Off-Campus Resources

 

Agencies

  • AIM Center for Independent Living
    Satellite Office
    1710 N. Farnsworth Ave.
    Aurora, IL 60505
    (630) 469-2300 Voice/TTY
    (630) 984-4251 Video Phone
    (630) 340-4820 Fax
    www.dupagecil.org/
    Email:  support@aim-cil.org
  • National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI)
    NAMI Kane-South, DeKalb and Kendall Counties
    400 Mercy Ln.
    Aurora, IL 60506-2447
    (630) 896-6264
    (630) 896-6365 Fax
    www.namikanecounty.net/
  • Department of Human Services
    Division of Rehabilitation Services (DHS/DRS)
    888 S. Edgelawn, Ste. 1771
    Aurora, IL  60506
    (630) 892-7417
    E-mail:  DHSVR145@dhs.state.il.us
  • Illinois Department of Human Services
    Office of Rehabilitation Services (VR)
    General Information
    (800) 843-6154
    (800) 447-6404 TTY
    www.dhs.state.il.us/
  • Learning Ally
    (Formerly:  Recording for the Blind and Dyslexic (RFBD))
    20 Roszel Rd.
    Princeton, NJ 08540
    (800) 221-4792
    www.learningally.org/

Counseling Services

  • Crisis Line of The Fox Valley
    (630) 966-9393

Legal Resources

  • Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA)
    U.S. Department of Justice
    950 Pennsylvania Ave, NW
    Civil Rights Division, Disability Rights Section - NYAV
    Washington, DC 20530
    (800) 514 - 0301
    (800) 514 - 0383 (TTY)
    (202) 307-1198 FAX
    www.ada.gov/
  • Architectural and Transportation Barriers Compliance Board
    (U.S. Access Board)
    1131 F Street, NW, Suite 1000
    Washington, DC 20004
    (800) 872-2253
    (800) 993-2822 TTY
    (202) 272-0081 Fax
    www.access-board.gov/
  • Office of Civil Rights - U.S. Department of Education
    Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973
    Midwestern Dev: Illinois, Indiana, Minnesota, Wisconsin
    111 North Canal Street, Suite 1053
    Chicago, IL 60606-7204
    (312) 886-8434
    (312) 353-2540 TTY
    (800) 872-5327
    www.ed.gov/about/offices/list/ocr
    E-mail: OCR_Chicago@ed.gov

Informative Resources

  • Association on Higher Education and Disability (AHEAD)
    107 Commerce Center Drive, Suite 204
    Huntersville, NC 28078 USA
    (704) 947-7779
    (704) 948-7779 Fax
    www.ahead.org/
  • Great Lakes ADA Center
    Disability and Business Technical Assistance Center
    1640 West Roosevelt Rd.
    Chicago, IL 60608-6904
    (800) 949-4232 V/TTY
    (312) 413-1407 V/TTY
    http://adagreatlakes.org/
  • The George Washington University HEATH Resource Center
    (Formerly: Higher Education and the Handicapped (HEATH))
    2121 K Street, NW, Suite 220
    Washington, DC 20037
    (800) 544-3284 V/TTY
    (202) 973-0908 Fax
    http://heath.gwu.edu/
    E-mail: askheath@gwu.edu
  • National Rehabilitation Information Center (NRIC)
    (Data bank to assist in locating adapted products and materials)
    4200 Boulevard, Suite 202
    Lanham, MD 20706
    (800) 346-2742
    www.naric.com/
    E-mail: naric@heitechservices.com