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Posted byon November 14, 2014 at 2:49 PM EST
The Affordable Care Act (ACA) is making health insurance coverage more affordable and accessible for millions of Americans. With the passage of this law, individuals and families have more control over their care -- especially individuals with disabilities.
Posted byon October 29, 2014 at 3:07 PM EST
This October marks the 8th anniversary of National Bullying Prevention Awareness Month. Begun in 2006, the initiative exists to educate, raise awareness, and prevent mistreatment of youth in schools. T
Posted byon October 10, 2014 at 7:26 AM EST
Welcome to the West Wing Week, your guide to everything that's happening at 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue.
Posted byon September 2, 2014 at 2:09 PM EST
We’re asking you to help us identify and honor innovators who are breaking down barriers to the middle class by providing employment opportunities for workers with disabilities, including workers with significant disabilities.
Posted byon August 11, 2014 at 3:18 PM EST
The Autism CARES Act of 2014, which reauthorizes the Combating Autism Act, continues important investments in research, prevalence monitoring and services for both children and adults on the autism spectrum.
Posted byon July 25, 2014 at 2:25 PM EST
The Americans with Disabilities Act transformed American society for people with disabilities. It provided for full participation, independent living, and economic self-sufficiency for those of us living with disabilities, and also provided Americans with disabilities with legal remedies to safeguard all of those rights.
Posted byon June 20, 2014 at 1:31 PM EST
How the disability and LGBTQ+ communitites can find strength in working together, and how the common ground between the two communities has impacted Dylan Orr's life and career.
Posted byon June 20, 2014 at 11:45 AM EST
Posted byon April 4, 2014 at 3:20 PM EST
Posted byon March 6, 2014 at 3:09 PM EST
Last week the White House Office of Public Engagement hosted a disability issues oriented event as part of our observance of National African American History Month under this year’s theme of Civil Rights in America.