ADA TITLE II ACCOMMODATION REQUEST
Pursuant to Title II of the Americans with Disabilities Act the Florida State Courts System will
make reasonable modifications in policies, practices, and procedures; furnish auxiliary aids and
services; and afford program accessibility through the provision of accessible facilities, the
relocation of services or programs, or the provision of services at alternative sites, as
appropriate and necessary.
Examples of auxiliary aids or services that the State Courts System may provide for qualified
individuals with disabilities include:
- Assistive listening devices
- Qualified ASL or other types of interpreters for persons with hearing loss
- Communication access real-time translation / Real-time transcription services
- Accessible formats such as large print, Braille, electronic document, or audio tapes
- Qualified readers
Accommodations that are granted by the state courts are made at no cost to qualified
individuals with disabilities.
ADA TITLE II ACCOMMODATION REQUEST FORM
This form was developed for use by individuals with disabilities who may require a
modification in a policy, provision of an auxiliary aid or service, or assignment to an accessible
location in order to participate in a court proceeding or other court service, program, or activity
that is covered by Title II of the Americans with Disabilities Act. Court employees with
disabilities who need a reasonable accommodation to be able to perform the essential
functions of their jobs should contact their immediate supervisor, the ADA coordinator for their
court, the OSCA Office of Personnel Services, or the State Courts ADA Coordinator.
If you are an individual with a disability who needs an accommodation in order to participate in
a court proceeding or other court service, program, or activity, you are entitled, at no cost to
you, to the provision of certain assistance. Requests for accommodations may be presented on
the form below, in another written format, or orally. Please complete the form below (choose the form for the county where the accommodation is being requested) and return it as far in advance as possible, but at least seven (7) days before your scheduled court appearance or other court activity. Please see contact information below and select the contact from the county where the accommodation is being requested.
To download the correct Accommodation form, please choose the County your court proceeding or other court service, program or activity covered by Title II of the Americans with Disabilities Act is in so we can route your request to the appropriate contact:
ADA TITLE II GRIEVANCE:
Click Here for ADA Title II Grievance Procedure & Form
LEE COUNTY: James Sullivan
Operations Division Manager
Phone: (239) 533-1700
Fax: (239) 533-1733
CHARLOTTE COUNTY: Jon Embury
Admin. Svc. Mgr.
Phone: (941) 637-2110
Fax: (941) 637-2283
COLLIER COUNTY: Charles Rice
Admin. Svc. Mgr.
Phone: (239) 252-8800
Fax: (239) 774-8818
GLADES & HENDRY COUNTY: Dawn Oliver
Court Operations Manager
Phone: (863) 675-5229