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= <span style="font-size:medium"><span style="font-family: tahoma,geneva,sans-serif">About</span></span><br/> =
 
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<span style="font-size:small">AccessGA, <span style="font-size:small">Georgia’s Accessible ICT Initiative, </span>is a pilot initiative of the [http://ada.georgia.gov/technical-assistance State of Georgia ADA Coordinator's Office] and [http://amacusg.org/index.php AMAC Accessibility], a program of the University System of Georgia housed at the Georgia Institute of Technology College of Architecture. Its design and purpose is to support Georgia state agency employees and ensure their information technology outlets are accessible to customers possessing a wide range of disabilities.</span>
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<span style="font-family:verdana,geneva,sans-serif"><span style="font-size: small">AccessGA, <span style="font-size: small">Georgia’s Accessible ICT Initiative, </span>is a joint initiative of the [http://ada.georgia.gov/technical-assistance State of Georgia ADA Coordinator's Office] and [http://amacusg.org/index.php the Georgia Institute of Technology's AMAC Accessibility Solutions and Research Center], and the Georgia Technology Authority. Its design and purpose </span><span style="font-size:small">is to support Georgia state agencies with Information and Communication Technology (ICT) accessibility, promoting equal and timely access for employees and customers with a wide range of disabilities.</span></span>
 
 
<span style="font-size:small">AccessGA, replaces the AccessIT initiative which was named after the University of Washington national award winning program with the same name. The University of Washington AccessIT project was a five-year, grant funded initiative created by the National Institute of Disability and Rehabilitation Research (NIDRR) of the U.S. Department of Education. The grant concluded in September 2006.</span>
 
 
 
<span style="font-size:small">Visit the [https://www.washington.edu/accessit/ University of Washington AccessIT] project to learn more about their important work in the field of accessible information technology. Additional agency projects and initiatives may be found within the AccessGA resource section.</span>
 
 
 
<span style="font-size:small">The goal of AccessGA initiative is to capitalize on national and international resources, providing Georgia State Agencies with current information and direct technical assistance and training.</span>
 
  
 
= <span style="font-size:medium"><span style="font-family: tahoma,geneva,sans-serif">AccessGA Overview</span></span><br/> =
 
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<span style="font-size:small"><span style="font-family: tahoma,geneva,sans-serif">[http://www.georgiacourts.org/ Administrative Office of the Courts]<br/>[http://www.usg.edu/ Board of Regents of the University System of Georgia]</span><br/>[http://www.gcdd.org/ Georgia Council on Developmental Disabilities]<br/><span style="font-family: tahoma,geneva,sans-serif">[http://www.dca.state.ga.us/ Georgia Department of Community Affairs]</span><br/>[http://gsfic.georgia.gov/ Georgia State Financing and Investment Commission]<br/><span style="font-family: tahoma,geneva,sans-serif">[https://gvra.georgia.gov/vocational-rehabilitation-program Georgia Vocational Rehabilitation Agency]</span></span>
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<span style="font-size:small"><span style="font-family: tahoma,geneva,sans-serif">[http://www.georgiacourts.org/ Administrative Office of the Courts]</span><br/>[http://www.gcdd.org/ Georgia Council on Developmental Disabilities]<br/><span style="font-family: tahoma,geneva,sans-serif">[http://www.dca.state.ga.us/ Georgia Department of Community Affairs]</span><br/>[http://gsfic.georgia.gov/ Georgia State Financing and Investment Commission]<br/><span style="font-family: tahoma,geneva,sans-serif">[https://gvra.georgia.gov/vocational-rehabilitation-program Georgia Vocational Rehabilitation Agency]</span></span><br/><span style="font-size:small"><span style="font-family: tahoma,geneva,sans-serif">[http://www.usg.edu/ University System of Georgia]</span></span>
  
 
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Revision as of 14:54, 13 May 2014

About

AccessGA, Georgia’s Accessible ICT Initiative, is a joint initiative of the State of Georgia ADA Coordinator's Office and the Georgia Institute of Technology's AMAC Accessibility Solutions and Research Center, and the Georgia Technology Authority. Its design and purpose is to support Georgia state agencies with Information and Communication Technology (ICT) accessibility, promoting equal and timely access for employees and customers with a wide range of disabilities.

AccessGA Overview

 

How Does AccessGA Work?

Participating agencies will have access to tools and resources to address their accessibility needs, including a knowledge base wiki, a support request utility for obtaining targeted information, with tracking and reporting features, accessibility evaluations and a network of support for exchanging best practices, feedback and advice.

State Agencies Accessibility Stories

University System of Georgia Accessibility

GeorgiaGov Accessibility

Service Categories

AccessGA Agencies Network

Administrative Office of the Courts
Georgia Council on Developmental Disabilities
Georgia Department of Community Affairs
Georgia State Financing and Investment Commission
Georgia Vocational Rehabilitation Agency

University System of Georgia

Shared Resources

Events

Events Calendar