Topic of the Month

Topic of the Month is a way for AINC to use listener feedback to produce and highlight content that is important to our audience. For each month, we will publish a variety of podcasts, audio editions, resources, and more on all of our platforms.

This page contains a compilation of the media assets. Check back each month for new topics!

October Topic:

Self Advocacy and Legal Rights

  • Legal Resources
  • Legal Rights and the ADA
  • Real World Situations

Explore Content:

Rocky Mountain ADA

Training & resources on the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA).

Voice/TTY: 800-949-4232
ASL/Deaf/HoH:
719-358-2460

Be My Eyes (Mobile App)

Connects people needing sighted support with volunteers and companies through live video around the world.

Download Be My Eyes

Aira (Mobile App)

For people who are blind or have low vision, that provides visual interpretation by trained Agents for just about any task, safely and securely, on your terms.

Download Aira

Disability Law Colorado

Protecting the rights of Coloradans of all ages since 1976.

Denver Office: 800-288-1376

Grand Junction Office: 800-531-2105

US Access Board

Promotes equality for people with disabilities through leadership in accessible design and the development of accessibility guidelines and standards.

Call: 202-272-0080

Email: info@access-board.gov

Lyft/Uber Accessibility

If you have experienced accessibility issues with Lyft or Uber, like service animal denial, you can contact them for assistance, or they will investigate and help resolve the issue.

Lyft Accessibility Feedback. OR call 1-844-554-1297 to report a driver for service animal denial

Uber Accessibility Help Center

US Department of Justice

The Disability Rights Section helps people with disabilities through enforcement, regulation and technical assistance.

Call: 202-307-0663

Talk to an ADA Specialist: 800-514-0301 (voice) or 800-514-0383 (TTY)

Lighthouse for the blind

Making jobs accessible for employees who are blind and DeafBlind.

Call: 900-914-7307

Closeup of dog with "service dog" vest and white cane infront

October 7, 2022

5 Self-Advocacy Scenarios for People with Vision Loss

Learn about these common scenarios in everyday life, your legal rights to accessibility, and what you can do…

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Upcoming Topics:

  • November: Disability Awareness and Education
  • December: Adapting to Vision and Hearing Loss
  • January: Independent Living

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