Accessibility Resources

Interested in offering accessibility services for people with disabilities at your theatre but don’t know where to start? The Chicago Cultural Accessibility Consortium has a number of resources available to help your company.

Download the CCAC Resource document to get started.

ADA (Americans with Disabilities Act) for Places of Public Accommodations (Title III)
2010 ADA Title III Regulations

ADA Design Standards
2010 ADA Standards for Accessible Design

Guide to ADA Standards
ADA Standards by United States Access Board

Guide to ABA (Architectural Barriers Act) Standards
ABA Standards by United States Access Board

Mayor’s Office for People with Disabilities

Free, Confidential ADA Technical Assistance and Training
Great Lakes ADA Center

Free Downloadable Access Symbols
Graphic Artists Guild’s Downloadable Access Symbols

Easy Access Chicago
Online brochure highlighting accessible information when visiting

Chicago Guidelines for Accessible Presentations
MAC has a helpful set of guidelines to ensure your presentations are accessible to everyone

Guidelines for Print Document Design
American Printing House for the Blind’s guidelines

Leadership Exchange in Arts and Disability (LEAD)
LEAD Conference Information and Cultural Access Resources