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Disney Urged To Include Characters With Disabilities - Disability Scoop

Disney Urged To Include Characters With Disabilities - Disability Scoop | All Things Disabilities | Scoop.it
Tens of thousands have signed a petition calling for Disney to include characters with Down syndrome in its animated films.
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Best Buddies Bike Ride

Gary participates as part of Team Pepsi in the Best Buddies Bike Ride in Hyannis Port.....to raise funds for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities.
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Family Support Services for Families Caring for Individuals with Intellectual Disabilities

Family Support Services for Families Caring for Individuals with Intellectual Disabilities | All Things Disabilities | Scoop.it
Many families across Massachusetts care for loved ones with intellectual disabilities.
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Culinary program gives students with intellectual disabilities employment skills | Watch News Videos Online

Culinary program gives students with intellectual disabilities employment skills | Watch News Videos Online | All Things Disabilities | Scoop.it
Watch Culinary program gives students with intellectual disabilities employment skills Video Online, on GlobalNews.ca
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Telecommuting Benefits The Disabled | SkipTheDrive

Telecommuting Benefits The Disabled | SkipTheDrive | All Things Disabilities | Scoop.it
6 reasons why telecommuting can be beneficial for those with disabiliites. Working from home opens many doors for those that otherwise aren't able to commute to
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Miracle Puppy Has Impact On Boy With Autism - Disability Scoop

Miracle Puppy Has Impact On Boy With Autism - Disability Scoop | All Things Disabilities | Scoop.it
Just months after being left for dead, a dog is making a world of difference for a young boy with autism.
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Study Points To Treatment For Cerebral Palsy - Disability Scoop

Study Points To Treatment For Cerebral Palsy - Disability Scoop | All Things Disabilities | Scoop.it
A new technique being heralded as a breakthrough could have significant implications for the treatment of cerebral palsy and similar conditions.
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April 12, 2013 ~ Medical Ministry | Religion & Ethics NewsWeekly | PBS

April 12, 2013 ~ Medical Ministry | Religion & Ethics NewsWeekly | PBS | All Things Disabilities | Scoop.it
In New York, orthopedic surgeon Joseph Dutkowski specializes in treating severely disabled patients. He is motivated, he says, by his Catholic faith.
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A Special Vocation: To Show People How To Love | Catholic Moral Theology A Special Vocation: To Show People How To Love |

A Special Vocation: To Show People How To Love | Catholic Moral Theology A Special Vocation: To Show People How To Love | | All Things Disabilities | Scoop.it
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Boston Marathon To Honor Man With Cerebral Palsy - Disability Scoop

Boston Marathon To Honor Man With Cerebral Palsy - Disability Scoop | All Things Disabilities | Scoop.it
Dick Hoyt has pushed a wheelchair carrying his son Rick, who has cerebral palsy, across the finish line of nearly 1,100 races. Now they're set to be honored at the famed Boston Marathon.
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Kenston teacher's 'reverse inclusion' club brings typical students into special needs classes

Kenston teacher's 'reverse inclusion' club brings typical students into special needs classes | All Things Disabilities | Scoop.it
A Kenston High School teacher has designed a popular school club and class that has turned out to be anything but typical.
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Doctors Turning Away Patients With Disabilities - Disability Scoop

Doctors Turning Away Patients With Disabilities - Disability Scoop | All Things Disabilities | Scoop.it
More than two decades after the ADA became law, a new survey indicates that more than 20 percent of doctors' offices remain inaccessible to those with special needs.
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Kids With Autism Face Increased Suicide Risk - Disability Scoop

Kids With Autism Face Increased Suicide Risk - Disability Scoop | All Things Disabilities | Scoop.it
Children with autism are 28 times more likely than other kids to consider taking their own lives, new research suggests.
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Special Education Law Blog

Special Education Law Blog | All Things Disabilities | Scoop.it
"Ghetto Awards" and Disproportionality. Special Education Law Blog http://t.co/i03XCQYMH1 Unbelievable this could happen in this day & time.
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There Is No Excuse For Children With Intellectual Disabilities To Be Educated In Separate Classrooms. | Think Inclusive

There Is No Excuse For Children With Intellectual Disabilities To Be Educated In Separate Classrooms. | Think Inclusive | All Things Disabilities | Scoop.it
These three commercials will make you think again about using excuses for educating students with intellectual disabilities in separate classrooms. From...
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Handbook of Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities (Issues in Clinical Chil - gekoo.co - Search, Find, Compare and Buy it Now

Handbook of Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities (Issues in Clinical Chil - gekoo.co - Search, Find, Compare and Buy it Now | All Things Disabilities | Scoop.it
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Games for children with disabilities

Games for children with disabilities | All Things Disabilities | Scoop.it
Believe it or not games are a very important part on a child’s development, and for children with disabilities this is not an exception...
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Bombing Suspect Had Tie To Special Needs Community - Disability Scoop

Bombing Suspect Had Tie To Special Needs Community - Disability Scoop | All Things Disabilities | Scoop.it
As a picture emerges of the men suspected of bombing the Boston Marathon last week, so too are connections between the tragedy and the disability community.
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Facing Lawsuit, State To Shift Away From Sheltered Workshops - Disability Scoop

Facing Lawsuit, State To Shift Away From Sheltered Workshops - Disability Scoop | All Things Disabilities | Scoop.it
Under mounting pressure from the U.S. Department of Justice, one state now plans to start moving away from sheltered workshop placements for people with developmental disabilities.
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Walmart Accused Of Violating Disabilities Act - Disability Scoop

Walmart Accused Of Violating Disabilities Act - Disability Scoop | All Things Disabilities | Scoop.it
Federal regulators are suing Walmart for allegedly looking the other way while an employee with developmental disabilities was sexually harassed by a co-worker for years.
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Autism Gets Hollywood Treatment In 'Story Of Luke' - Disability Scoop

Autism Gets Hollywood Treatment In 'Story Of Luke' - Disability Scoop | All Things Disabilities | Scoop.it
A feature film debuting at movie theaters this week is giving big-screen attention to the desire among many with developmental disabilities for independence as they become adults.
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Pope's Embrace Of Boy With Special Needs Goes Viral - Disability Scoop

Pope's Embrace Of Boy With Special Needs Goes Viral - Disability Scoop | All Things Disabilities | Scoop.it
As Pope Francis made his way through thousands gathered in St. Peter's Square on Easter Sunday, he plucked a boy with cerebral palsy from the crowd, creating an image that's gone viral.
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Love in action: Dad, 72, races in nearly 1,100 events with disabled son

Love in action: Dad, 72, races in nearly 1,100 events with disabled son | All Things Disabilities | Scoop.it
Doctors shared a grim prognosis for Rick Hoyt 51 years ago: The brain damage he sustained at birth was so severe that he would never be able to participate in mainstream society.
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In Twist, School Practices 'Reverse Inclusion' - Disability Scoop

In Twist, School Practices 'Reverse Inclusion' - Disability Scoop | All Things Disabilities | Scoop.it
A unique approach at one Ohio school has typically developing teens entering the world of special education for an eye-opening experience.
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‘Dolls for Downs’ offers dolls to children with disabilities

‘Dolls for Downs’ offers dolls to children with disabilities | All Things Disabilities | Scoop.it
Every kid deserves a best friend, and every kid wants to fit in. However, often children with Down Syndrome and other disabilities find themselves out of the social loop.
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