The Obama administration is reminding schools of their wide-ranging responsibilities to students who struggle with speech and other communication difficulties.
Stiffer penalties and stepped up enforcement are among the measures states are taking to help ensure that accessible parking spaces are available.
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Far too often, kids with disabilities end up on a path to prison when their behavioral and emotional issues are not well addressed at school, experts say.
An effort to track the health of 100,000 kids from birth to adulthood may stop before its official start in a potential setback for those looking for answers on autism and other disorders.
With little time to spare, a vote will happen this year on a bill that would allow people with disabilities to save money without jeopardizing their benefits, a key member of Congress says.
Comedian Jerry Seinfeld is backing off comments he made earlier this month suggesting that he may be on the autism spectrum.
The maker of childhood classics like Mr. Potato Head, Play-Doh and Connect 4 is looking to ensure that kids with developmental disabilities know how to engage with its toys too.