Legal Resources

Legal resources for people with disabilities.

Disability Rights, Access & Resources

Learn more about how disability laws and regulations apply in your situation and where you can explore sources of support

Disability Law Center (DLC) 

DLC is a private, non-profit organization responsible for providing protection and advocacy for the rights of Massachusetts residents with disabilities.

Disability Plates and Placard Regulations 

Information on criteria for determining disability, placard design, parking space provisions and enforcement / penalties. Also has links to relevant Massachusetts statutes.

Disability-Related Laws and Regulations

Provided by the U.S. Department of Labor Employment & Training Administration

A Guide to Disability Rights Laws

Guide provides an overview of Federal civil rights laws that ensure equal opportunity for people with disabilities.’ Provided by the U.S. Department of Justice.

Massachusetts Legal Services 

Legal services for people with disabilities and others.

Massachusetts Court System ADA Accessibility Policy

Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) Coordinators provide aids and services to people with disabilities.

Department of Justice (DOJ):  ADA Home Page 

Information and technical assistance on the Americans with Disabilities Act.