Generally speaking, a public entity is a state or local government, as well as any agency, office, or department run by a state or local government. Examples include public libraries, city police departments, community colleges, public schools, county social services, and state vocational rehabilitation agencies.
The ADA and Title II Public Entities
The ADA ensures access by people with disabilities to buildings, facilities, programs, services, and...
The ADA and Service Animal Handlers
What should a service animal handler know about rights and responsibilities when they go into the co...
What Is the Americans with Disabilities Act?
The ADA defines disability and has five titles (sections) that forbid a wide range of discrimination...
Administrative Requirements for Title II Public Entities
To jumpstart and maintain their compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), Title II...
How to File a Complaint
If you feel that the ADA, or a related law, is not being followed, you can file a complaint. This ar...
- Title II of the ADA
What is Title II of the Americans with Disabilities Act? This short blog post has a helpful overview...
- Housing Accessibility Conundrum: What do these technical assistance questions have in common?
Some housing-related disability rights are actually related to the Fair Housing Act (FHA), not the A...