ADA Web Tools

AccVerify® Publisher Add-In for Microsoft® Office.
Upcoming release will provide New Support for managing Microsoft Office documents for Section 508 Web Site Accessibility Conformance and Maintenance
Cynthia Says
Cynthia Says is an online accessibility testing solution maintained by a joint Education and Outreach project of HiSoftware, ICDRI, and the Internet Society Disability and Special Needs Chapter.
Dreamweaver ADA Accessibility Kit Extention
An extension for Dreamweaver that will assist your development team in constructing ADA compliant web sites.
HTML/XHTML Code Cleaning.
Code validation by the W3C.
Microsoft FrontPage Section 508 Tool Kit
A tool kit for Microsoft FrontPage users that will assist with identifying and fixing issues concerning Section 508.

ADA Resources

Adobe - Adobe Access A
A resource designed to help people with visual disabilities work more effectively with Adobe® software and Adobe Portable Document Format (PDF) files.
CAST - Center for Applied Special Technology
CAST is an educational, not-for-profit organization that uses technology to expand opportunities for all people, including those with disabilities.
United States Access Board
A federal agency committed to accessible web design.
A one-stop source for government web designers to learn how to make websites more usable, useful, and accessible.
HWG - HTML Writers Guild
The HTML Writers Guild is the world's largest international organization of Web authors providing resources, support, representation, and education for web authors at all skill levels.
NCAM- National Center for Accessible Media
NCAM is a research and development facility that works to make media accessible to underserved populations such as disabled persons, minority-language users, and people with low literacy skills.
WAI - W3C Web Accessability Initiative
"The power of the Web is in its universality. Access by everyone regardless of disability is an essential aspect." -- Tim Berners-Lee, W3C Director and inventor of the World Wide Web
WebAim - Web Accessibility
Expanding the Web's potential for people with disabilities.
W3C Web Content Accessibility Guidelines 1.0
Code related guidance for section 508 related issues as recommended by the W3C.
W3C Web Content Accessibility Guidelines 2.0
Code related guidance for section 508 related issues as recommended by the W3C.
W3C How People with Disabilities Use the Web
Introduction to use of the Web by people with disabilities.
W3C Checklist of Checkpoints
Itemized list of checkpoints to help in assuring your site is complying to ITD Standards and Policies for web development.

ADA Training

Information Technology Technical Assistance and Training Center
The ITTATC promotes the development of accessible electronic and information technology by providing technical assistance, training and information.

ADA Compliancy

Section 508
Section 508 requires that Federal agencies electronic and information technology is accessible to people with disabilities. The state of North Dakota is adopting this as part of their web development policy.
W3C Web Content Accessibility Guidelines 1.0
Web accessibility guidelines intended to improve accessibility for people with disabilities, and all other users.