resources

The NCIL: Youth Resources page includes ways to join the National Council on Independent Living, find local independent living services, learn about CILs and SILCs, discover events, learn news, and find other disability organizations.  ...

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