Resources for people with disabilities, both on and off campus
The Resource Center for Persons with Disabilities - (517) 884-7273 (phone) or (517) 355-1293 (TTY)
The RCPD leads Michigan State University in maximizing ability and opportunity for full participation by persons with disabilities. RCPD provides disability-related information and referrals; identifies populations, documents disability, and conducts needs assessments; facilitates reasonable accommodations; and provides disability-related technical assistance, auxiliary aids/services, advocacy and training.
Awareness and Explorations in Ability Resources from the RCPD
These resources are for the faculty and the greater MSU community to learn about current issues, organizations, technology and legislation regarding disabilities. They are intended to help people understand and work with people who have disabilities. There are also volunteer and employment opportunities listed on this page.
Community Resources and External Links
The U.S. federal government website for information on disability programs and services nationwide. The site connects people with disabilities, their families and caregivers to helpful resources on topics such as how to apply for disability benefits, find a job, get health care or pay for accessible housing.
Michigan Disability Resource Directory - (517) 335-6004 or 877-499-6232 (both numbers voice/TTY)
The Michigan Commission on Disability Concerns and Division on Deaf and Hard of Hearing located within the Department of Labor and Economic Growth have developed this directory to help individuals and families locate disability services in an easy-to-use resource directory.