Disabilities, Disabled People 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.

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Jan 12, 2017, 10:17 ET Discovery Education And 3M Search For America's 2017 Top Young Scientist; Chance For $25,000 And One-Of-A-Kind Summer Mentorship With 3M Scientists

Discovery Education and 3M are proud to announce the opening of the 10th annual Discovery Education 3M Young Scientist Challenge, the nation's...


Jan 12, 2017, 10:04 ET Veterans Tackle Unique Sport with Wounded Warrior Project

During a recent Wounded Warrior Project® (WWP) outing, a group of injured veterans and family members tried their hands at the truly unique game of...


Jan 12, 2017, 10:01 ET Muhammad Ali Parkinson Center cria o melhor programa comunitário do mundo para latino-americanos com mal de Parkinson

Um programa único e global desenvolvido pelo Muhammad Ali Parkinson Center, em Phoenix, está mudando a vida de milhares de latino-americanos...


Jan 12, 2017, 10:00 ET Muhammad Ali Parkinson Center Creates World's Leading Outreach Program for Hispanics with Parkinson's

A global, one-of-a-kind program developed by the Muhammad Ali Parkinson Center in Phoenix is changing the lives of thousands of Hispanics outside...


Jan 12, 2017, 10:00 ET Disney Ranked Most Intimate Brand among Millennials, According to MBLM's Brand Intimacy 2017 Report

Disney ranked the most intimate brand among millennials, according to MBLM's Brand Intimacy 2017 Report, which is the largest study of brands based...


Jan 12, 2017, 10:00 ET El Centro de Parkinson Muhammad Ali crea un programa de asistencia líder para hispanos con esta enfermedad

Un programa global, único en su clase, desarrollado por las autoridades del Centro de Parkinson Muhammad Ali en Phoenix está cambiando la vida de...


Jan 12, 2017, 09:21 ET Veterans, Families Spend Sweet Evening with Wounded Warrior Project

A group of Wounded Warrior Project® (WWP) veterans and family members got to experience a day in the life of a chocolatier during a recent...


Jan 12, 2017, 09:15 ET CompTIA Partners with New York Academy of Sciences to Interest Teens in Tech Careers

As part of its NextUp initiative to interest teens in tech careers, CompTIA is partnering with the New York Academy of Sciences on a series of...


Jan 12, 2017, 09:13 ET Ministers Urge Congress to Save The Word Network

Yesterday, a delegation of prominent, Christian ministers visited Capitol Hill in Washington, D.C., to appeal to Members of Congress...


Jan 12, 2017, 09:00 ET Ovation Brands® And Furr's Fresh Buffet® Launch New "Beary Great" Family Night, January 12

The Ovation Brands® portfolio of restaurants- Ryan's®, HomeTown® Buffet, Old Country Buffet®, Country Buffet®- and Furr's Fresh Buffet® are kicking...


Jan 12, 2017, 09:00 ET New DSST Exams Available to Military and Civilian Students

Prometric, a market-leading provider of test development and delivery solutions, announced two new DSST exam titles - DSST Math for Liberal Arts...


Jan 12, 2017, 09:00 ET New Research Finds EarlySense's Contact-Free Technology to be 92% Accurate Compared with Gold Standard Polysomnography

EarlySense, the market leader in contact-free continuus monitoring solutions, announced today new research that confirms high accuracy of its home...


Jan 12, 2017, 08:40 ET Author Tina Swithin Provides Resources for Survivors of Narcissistic Abuse and High-Conflict Custody Battles

Struggling through a custody battle against an individual with Narcissistic Personality Disorder (NPD) can have dire effects on one's mental,...


Jan 12, 2017, 08:40 ET Motown Legend Smokey Robinson "Seconds That Emotion" by Presenting a $1 Million Check Donated by Niagara Cares for Music Education

On the heels of his headlining performance as the 2016 "Rocker of the Year" at the annual Little Kids Rock Benefit in New York City, Smokey...


Jan 12, 2017, 08:30 ET New Free Service, 70 Strong, Launches in January for Mid-peninsula Older Adults

Older adults, ages 70 and up, have a free handy new resource to discover and learn about valuable activities and services throughout the community....


Jan 12, 2017, 08:18 ET PA Treasury Unveils New Website on PA ABLE Savings Account Program

The PA Treasury has launched a new Achieving a Better Life Experience (ABLE) Savings Program website (www.paable.gov) that provides quick and easy...


Jan 12, 2017, 08:03 ET Escape the Cold! Puerto Rico Offers a Worry-Free Beach Vacation

If your New Year's resolution is to travel more, now is the perfect time for a quick and inexpensive beach vacation. Year after year, Puerto Rico...


Jan 12, 2017, 08:03 ET Escape the Cold! Puerto Rico Offers a Worry-Free Beach Vacation

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico, Jan. 12, 2017 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ -- If your New Year's resolution is to travel more, now is the perfect time...


Jan 12, 2017, 08:00 ET Donate A Bra, Help Change A Life

Women's intimate apparel retailer, Soma, announces its 2017 Bra Donation event. With more than 1.3 million bras collected to date, this nationwide...


Jan 12, 2017, 08:00 ET National LGBT Bar Association Honors Level 3 Senior Corporate Counsel Jason Prussman

The National LGBT Bar Association – the country's largest organization of lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender (LGBT) and allied legal professionals...