|Office of Disability Services
|County Recognizes Outstanding Residents with Disabilities
with annual Donald J. Sykes
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The Office of Disability Services plans, develops,
and works in coordination with the various supportive services
for individuals of any age who have a disability. The office works
in coordination with the Atlantic County Disabled Citizens Advisory
here for more information about this advisory board.
Services include: information and referral; client advocacy
and consumer education. Services are coordinated with the NJ Division
of Disability Services. Click
here to visit their website. The Office of Disability Services
coordinates a network of information and cooperation among agencies
servicing residents with disabilities to insure their needs
are considered in local, state and national policy and plans.
The office provides technical advice and consultation regarding
laws, regulations and issues affecting individuals with disabilities.
National policy information is available directly from the Americans
with Disabilities Act (ADA) Technical Assistance Program website. Click
here to visit this site.
Contact Kathleen Quish, Administrator of Disability Services, at
645-7700, ext. 4519.
The Total Living Center, a nonprofit organization, provides direct
services to Atlantic County residents through an agreement with
Atlantic County government. Total Living Center is co-located in
the Atlantic County Office Building, 1333 Atlantic Ave., in Atlantic
City, NJ. For help with technical assistance, such as completing
applications or for advocacy and information and referral, contact
Total Living Center representatives by calling 345-6700, ext. 2831,
in Atlantic City the TDD is (609) 348-5551. Total
Living Center's Absecon Office is located at The Courtyard, Suite
B-8, 707 White Horse Pike, Absecon, NJ 08201 and the phone number
here to visit the Total Living Center's website - www.tlcenter.org.