Mobile Advisory Commission for the Disabled

NOTICE: The purpose of the MACD web site is to serve as a informational resource for people with disabilities to help them locate disability-related service organizations and businesses, receive feedback from people with disabilities in the Mobile area, and disseminate disability-related information. No endorsement is expressed or implied for any organization and/or business listed on this site. NEVER GIVE OUT FINANCIAL INFORMATION - bank account number, social security number, etc.


Disaboom -

Good general social information website on disability issues.

Family Village -

Global community integrating information, resources, and communication opportunities on the Internet for
persons with cognitive and other disabilities, for their families, and for those that provide them services and support.

Family Voices -

Aims to achieve family-centered care for all children and youth with special health care needs and/or disabilities.

National Dissemination Center for Children with Disabilities -

Providing information on: Disabilities in children and youth; Programs and services for infants, children, and youth
with disabilities; IDEA, the nation's special education law; No Child Left Behind, the nation's general education law;
and, Research-based information on effective practices for children with disabilities.

National Multiple Sclerosis Society -

Helping people living with MS by funding cutting-edge research, driving change through advocacy, facilitating professional
education, and providing programs and services that help people with MS and their families move their lives forward.

Post-Polio Support, Alabama-Florida-Mississippi Gulf Coast -
Welcome survisors and friends from around the world! Online community for
polio survivors with links for support organizations and other resources

Schizophrenics Anonymous -

Schizophrenia And Related Disorders Alliance of America, also known as SARDAA,
promotes improvement in the lives of people with schizophrenia and their families.

Southern Poverty Law Center -

The SPLC legal department fights all forms of discrimination and works to protect society's most
vulnerable members, handling innovative cases that few lawyers are willing to take.

The Wheelchair Recycler -

Recycling, refurbishing and reclaiming used electric power wheelchairs and scooters as well as other durable medical equipment.

United Cerebral Palsy -
The leading source of information on cerebral palsy and is a pivotal advocate for the rights of persons with any disability.