United States Department of Health & Human Service

The Office on Disability website offers disability information, programs/initiative information, as well as information on IDEA and the latest legal information. The Office on Disability: *Serve as the focal point within HHS for the implementation and coordination of policies, programs, and special initiatives related to disabilities with the Department and with other Federal agencies; view the expectations and accomplishments. *Oversee the implementation and coordination of disability programs, policies, and special initiatives; *Heighten the interaction of programs within HHS and with Federal, State, community and valuable private sector partners; *Support plans and initiatives designed to tear down barriers facing people with disabilities, which prevent them from fully participating and contributing in an inclusive community life; *Centralize the solutions outlined in the NFI report to President Bush; and *Increase focus and awareness to help Americans living with disabilities.