Mayor's Office for People with Disabilities

Helpful Numbers

Helpful resource links for people with disabilities 

  • ADA Home Page (Information and Technical Assistance)
  • Community Youth Services - (CYS) handbook (.pdf)
  • Family Law Handbook
    • This handbook, in a question and answer format, gives a broad overview of topics regarding issues and rights of family members
    • Houston Bar Association Family Law Section 1001 Fannin, Suite 1300, Houston, TX 77002
  • Higher Education for People with Disabilities
    • Directory of schools and colleges in 100+ programs of study and national scholarship information for people with disabilities
  • Senior Guidance Directory
    • a comprehensive listing of resources and services available to support the needs of older adults and persons with disabilities
  • Social Security Red Book
    • (developed by Social Security Administration Office of Disability and Income Security Programs) - a summary guide to employment supports for individuals with disabilities under the Social Security Disability Insurance and Supplemental Security Income Programs.
  • Ticket to Work
    • The Ticket to Work Program provides most people receiving Social Security benefits (beneficiaries) more choices for receiving employment services. Call 866.968.7842