Tens of thousands have signed a petition calling for Disney to include characters with Down syndrome in its animated films.
After a nearly yearlong battle, a family will get to keep a 65-pound pig in their home that they say offers support for their children with special needs.
Adolescents with cerebral palsy have a similar quality of life to others their age, a new survey suggests.
A new ranking is offering insight on the nation’s best and worst places for people with disabilities to call home.
The number of characters with disabilities appearing on broadcast television is on the rise, according to a new analysis.
A growing number of families are struggling to care for aging adults with Down syndrome who also have Alzheimer’s disease and are losing hard-won skills.
No matter which side they’re on, the people involved in disability access lawsuits seem to have one thing in common: supreme frustration.
A confluence of factors ranging from prejudice to the complexity of support systems are leaving people with disabilities disproportionately impoverished, a congressional report finds.
Kanye West is taking heat for calling out two concertgoers for not standing up only to find out that they had disabilities.
The ride-sharing service Uber is facing accusations that its drivers discriminate against people with disabilities, in one case allegedly locking a passenger’s service dog in the trunk.
An increasing number of young people with disabilities are moving into housing that largely serves the elderly and the mix of populations is not without tension.
The nation’s passenger rail system remains plagued by accessibility problems with poor planning hampering efforts to improve accommodations for people with disabilities, an audit finds.