Handicapped, Disabled This category covers the latest news affecting people living with a disability, including peer and community support programs, and athletic and cultural opportunities, along with issues of medical assistance, treatment and care options. Find releases regarding accessibility legislation, disability rights, insurance and healthcare issues, special education, and the results of the latest research. Learn about fundraising efforts and events, as well as outreach and awareness initiatives.

Dec 15, 2015

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Dec 15, 2015

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Director of Elections Jill Gordon of Bedford County, Pennsylvania, teaches visually impaired citizens to vote privately and independently, using Hart InterCivic's accessible voting device.

Dec 14, 2015

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Dec 14, 2015

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Dec 12, 2015

09:48 ET

United Spinal Association.

Dec 10, 2015

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Dec 10, 2015

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Dec 09, 2015

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Dec 08, 2015

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Dec 08, 2015

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Dec 07, 2015

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Dec 06, 2015

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Dec 04, 2015

14:05 ET

L to R: Dr. Cynthia Green, one of America's foremost experts on brain health and president of Total Brain Health; Steve Sarns, vice president of sales and marketing at NuStep, Inc., and Carrie Richardson, Alzheimer's advocate and NuStep ambassador, promoted The Longest Day 2016 event at a recent conference in New Orleans.

Dec 03, 2015

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Dec 03, 2015

10:42 ET

Through the Peer Support program offered by Wounded Warrior Project, Ron Hurtado (left) has rediscovered his sense of purpose and now leads his own triathlon team.

Dec 03, 2015

10:00 ET

Dec 03, 2015

09:50 ET

"On our first stop, we crossed over the 4th St. bridge onto Spring St. and came across this group. I’m fascinated by faces, and due to my vision limitations, I only really get a strong connection to them after the fact. The sense of community and anticipation here captures the spirit of the event."

Dec 03, 2015

08:30 ET

Dec 02, 2015

09:28 ET

National Federation of the Blind logo

Dec 02, 2015

07:00 ET

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