Resource List for Students with Disabilities

Department of Vocational Rehabilitation (VR) Services (Department of Labor)
Eligible persons with disabilities work with VR to obtain employment. Services may include: work interest inventory, psychological testing, college tuition and book costs, etc. www.dol.state.ga.us
Dalton office: 706-272-2303

GROUP: Georgia Rehabilitation Outreach Program
Assists Georgians with disabilities who receive Supplemental Security Income (SSI), Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI), or both, to obtain, regain, and maintain self-supporting employment. Provides information and counseling about how employment will impact your benefits.
www.vocrehabga.org
Toll free number: 1-866-489-0001

LD Adults of Georgia
Mission is to provide information to, advocate for, and increase public awareness of adults with learning disabilities and/or attention deficit disorders.
State office: 770-514-8088

The Regents Center for Learning Disorders at Georgia State University (Atlanta)
Provides comprehensive evaluations by qualified licensed professionals with experience in evaluating adults with learning disorders, ADHD, Acquired Brain Injury, and psychological/psychiatric impairments.
www.gsu.edu/rcld
404-413-6245

Department of Homeland Security—Ready Program
Provides information regarding disaster preparation and recovery for individuals with disabilities.
www.ready.gov

Substance Abuse Resources and Disability Issues (SARDI)
Provides information regarding the risk of substance abuse for individuals with disabilities.
www.med.wright.edu/citar/sardi
937-259-1384

Blind and Low Vision Services of North Georgia (Smyrna)
Offers a variety of services and support for individuals with visual impairments.
www.BLVSgeorgia.org
770-432-7280

Pass it on Center
Recycle, refurbish, and exchange Assistive Technology.
www.passitoncenter.org
1-800-497-8665

Tech-Able
Provides and demonstrates Assistive Technology. Also provides a lending library, resource and referral, vision services, and assessments.
www.techable.org
770-922-6768

Tools for Life
Increases access to assistive technology devices and assistive technology services for Georgians of all ages and disabilities.
www.gatfl.org
1-800-497-8665

Dalton State, 650 College Drive, Dalton, GA 30720
706.272.4436 • 1.800.829.4436 • www.daltonstate.edu