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Posted byon February 3, 2015 at 5:11 PM EDT
Here's how the Obama Administration is doing more than at any other time to include people with disabilities in today's economy.
Posted byon January 30, 2015 at 11:42 AM EDT
Read six personal stories of how precision medicine has allowed for cutting-edge treatment to further individuals' health and affect the lives of everyday Americans, their families, and generations to come.
Posted byon November 14, 2014 at 3:49 PM EDT
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 4:07 PM EDT
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 8:26 AM EDT
Welcome to the West Wing Week, your guide to everything that's happening at 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue.
Posted byon September 2, 2014 at 3:09 PM EDT
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 4:18 PM EDT
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 3:25 PM EDT
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 2:31 PM EDT
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 12:45 PM EDT