The following are examples of reasonable accommodations which could enable applicants with disabilities to be considered eligible for housing: If your name has been removed from a waiting list because you failed to respond to a request for information and the reason you were unable to respond related to your disability, you should ask to be put back on the waiting list.
This type of accommodation is required in the Section 8 program and should also be considered reasonable in public and other subsidized housing programs. If a private landlord refuses to rent to you and you believe that you are being discriminated against because of your disability, you should tell the housing authority or regional nonprofit housing agency that gave you your voucher.
Major life activities include: Caring for one’s self, performing manual tasks, walking, seeing, hearing, speaking, breathing, learning and working.
What I hope to accomplish in this article is to share with you some of my experiences and provide you with the factors that need to be considered to make successful integration possible.
Students with all forms of disabilities have the right to be educated in the least restrictive, most appropriate environment.
The ADA affects virtually everything that officers and deputies do, for example: A: The ADA covers a wide range of individuals with disabilities.
An individual is considered to have a "disability" if he or she has a physical or mental impairment that substantially limits one or more major life activities, has a record of such an impairment, or is regarded as having such an impairment.