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There is a new staffer at the White House tasked with addressing the needs of the disability community and she has personal experience to bring to the role.
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Students with disabilities are entitled to special education services, even if they are cognitively gifted, federal officials say.
The U.S. Department of Justice is investigating allegations that people with developmental disabilities have been illegally denied the right to vote when placed under conservatorships.
A new survey finds many health care providers admittedly know little about how to care for adults with autism.
Weeks after a teen with autism and her family were booted from a United Airlines flight, advocates are calling on federal authorities to remind air carriers of their responsibilities.
After an outraged mother complained that her daughter with Down syndrome and others with special needs were left out of the yearbook, school officials are changing course.