1. Skip to content

People with Disabilities

The Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) of 1990 defines disability as "a physical or mental impairment that substantially limits one or more of the major life activities" of an individual.

Minnesota has many organizations offering programs, products, and services dedicated to disability issues.

Education & Training

Learn about early intervention, students and educators rights and responsibilities, and access to higher education.


Employment

Do you need assistance exploring job opportunities? Find work-related services and resources including work benefits. You can also learn about hidden disabilities in the workplace.


Financial

Are you eligible for SSDI and SSI? Learn if you qualify for financial compensation. Find out about other benefits and resources.


Services

Get connected with organizations that offer health care, support, advocacy and other services to people with disabilities, including families and children.