Rhode Island Parent Information Network (RIPIN)

The RIPIN Call Center offers free support to any Rhode Islander who needs help accessing healthcare, health insurance, or special education for children with disabilities.

The Rhode Island Assistive Technology Access Partnership (ATAP)

ATAP is designed as a statewide partnership of organizations, each with a targeted assistive technology focus, working together to improve access to and acquisition of assistive technology for individuals with disabilities.  ATAP can provide device demonstration, device loans, device recycling, training, public awareness, information, and referral. 

ADA National Network
V/TTY: 800-949-4232

ADA Information Line
V: 800-514-0301
TTY: 800-514-0383

V: 800-227-0216
TTY: 301-608-8912

Access Board
V: 800-872-2253
TTY: 800-993-2822

Alliance for Technology Access
V: 707-778-3011
TTY: 707-778-3015

American Association of People with Disabilities
V/TTY: 800-840-8844

Center for Applied Special Technology (CAST)
V/TTY: 781-245-2212

Center for the Study and Advancement of Disability Policy
V/TTY: 202-466-6550

Cerebral Palsy Guide

V/TTY: 1-855-329-1008

Disability Access Symbols—Graphic Artists Guild
V/TTY: 212-791-3400

Disability Rights Education and Defense Fund (DREDF)
V/TTY: 510-644-2555

Disability Statistics
V: 607-255-7727
TTY: 607-255-2891

Equal Employment Opportunity Commission
V: 800-669-4000
TTY: 607-255-2891

Fair Housing Accessibility First
V/TTY: 888-341-7781

Federal Communications Commission Disability Rights Office
V: 888-225-5322
TTY: 888-835-5322

Federal Transit Administration
V/Rel: 888-446-4511

Institute for Human Centered Design
V/TTY: 617-695-1225

Housing and Urban Development (HUD)
V: 202-708-1112
TTY: 202-708-1455

Job Accommodation Network (JAN)
V/TTY: 800-526-7234

National Center on Accessibility
V: 812-856-4422
TTY: 812-856-4421

National Center on Workforce and Disability (NCWD)

National Council on Independent Living
V: 202-207-0334
TTY: 202-207-0340

National Disability Rights Network
V: 202-408-9514
TTY: 202-408-9521

Rehabilitation Engineering and Assistive Technology Society of North America (RESNA)
V: 703-524-6686
TTY: 703-524-6639

Section 508 Information
V: 800-827-5722

Small Business Administration
TTY: 704-344-6640

Social Security—Benefits for People with Disabilities


U.S. Department of Education—Office for Civil Rights
V: 800-872-5327
TTY: 800-437-0833

U.S. Department of Transportation

Web Accessibility In Mind (WebAIM)
V: 435-797-7024
TTY: 435-797-1981