For the first time in six years, the Special Olympics World Games are underway in the United States, bringing together thousands of athletes with disabilities for a week of competition.
First lady Michelle Obama is headed to Los Angeles next month to cheer on athletes with disabilities at the Special Olympics World Games, organizers say.
Everyone from Stevie Wonder to Jimmy Kimmel and Avril Lavigne will be on hand to kick off the Special Olympics World Games next month, organizers say.
After carrying his brother with cerebral palsy 57 miles in an effort to promote awareness of the condition, a teenager has landed on the pages of Sports Illustrated.
A Broadway play that tells the story of a teenage boy who has a form of autism won big at the Tony Awards.
More families are taking legal action against Disney, alleging that recent changes to theme park access for people with disabilities are discriminatory.
Disney is again updating its program for accommodating guests with disabilities at its theme parks.
For eight days this summer, some of the world’s top athletes with intellectual disabilities will be featured on national television.
When a man with Asperger’s wanted to impress a woman, he sought out the help of a documentary filmmaker. He didn’t land a date, but the filmmaker stuck around.
A film starring a man with Down syndrome is set for a nationwide release this spring.
A film about a high school student with a disability is one of 15 that is being honored by President Barack Obama.
A civil rights commission has found reason to believe that Disney discriminated against theme park visitors with developmental disabilities after altering its disability access policy.
A documentary on romance among adults with autism will premiere at the Tribeca Film Festival alongside films featuring Hollywood veterans Richard Gere, James Franco and Dakota Fanning.
A national television ad debuting during the Oscars is designed to spark conversation about how people with disabilities consume entertainment.
A short film documenting the intimate thoughts and fears of a couple after learning that their baby was born with a rare disability is up for an Oscar.