Service Animals

Blind black man walks with service dog

The only species of service animal recognized under Title II and Title III of the Americans with Disability Act (ADA) are dogs and miniature horses.[1] North Carolina state law does not have a similar limitation.[2] Title […]

Restoration to Competency

Adult man with down syndrome stands indoors in his kitchen at home

This information packet provides step-by-step instructions for petitioning for restoration to competency, including sample forms.

ADA Title III (Public Places)

Man in Wheelchair enjoying Nature with Daughter Girl in Outside zoo park on a sunny day.

What Is the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA)? The Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) is a federal civil rights law protecting people from discrimination based on disability. It requires public […]

ADA Title II (State and Local Government)

Charlotte North Carolina light rail transportation moving system

Access, Accessibility and Advocacy The Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) is a federal civil rights law that provides protections against discrimination based on disability. It guarantees equal opportunity for individuals with disabilities in places of public […]

Resolving Disputes with Public Entities

Portrait of young blind Asian woman using smart phone with voice accessibility in creative space

Using ADA Coordinators and Grievance Procedures to Resolve Disputes Do you believe you have been denied equal access to a program or service offered by a public entity because of […]