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Several disability advocacy groups are banding together to call for federal action to help prevent wandering among those with autism and other disabilities.
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As a child, Chance Mair struggled to overcome challenges related to Asperger's syndrome, but now he has graduated high school at the top of his class.
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Housing is too costly for those living on SSI in nearly every place across the country, with rents often exceeding an individual's entire monthly income.
With a new federal directive, there's a push for more of the nation's preschools to educate children with disabilities alongside their typically-developing peers.
The U.S. Department of Education is handing out more than $12.6 million designed to enhance employment outcomes for people with disabilities.
The U.S. Supreme Court has paved the way for an Obama administration rule mandating minimum wage and overtime for in-home caregivers assisting those with disabilities to be implemented.
A film following a group of young women on the spectrum as they prepare for the social challenges of attending a dance is set to air on HBO later this month.