Lansing Community College

International

Association on Higher Education and Disability (AHEAD)

Develops and enforces improvements to disability accessibility policies in higher education.

 


International Dyslexia Association

Non-profit organization dedicated to helping individuals with dyslexia, their families, and the communities that support them.

Dyslexia screening, resources, events, and provider locations.

 


National Advocacy & Non-Profits

American Council of the Blind

The American Council of the Blind strives to increase the independence, security, equality of opportunity, and quality of life, for all blind and visually-impaired people.

Information on the blind community and resources for the blind and visually-impaired.

 


American Foundation for the Blind (AFB)

The mission of the American Foundation for the Blind is to create a world of no limits for people who are blind or visually impaired.

Expanding possibilities for people with vision loss. A hub for resources and advocacy with a focus for vision-impaired students.

 


American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA)

Making effective communication, a human right, accessible and achievable for all.

Hearing screening, hearing aid purchasing assistance, and advocacy for speech and hearing impairment.

 


Job Accommodation Network (JAN)

Information on a variety of disability-related topics with an emphasis on accommodations in the workplace.

 


Learning Disabilities Association of America (LDA)

Diagnosis assistance, community support, and advocacy.

 


National Federation for the Blind (NFB)

Job placement assistance, assistive resources for everyday life, and advocacy for the blind and legally blind.

NFB Scholarship Program

 


State and Federal

Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA)

Government site for the ADA.

 


Bureau of Services for Blind Persons

Job training and placement services.

Includes braille and talking book library.

 


Michigan Rehabilitation Services

Job placement assistance.

 


Lansing Area

Disability Network Capital Area

Information on assistive technology, independent living skills, the transition process to assistive living, etc.

 


CATA Spec-Tran

Spec-Tran is CATA's Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) complementary paratransit service for people unable to use CATA's fixed-route system.

 


Comprehensive Psychological Services, P.C.

Psychological and neuropsychological evaluations.

 


PAR Rehabilitative Services

Neuropsychological, psychological, ADHD, and learning disability evaluations.

 


Assistive Technology

American Printing House for the Blind

Accessible products and texts for the blind and vision-impaired.

The Louis Database for alternative text
APH Catalog

 


Freedom Scientific

Accessible computer software and other products for vision-impairment.

 


Humanware

Accessible products for vision impairment.

 


Independent Living Aids, LLC

Accessible products for impaired vision, hearing or mobility.

 


LearningAlly

Vision or print accommodation needs.

 


Maxi Aids

Accessible products for impaired vision, hearing or mobility

 


Scholarships

Genevieve Macomber Scholarship

Ms. Genevieve Macomber was a lovely woman who took language classes for sheer enjoyment years ago at Lansing Community College while using accommodations for her visual impairment through the Center for Student Access. Upon her death, Ms. Macomber left an endowment to LCC's Foundation to use as a scholarship for special needs students at Lansing Community College.

Genevieve Macomber Scholarship

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Contact Us

The Center for Student Access

Email: lcc-accessibility@lcc.edu
Phone: 517-483-1924
Fax: 517-483-9645

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