Atlanta, GA - The Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) became law in 1990. The ADA is a civil rights law that prohibits discrimination against individuals with disabilities in all areas of public life, including jobs, schools, transportation, and all public and private places that are open to the general public. The purpose of the law is to make sure that people with disabilities have the same rights and opportunities as everyone else
On July 26, 2021 the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) turns 31! Celebrate the passage of this life-changing policy, and tell us your story! Use any media of your choosing (video, pictures, written word, or other). Then post to social media using #ADA31, #ADAanniversary, or #ThanksToTheADA!