Monthly Archives: October 2013

Keeping the Promise of the ADA: Unequal Justice for Disabled Victims of Murder

To commemorate the 23rd Anniversary of the passage of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), the White House honored eight “Champions of Change,” young people with disabilities who are having a significant impact on their communities. The Champions of Change … Continue reading

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Young Adults Should Be Invincible

The following is a cross-post from Disruptive Women in Healthcare. The Affordable Care Act has changed the way many young adults think about their health. This is in part due to the fact that, according to the Commonwealth Fund, 15 … Continue reading

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Connecting Families to Disability Employment Awareness Efforts

The idea that people with disabilities can and should be employed has come a long way in recent decades.  As a society, we have progressed from a paradigm of low expectations for employment to today’s exciting efforts to spread the … Continue reading

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