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Timeline of Disability History in the U.S.

The nation's history of disability rights, advocacy, and accessibility is as old as the country itself, with the crown jewel being the ADA in 1990.
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Good for Business: Hiring People with Disabilities

Better financial performance, productivity, and employee retention make the business case for hiring people with disabilities.
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Many Disabilities Aren't Visible or Obvious

It's more likely to meet someone with an invisible or hidden disability than an obvious one, which can lead to different types of discrimination.
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Accessibility Blog

Last month, John Morris outlined a new wheelchair weight restriction policy introduced and enforced by American...
Physical Accessibility 2 min read
Audio description is an important aspect of video accessibility, particularly for shows and programs that rely...
Legal 2 min read
One simple way clothing stores, mall outlets, gyms and fitness boutiques can build loyalty with the one in four...
Physical Accessibility 3 min read

Featured Video

Accessibility Island: Episode 1

Could the barriers to accessibility be removed by removing the mental barriers we create? Maybe flipping the script on disability and reasonable accommodations can lead to greater understanding.

Digital Access Lawsuits

Plaintiff Name: Angel Rodriguez Filing date: November 23, 2020 State of filing: New York Defendant Name: Lafayette...
New York Nov 23, 2020
Plaintiff Name: Angel Rodriguez Filing date: November 23, 2020 State of filing: New York Defendant Name: Health...
New York Nov 23, 2020
Plaintiff Name: Marion Kiler Filing date: November 23, 2020 State of filing: New York Defendant Name: Eva Franco,...
New York Nov 23, 2020

Organization Spotlight

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United Cerebral Palsy

"Life without limits for people with disabilities."

United Cerebral Palsy-Center for Disability Services will provide excellence in program delivery, research driven practices and techniques, state-of-the-art technology and services for individuals and families impacted with the challenges of...