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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Mar 23, 2017, 11:53 ET eMerge Americas 2017: Inscrições abertas para o maior congresso de tecnologia do Sul da Flórida

O eMerge Americas, o congresso de tecnologia que conecta companhias com líderes governamentais e empresas da América do Norte, América Latina e...


Mar 23, 2017, 11:29 ET Cooke Foundation Awards $225,000 in Good Neighbor Grants

The Jack Kent Cooke Foundation has awarded $225,000 in Good Neighbor Grants to eight nonprofit organizations to support academic and arts...


Mar 23, 2017, 11:03 ET Wyndham Grand llega a Belice con destino de lujo y cinco estrellas

En continuidad a su decidido desarrollo en América Latina y el Caribe, Wyndham Hotel Group, el gigante hotelero con presencia internacional...


Mar 23, 2017, 11:00 ET GlassesUSA.com Teams Up With Pediatric Psychologist To Help Kids Adjust To Wearing Glasses

Wearing glasses as a kid can be tough. With that in mind, GlassesUSA.com, the leading online retailer for prescription eyewear, recently teamed up...


Mar 23, 2017, 11:00 ET Launch of Alto, America's First Advantage Club for People with Disabilities

Alto, America's first advantage club for people with disabilities and their families announces its launch today. Alto is designed to be the...


Mar 23, 2017, 11:00 ET Launch of Alto, America's First Advantage Club for People with Disabilities

Alto, America's first advantage club for people with disabilities and their families announces its launch today. Alto is designed to be the...


Mar 23, 2017, 10:45 ET Wyndham Grand chega a Belize com luxuoso destino cinco estrelas

Continuando o seu ousado desenvolvimento na América Latina e no Caribe, o Wyndham Hotel Group, o gigante hoteleiro com uma presença global sem...


Mar 23, 2017, 10:44 ET Student Applicants Sought as Departments of Conservation and Natural Resources, Labor & Industry Expand Pennsylvania Outdoor Corps

Department of Conservation and Natural Resources Secretary Cindy Adams Dunn today joined Department of Labor & Industry Secretary Kathy...


Mar 23, 2017, 10:43 ET Wyndham Grand llega a Belice con destino de lujo y cinco estrellas

El más reciente resort en Cayo Ambergris es el corolario de la explosiva expansión internacional de Wyndham Hotel Group; las características de...


Mar 23, 2017, 10:41 ET Children's Health℠ and Toyota Bring Car Seat Safety to the Streets of North Texas

In Texas, one motor vehicle crash occurred every 61 seconds in 2015.1 However, a properly installed car seat can help dramatically reduce injury...


Mar 23, 2017, 10:37 ET AJC Global Forum to Honor Romanian President Iohannis

AJC will honor Klaus Iohannis, President of Romania, with its prestigious Light Unto the Nations Award at the AJC Global Forum 2017, which will...


Mar 23, 2017, 10:30 ET T. Rowe Price: Parents Are Likely To Pass Down Good And Bad Financial Habits To Their Kids

T. Rowe Price's 2017 Parents, Kids & Money Survey, which sampled 1,014 parents of 8 to 14 year olds nationally and their kids, analyzed parent...


Mar 23, 2017, 10:00 ET America's Promise Alliance Names Former U.S. Education Secretary Arne Duncan, YouthBuild Founder Dorothy Stoneman, Activist And Entertainer Common Among 2017 Promise Of America Honorees

America's Promise Alliance, the nation's largest network dedicated to improving the lives of children and youth, will honor five extraordinary...


Mar 23, 2017, 10:00 ET Hidden Epidemic Of Older Adult Malnutrition: New National Blueprint Advances Integrated Solutions

Citing alarming statistics that show that nearly 1 of every 2 older Americans is at risk of malnutrition and that disease-associated malnutrition...


Mar 23, 2017, 09:44 ET BJ's Wholesale Club Jumpstarts Fundraiser with $10,000 Donation to Ladson Youth Organization

BJ's Wholesale Club today announced that it has donated $10,000 to Ladson Youth Organization, a youth sports league in Berkeley County. The...


Mar 23, 2017, 09:22 ET Schools Nationwide Prepare to Celebrate 5th Annual Every Kid Healthy Week

Schools across the country are preparing to celebrate the fifth annual Every Kid Healthy Week, April 24-28, to mark their accomplishments in...


Mar 23, 2017, 09:17 ET Webgility Helps Parenting and Education Retailers Boost Sales by Simplifying Operations and Focusing on Community

Webgility, the leader in multi-channel e-commerce software, today announced growing momentum in the parenting marketplace where leading businesses,...


Mar 23, 2017, 09:15 ET Keep America Beautiful Crowns 2016 Recycle-Bowl Champion

Bon Air Elementary School of Kokomo, Indiana, was crowned today as the national champion of Keep America Beautiful's Recycle-Bowl, the national...


Mar 23, 2017, 09:09 ET New Patent Pending Technology Aims at Giving Back Women Ten Years of Their Lives--Introducing FINERY, the Wardrobe Operating System™

Having a wardrobe full of clothes and yet "nothing to wear" is an issue copious amounts of time and money are spent trying to fix. In their...


Mar 23, 2017, 09:04 ET Konnexe Makes Debut with Exclusive Social Platform for IT Leaders

Konnexe™, a technology company building specialized social platforms for making meaningful professional and group connections, launched today with...