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Posted byon April 26, 2012 at 4:45 PM EDT
The Affordable Care Act helps all Americans, including people with disabilities and seniors, live at home with the supports they need, rather than in nursing homes or other institutions, and participate in communities that value their contributions.
Posted byon April 20, 2012 at 7:47 PM EDT
Injured servicemembers take a spin around the South Lawn as part of a four day ride to raise awareness of their cause
Posted byon April 12, 2012 at 2:17 PM EDT
More than 150 nursing organizations and 500 nursing schools throughout America will arm our nation's nurses with a better understanding of Post-Traumatic Stress Syndrome and Traumatic Brain Injury in the coming years.
Posted byon March 22, 2012 at 1:05 PM EDT
Melissa Stockwell, and two of her fellow triathelete friends, founded Dare2tri Paratriathlon Club as a way for disbaled athletes to remain active and stay encouraged knowing they can do anything.
Posted byon March 20, 2012 at 10:13 AM EDT
Vanessa thought she had excellent health insurance, until her son was born with birth defects. He met his million-dollar lifetime limit and the family was told he was no longer eligble for insurance. The Affordable Care Act changed that.
Implementing Section 508: Improving Access to Government Information and Data for Persons with DisabilitiesPosted byon March 19, 2012 at 10:50 AM EDT
Before proceeding with development of the strategic plan enhancing the White House's commitment to Section 508, the Administration shares why the input of the people is vitally important.
Posted byon February 23, 2012 at 8:11 PM EDT
Peter V. Berns, CEO of The Arc for People with Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities, reflects on the positive experience of participating in The Arc's Community Leaders Briefing at the White House.
Posted byon February 14, 2012 at 11:08 AM EDT
The President’s 2013 budget will work to help and to expand opportunities for people with disabilities.
Posted byon February 9, 2012 at 12:38 PM EDT
In response to an aging population and a disease that afflicts 5.1 million Americans – devastating the lives of the individuals suffering from it and placing strain on their families and loved ones – the Administration proposes a historic $156 million investment to combat Alzheimer's disease.
Posted byon February 6, 2012 at 10:08 AM EDT
Tom Perez announces a settlement agreement in Virginia which fulfills the promise of Olmstead v. L.C. for Virginians with disabilities.