Disability Resources for Effective Communication
Other Federal Resources
Other Organizational Resources
Please note: External links to other sites are intended to be informational only and do not have the endorsement of HHS and OCR.
Advancing Effective Communication, Cultural Competence, & Patient-and Family-Centered Care (A Joint Commission resource site)
Data Collection and Use: Disparities Toolkit – AWeb-based tool to collect race, ethnicity, and primary language data from patients. (The Health Research and Educational Trust)
The National Association of the Deaf – Resources for communicating with deaf and hard of hearing persons, training programs, captioning agencies, commissions on the deaf and hard of hearing, community services, interpreting agencies, and telecommunications/relay businesses.