Menu Skip to content
Search Facebook Twitter


Shoes on white background

Reebok, Zappos Collaborate On New Adaptive Footwear

Another major shoe brand is unveiling styles specifically made to meet the needs of people with disabilities.

May 23, 2022
Actors in wheelchairs in side by side photos

Broadway Play To Shine Light On Disability Experience, Caregiving

A Pulitzer Prize winning play that focuses on the experience of two different people with disabilities and their caregivers is heading to Broadway.

May 20, 2022
Apple store

Apple Announces New Accessibility Tools For Those With Disabilities

Apple is rolling out a new set of accessibility tools to its devices to aid people with disabilities.

May 18, 2022

Advertisement - Continue Reading Below

Various Barbie dolls on white background

Barbie To Add More Dolls With Disabilities

The iconic lineup of Barbie dolls is expanding to include more with disabilities.

May 17, 2022

Family Building Apartment For Son With Autism

Determined to find a way for their 21-year-old son with autism to learn to live independently, one family opted to build an apartment, doing much of the labor themselves.

May 17, 2022
Adaptive accessories on white background

Microsoft Unveils New Accessories For People With Disabilities

Microsoft is introducing a collection of adaptive devices aimed at making it easier for people with disabilities to use computers.

May 13, 2022

Advertisement - Continue Reading Below

Couple sits on picnic blanket

New Version Of Autism Dating Show Coming To Netflix

Netflix will air a new iteration of its documentary series following people with autism in the dating world, this time focused on a group of individuals on the spectrum in the U.S.

May 10, 2022

Scrabble Brings World Into Focus For Boy With ASD

At 12, Ricky Rodriguez, who has autism, has competed in Scrabble tournaments from Texas to Pennsylvania to Malaysia, finding a community and a place to build his social skills along the way.

May 10, 2022
Phoebe-Rae Taylor

Disney Making Movie Centering On Girl Who’s Nonverbal

Disney is set to film a new movie about a girl with cerebral palsy who's nonverbal and uses a wheelchair and her experience seeking out an inclusive education.

May 6, 2022

Advertisement - Continue Reading Below

Two Moms Created A Nonprofit Flower Shop To Provide Jobs For Those With IDD

With a mission of providing a positive space for those with cognitive disabilities to learn, train and grow, six out of the flower shop's 10 staffers are people who have Down syndrome.

May 6, 2022

People With Disabilities Fight US Military Disqualifications

Defense Department regulations rule out military service for those with a range of medical conditions, but some people with disabilities are pushing for a chance to serve.

May 4, 2022

Practice Traffic Stops Help Prepare Those With IDD

Drivers and passengers with developmental disabilities are getting a chance to practice what it's like to be pulled over by police during special events that are intended to tamp down anxieties.

May 3, 2022

Sign up today for
the Disability Scoop

Sign up for our newsletter

Get the latest developmental disability news from Disability Scoop sent straight to your inbox.


Get unlimited Disability Scoop access starting at just $5

Join Today