Resources for Health Care Providers

“Removing Barriers to Health Care A Guide for Health Professionals” was produced by The Center for Universal Design and The North Carolina Office on Disability and Health. It is available online and in print. Please visit: http://www.fpg.unc.edu/~ncodh/rbar/

“Breaking Down Barriers to Health Care for Women with Disabilities” is a paper published in 2004 by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Offices on Disability and Women’s Health. A PDF of this paper is available at:

“ADA Accessibility Guidelines for Buildings and Facilities” (ADAAG). Web searchable or PDF versions of this document are available at:

Breast Health Access For Women with Disabilities (BHAWD) is a California organization with several resources for in and out-of-state medical professionals, as well as women living with disabilities. To download or purchase the following publications please visit: http://www.bhawd.org

The Department of Health and Human Services, Illness and Disabilities page has links to useful information for women with disabilities, caretakers, health professionals, and researchers. Please visit at: http://www.4woman.gov/wwd/



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