Telephone Numbers for Federal Agencies
This list contains the names, telephone numbers and Internet addresses of federal agencies and other organizations that provide information about the Americans with Disabilities Act and informal guidance in understanding and complying with the ADA.
Federal Communications Commission
Enforces Title IV telecommunications provisions of the ADA
U.S. Access Board
Develops accessibility guidelines and standards
U.S. Department of Education/Office for Civil Rights,Washington, D.C.
Enforces the ADA in public schools at all levels, including higher education
California Office: 415-486-5555
Arizona Office: 303-844-5695
Hawaii and Nevada Office: 206-607-1600
U.S. Department of Justice - ADA Information Line
Enforces the Titles II (state and local government) and Title III (places of public accommodations -private businesses) provisions of the ADA
U.S. Department of Transportation - ADA Assistance Line
The Federal Transit Administration, Office of Civil Rights' hotline answers questions regarding public transit agencies' compliance with the ADA.
TTY: Use relay service
U.S. Department of Transportation, Office of Aviation Enforcement and Proceedings, Aviation Consumer Protection Division
Enforces the Air Carrier Access Act which prohibits discrimination on the basis of disability in air travel
U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission
Enforces the Title I employment provisions of the ADA