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Spinal Cord Injury Paralysis Resource Center

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Education

This next set of apps makes the learning process easier by providing more convenient ways to find information, calculate, and take notes.

Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) Reference
Wondering what your rights are? Or confused as to what you are entitled to as someone who is living with paralysis? This app provides a quick and easy reference to the ADA and is divided into several sections for easy perusal.
Optimized for iPhone, iPod touch, and iPad. Requires iOS 4.3 or later.
Price: $0.99
Related app: ADA Reference Lite (Android)
Price: Free

  Americans with Disabilities Act Reference
     

AudioNote Lite
Great note-taking app that allows you to record lectures and take notes at the same time. It also syncs your notes with the lecture, leaving corresponding time stamps at certain intervals. (Can upgrade for more recording time for $4.99.)
Optimized for iPhone, iPod touch, and iPad. Requires iOS 5.0 or later.
Price: Free

  AudioNote Lite
     

iAdvocate
This app was designed for the parents of children with disabilities. It shares strategies and resources with parents to enable them to work with schools in providing the best learning environment for their child.
Optimized for iPhone, iPod touch, and iPad. Requires iOS 3.0 or later.
Price: Free

  iAdvocate
     

iTunesU
This app is a great educational resource that catalogues a host of educational content in podcast style from all over the world, including universities and high schools.
Optimized for iPhone, iPad, and Android. Requires iOS 5.0 or later.
Price: Free

  iTunesU
     

My Script Calculator
Calculations have never been easier with this app that allows you to simply draw out the mathematical equation on your screen, and it solves the problem for you.
Optimized for iPhone, iPod touch, and iPad. Requires iOS 6.0 or later.
Price: Free
Related app: My Script Calculator (Android)
Price: Free

  My Script Calculator
     

TED
Get “TED Talks” from entrepreneurs, motivational speakers, and global innovators. This is a great way to learn from some of the brightest minds in modern society.
Optimized for iPhone, iPod touch, iPad, and Android. Requires iOS 6.1 or later.
Price: Free

  TED

Association of University Centers on Disabilities61 centers of excellence for developmental disabilities

Education/TrainingAssociation on Higher Education and Disability (AHEAD).

HEATHGeorge Washington University’s Heath Resource Center is a national clearinghouse on postsecondary education for people with disabilities. See their 2006 Financial Aid for Individuals with Disabilities

FacingDisability.comFacing Disability is a web resource with more than 1,000 videos drawn from interviews of people with spinal cord injuries, their families, caregivers and experts. I know that this is a lot to ask, but we'd be so grateful for your help. I'm looking forward to discussing this link with you, and to answering any questions you may have.

The Office of Special Education and Rehabilitative ServicesThe Office of Special Education and Rehabilitative Services (OSERS) is committed to improving results and outcomes for people with disabilities of all ages.

The Office of Special Education ProgramsSupports numerous programs that improve results for children.

Through the Looking GlassThe purpose of the National Parent-to-Parent Network at Through the Looking Glass is to connect parents, as well as those who are considering becoming parents, with others who may have shared similar experiences or faced common barriers as parents with disabilities.

Paralysis Resource Center The Reeve Foundation Paralysis Resource Center Information Specialists are reachable business weekdays, Monday through Friday, toll-free at 800-539-7309 from 9:00 am to 5:00 pm ET. You may also schedule a call or send a message online.

Reeve Foundation Online Paralysis Community Connecting people living with paralysis, families, friends and caregivers so we can share support, experience, knowledge, and hope.

Quality of Life Grants DatabaseFind resources within the PRC Quality of Life Grants Database. Search by Zip Code, State or an Entire Category.

Library Books and VideosFind resources within the PRC library catalog.

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The Reeve Foundation Paralysis Resource Center Information Specialists are reachable business weekdays, Monday through Friday, toll-free at 800-539-7309 from 9:00 am to 5:00 pm Eastern U.S. Time. International callers use 973-467-8270. You may also schedule a call or send a message online.

The information provided in the Paralysis Resource Center was supported by Cooperative Agreement number 1U59DD000838-01 from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). Its contents are solely the responsibility of the Reeve Foundation and do not necessarily represent the official views of the CDC.