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Parent Advocacy Brief: Understanding the Americans with Disabilities Act Amendments Act (ADAAA) and Section 504 of the Rehabiltation Act


This Parent Advocacy Brief will help you understand the changes brought about by the ADAAA, how they apply to Section 504, and how these changes may impact children with disabilities, including learning disabilities, as well as other conditions such as Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (AD/HD), Aspergers Syndrome, diabetes, asthma,and life-threatening food allergies.


ADD/ADHD After High School Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) Autism Spectrum Disorder Elementary Federal Laws High School Individual Family Service Plan (IFSP) Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA) Middle School Other Health Impairment Parent/Family Preschool Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 (504) Transition