Guidance to help 508 Program Managers and others interested in improving the accessibility of Federal IT.
Learn how to build and manage an effective IT Accessibility Program
Understand how to update your existing IT Accessibility Program to align with the Revised 508 Standards
Understand roles and responsibilities related to IT accessibility
Tools and guidance to help federal agencies adopt universal design to improve accessibility
Successful implementation of Section 508 requires strong, visible and consistent agency leadership
Federal Section 508 Program Managers (Coordinators) are responsible for organizing and supporting the implementation of Section 508 within their respective departments.
Agencies need clear policies and procedures, as well as effective governance to enforce robust training and strong accountability for Section 508 requirements.
Non-compliance with Section 508 has clear consequences that cost agencies required to manage administrative complaints and content vendor legal claims.