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State & Local Disability Services

American Council of the Blind .................... 1-800-424-8666
http://www.acb.org/
National information, referral, and consumer advocacy group.

AT&T
Telecommunications Center for Customers with Disabilities.................... 1-800-855-4000
North Carolina Telecommunications Relay Service.................... 7-1-1
Relay NC.................... 1-800-735-8262
TTY/TTD.................... 1-800-676-3777 or 1-800-735-2962
AT&T Special Needs http://www.att.com/gen/general?pid=10190
Billing inquiries, to apply for reduced rates on long-distance calls carried by AT&T (for people whose disability requires use of a text telephone), to request a copy of the text telephone (TTY) directory, and other services for customers with disabilities. Some long-distance companies offer special rates, free services, or special equipment for people with disabilities; call your long-distance company to inquire.

AT&T
Operator Assistance and Directory Assistance TTY (for deaf only).................... 1-800-855-1155
http://www.att.com/gen/general?pid=10210
There is a charge for these services. Call your long-distance company for information about how to apply for free long-distance TTY Directory Assistance.

AT&T TTY Directory.................... 1-800-982-2891
TTY (for deaf only).................... 1-800-251-5325
Directory of TTY (teletype and text telephone) residential and business numbers for nine-state Southeastern U.S. region.

Department of Motor Vehicles.................... 910-350-2005 (North) or 910-251-5747 (South)
(North): DMV Building, US 17N, One Station Road, 28405
(South): South Square Plaza, 2390 B-5 Carolina Beach Road, 28401
DMV Handicapped Placards & Plates: http://www.ncdot.gov/dmv/vehicle/plates/handicapped/
To apply for a handicapped license or placard, print form for physician to complete.

EMERGENCY (Voice and TTY).................... 911

New Hanover County Emergency Management & 911: http://em911.nhcgov.com/

New Hanover County Social Services, Adult: http://socialservices.nhcgov.com/services/adult/

New Hanover County Senior Resource Center: http://src.nhcgov.com/

North Carolina Division of Aging http://www.dhhs.state.nc.us/aging/

Division of Services for the Deaf and the Hard of Hearing - Wilmington Regional Resource Center........ 1-800-205-9915 or TTY 1-800-205-9916
http://www.ncdhhs.gov/dsdhh/rrc/wilmington/wilmington.htm

North Carolina ADA State Resource Network