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Office of the Disabled
Disability Categories

North 7th Street, 5th Floor
Phone: 913-573-5221
TDD# 913-573-5681 

Office Hours: Monday thru Friday, 8:00 am to 4:00 pm
Please call in advance to save yourself potential wait time. 

The main categories of disability are:

  • physical
  • sensory 
  • physiological
  • intellectual
A physical disability is the most common, followed by mental/behavioural and sensory. Many people with disabilities have multiple disabilities. Select one of the links below for additional informational on the disability listed below:

Disability Types


Photo boy with Service Dog 

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