Alabama

Demographic Data

Total state population
4,903,185
Total number of people with disabilities
15.9%
Breakdown by category of disability
Hearing difficulty
4.4%
Vision difficulty
3.1%
Cognitive difficulty
6.3%
Ambulatory difficulty
9.3%
Self-care difficulty
3.3%
Independent living difficulty
7.4%
Race/ethnicity breakdown
White
67.8%
Black or African American
26.9%
American Indian and Alaskan Native
0.5%
Asian
1.3%
Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander
0.0%
Hispanic or Latino
4.5%
Other Race
1.5%
Two or more Races
1.9%

Employment and unemployment rates for people with disabilities

Employment rate for People with Disabilities (PwD)
27.5%
Unemployment rate for PwD
Number of PwD not working but actively looking for work
7.6%

Poverty rate for people with disabilities

Unemployment rate for PwD
27.5%

Number of AoD grantee programs across the country

Montgomery Center for Independent Living
345 Molton Street
Montgomery, AL 36104
Phone: 334-240-2520
Independent Living Resources of Greater Birmingham, Inc. dba Disability Rights and Resources
1418 Six Avenue, North
Birmingham, AL 35203
Phone: 205-251-2223
ED:Daniel Kessler
Mobile Independent Living Center
5301 Moffett Road, Suite 110
Mobile, AL 36618
Phone: 251-460-0301
ED:Ted Alvis
ED:Darryl Powell
Civitan International Research Center & Sparks Clinics
The University of Alabama at Birmingham
933 19th Street South, CH19 Room 307(Location)
1720 2nd Avenue South, CH19 Room 307 (Mailing)
Birmingham, AL 35294-0021
Main Phone: 205-934-5471
Toll Free Number: 800-822-2472
Main Fax: 205-975-2380
PADD/PAIMI/PAIR/PABSS/PAAT/PATBI/PAVA
Alabama Disabilities Advocacy Program
The University of Alabama
Box 870395
Tuscaloosa, AL 35487-0395
Phone: (205) 348-4928
Toll Free: (800) 826-1675
TDD: (205) 348-9484
FAX: (205) 348-3909
CAP
State of Alabama Client Assistance Program
400 Union Street
Montgomery, AL 36104
Phone: (800) 228-3231
FAX: (334) 230-9765
Alabama Department of Rehabilitation
ED:April Turner
ED:Karen Coffey