Facts About the Americans with Disabilities Act

The U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission issued regulations to enforce the provisions of the Americans with Disabilities Act. Program directors and human resource managers can use this fact sheet to ensure that their personnel policies do not discriminate against qualified individuals with disabilities, particularly in job application procedures.

Accessibility Standards for Facilities

The United States Access Board is an independent federal agency devoted to accessibility for people with disabilities. Head Start staff may use this website to access current and relevant information regarding facilities and site design planning.