ADA-OHIO - ADA-OHIO is a state wide non-profit organization that provides information, technical assistance and training about the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) to individuals, businesses, state and local government agencies or municipalities - http://www.ada-ohio.org
Assistive Technology of Ohio
Assistive Technology of Ohio (AT Ohio) is a federally funded nonprofit organization housed at The Ohio State University - http://www.atohio.org
Autism Society of Ohio
The mission of the Autism Society of Ohio (ASO) is to improve the lives of all affected by autism in Ohio - http://www.autismohio.org
America Council of the Blind Ohio
The American Council of the Blind of Ohio is a statewide non-profit organization dedicated to improving the quality and the equality of life for persons who are blind or visually impaired - http://www.acbohio.org
Brain Injury Association of Ohio
BIAOH is a statewide advocacy and education organization incorporated in 1982 to improve services and supports to Ohioans with brain injury and their families, and to promote prevention - http://www.biaoh.org/
United Cerebral Palsy of Ohio
The mission of United Cerebral Palsy is to empower children and adults with disabilities to advance their independence, productivity and inclusion in the community. - http://www.ucpcleveland.org/welcome.asp
Ohio Disability Data Table From the 2005 American Community Survey - The Center for Personal Assistance Services has compiled state and national data on the prevalence of overall disability and of self-care difficulty, by gender, age, race and ethnicity, type of disability, family income, benefit recipiency, employment status, and living arrangement.
Ohio Disability Statistics:
- An estimated 1,727,000 people in Ohio have a disability, or 16.6% of the population age 5 and over.
- An estimated 328,000 people, or 3.2% of the population 5 and over, have difficulty performing self-care activities, also known as Activities of Daily Living, such as dressing, bathing, or getting around inside the home.