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Wallingford restaurant agrees to make changes to be more accessible, feds say
Journal Inquirer
6/22/2024

CT restaurant found in violation of Americans with Disabilities Act
Hartford Courant
6/22/2024

Head of Maryland health agency charged with inspecting nursing homes resigns
Baltimore Sun
6/21/2024

NYC Assemblyman Eddie Gibbs accused in lawsuit of unlawfully firing adviser day before amputation surgery
The New York Daily News
6/21/2024

New law aims to help disabled people, including 5,000 Connecticut residents in wheelchairs
Journal Inquirer
6/21/2024

Judge orders Enfield to better accommodate people with disabilities in former official's lawsuit
New Haven Register
6/20/2024

U.S. Justice Department finds Alaska discriminates against disabled voters
Anchorage Daily News
6/19/2024

Federal judge hands CT woman a victory: Town must stop discriminating against individuals with disabilities
Hartford Courant
6/19/2024

Decatur couple works toward creating family homeless shelter from closed nursing home
Herald & Review
6/19/2024

U.S. Justice Department finds Alaska discriminates against disabled voters
Anchorage Daily News
6/19/2024

Schmitt joins Democrats in pushing legislation to aid disabled
St. Louis Post-Dispatch
6/18/2024

Medicare 101 to provide roadmap for signing up
Enid News & Eagle
6/18/2024

UB study finds hepatitis C cured in 90% of telehealth patients in opioid treatment
Buffalo News
6/18/2024

DOJ report: Thousands of Missourians with mental health disabilities held against their will
Kansas City Star
6/18/2024

Former FCPS employee alleges disability discrimination in federal lawsuit
Frederick News-Post
6/18/2024

Justice Department secures agreement with Upton County to make election website accessible to people with disabilities
Odessa American
6/17/2024

Dave Dawson: New Alzheimer's caregivers support group starting in Jacksonville
Jacksonville Journal-Courier
6/15/2024

Macon car shop employee says he was mocked for disability, sues. Did company violate ADA?
Macon Telegraph
6/15/2024

Union reaches agreement with New Hope nursing home, calls off strike
Star Tribune
6/14/2024

Strike averted at 4 WNY nursing homes after labor deal reached
Buffalo News
6/14/2024

Macon facility will take different approaches to disability care. See the progress.
Macon Telegraph
6/14/2024

Ellicott City nursing home required to pay state $400,000 after settlement alleging substandard care
Baltimore Sun
6/14/2024

Habitat breaks ground for first ADA compliant home
Free Press
6/14/2024

Berks commissioners approve $15 million human services budget
Reading Eagle
6/13/2024

Mankato dementia support celebrated
Free Press
6/13/2024

Cuomo defends nursing home policies in closed-door House hearing on pandemic
Watertown Daily Times
6/12/2024

After surprise sale, New Hope's Saint Therese nursing home facing another strike
Star Tribune
6/11/2024

For those with disabilities, recycling is harder in Snohomish County
The Daily Herald
6/11/2024

Inclusive playground provides recreation for all children, including those with disabilities
The Southern Illinoisan
6/11/2024

After surprise sale, New Hope's St. Therese nursing home facing another strike
Star Tribune
6/11/2024

Book it: Contractor secured for Scranton library renovation
Times-Tribune
6/10/2024

Adaptive bikes available for rental in Pittsburgh
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review
6/10/2024

Tentative labor agreement reached at Niagara Falls nursing home
Buffalo News
6/10/2024

Adaptive bikes available for rent in Pittsburgh
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review
6/10/2024

Group continues opposition to sale of Sauk County nursing home
WiscNews
6/9/2024

LTCA to host Lunch and Learn event June 21
Enid News & Eagle
6/8/2024

How Rochester is improving its transit system for people with disabilities
Post-Bulletin
6/8/2024

St. Vincent de Paul Place celebrates major renovations
The Day
6/8/2024

Driver wanted in East Hartford crash that killed 2 people standing near disabled car, police say
Journal Inquirer
6/7/2024

Gavin Newsom delayed California disability worker raises. Lawmakers fighting to keep them
Sacramento Bee
6/6/2024

Fired Amazon worker in Raleigh charges ex-employer with disability discrimination
News & Observer
6/6/2024

Louisville to celebrate artists, entrepreneurs with intellectual disabilities at Creative Connections event
Daily Camera
6/6/2024

Sporting a new look at an old school on the East Side
Buffalo News
6/5/2024

Letter: We can’t afford not to invest in Alzheimer’s
Reading Eagle
6/4/2024

New Butler County Developmental Disabilities superintendent focuses on clients, families
Hamilton Journal News
6/4/2024

Deadine extended to Dec. 31 to apply for property tax/rent rebates
Times Leader
6/4/2024

Blind PepsiCo worker requested screen reader for NC job, then was fired, feds say
Charlotte Observer
6/4/2024

City accepts floating wheelchair donation
Daily News of Newburyport
6/3/2024

Miami Heat icon Alonzo Mourning reveals recovery from prostate cancer, urges vigilance
South Florida Sun Sentinel
6/3/2024

Pa. nursing home to close; 124 people to be laid off
Patriot-News
6/3/2024

Arc Otsego participates in statewide week of service
The Daily Star
6/3/2024

Local nursing home shut down, residents relocated
Times-Tribune
6/2/2024

Tarrant County deputy sheriff sues Sansom Park, claiming sex, disability discrimination
Fort Worth Star-Telegram
6/1/2024

Minnesotans fear disability benefits overhaul will lead to more institutionalization
Star Tribune
6/1/2024

Big boost for Contra Costa’s one-call paratransit plan
San Jose Mercury News
6/1/2024

Nonprofit Able ARTS Work spotlights artists with disabilities
Grunion Gazette
5/31/2024

Career fair for students with disabilities, special learning plans draws scores to Auburn college
Sun Journal
5/31/2024

Keystone RV ordered to pay nearly $100,000 in disability discrimination suit
The Truth
5/31/2024

Medicaid the primary safety net
Press-Republican
5/30/2024

Regional District of Okanagan-Similkameen conducts accessibility survey
Summerland Review
5/30/2024

New nursing home alternative opens in Orlando
Orlando Sentinel
5/29/2024

COMMUNITY SPIRIT: Little Cherokee Horse and Miniature Equine Therapy helps alleviate challenges for those with disabilites
Tahlequah Daily Press
5/28/2024

CHIN lunch and learn to focus on diabetes
Meridian Star
5/28/2024

Local nursing home changes leadership
St. Joseph News-Press
5/26/2024

Is accessibility a priority in Greenwich? Disabilities committee wants to be in more powerful spot.
New Haven Register
5/26/2024

Eight local Project SEARCH students graduate, celebrate skills
Moline Dispatch and Rock Island Argus
5/25/2024

Most of unincorporated Skagit County's pedestrian infrastructure not up to ADA standards
Skagit Valley Herald
5/25/2024

Government Meetings
Skagit Valley Herald
5/25/2024

LETTER: People with disabilities are White Rock taxpayers, too
Peace Arch News
5/24/2024

Lives of developmentally disabled are remembered, celebrated
Lima News
5/24/2024

HEALTH CARE: Young family donates $1 million to Munson cardiac lab
The Record-Eagle
5/23/2024

Couple in their 100s get married at Pennsylvania nursing home. See them celebrate
Charlotte Observer
5/23/2024

Local seniors say housing costs are almost too much
Tahlequah Daily Press
5/23/2024

EPA issues drinking water warning for Southeast Nebraska nursing home
The Lincoln Journal Star
5/23/2024

Eight CT nursing home properties sold in $60 million deal to Manchester-based operator
Hour
5/23/2024

Slopes? Zigzags? Access Recreation aims to offer pros, cons of Clark County parks for differently abled people
Columbian
5/23/2024

Nursing Home Week celebrates with aliens, WWII veterans
Post-Star
5/22/2024

'A community problem': As families struggle, groups work to ease difficulties from Alzheimer's
Times & Democrat
5/22/2024

Slopes? Zigzags? Access Recreation aims to offer pros, cons of Clark County parks for differently abled people
Columbian
5/21/2024

This Grand View Health breast surgeon runs a Bucks County farm where the only crop is wellness
Philadelphia Inquirer
5/21/2024

Eastern Maine will soon lose another nursing home
Bangor Daily News
5/21/2024

Eight CT nursing home properties sold in $60 million deal to Manchester-based operator
Hour
5/21/2024

AFA offers tips to caregivers traveling with a loved one living with dementia this Memorial Day weekend
Odessa American
5/20/2024

Local Girl Scouts bring comfort to nursing home residents, celebrate the end of an era
Dominion Post
5/19/2024

From Moldova to Lakota, a Good Samaritan Society employee uses her art to add beauty to local nursing home
Grand Forks Herald
5/18/2024

Art room project helps adults with intellectual disabilities in Wilkes-Barre
The Citizens' Voice
5/18/2024

OPINION: TONI SAYS: Which Medicare plans cover emergency medical care overseas?
Moultrie Observer
5/18/2024

Gov. Kim Reynolds OKs study aimed at improving access for disabled to state parks
Gazette
5/18/2024

Lawsuit: Maryland health department lets nursing home abuse, neglect fly under the radar
Baltimore Sun
5/17/2024

Great employees: Businesses honored for hiring disabled people at Orangeburg event
Times & Democrat
5/17/2024

Free stroke screenings offered May 18 by Baptist Health as part of 100 Days of Service
Times-Tribune
5/17/2024

Former soldier gears up to compete in National Veteran Wheelchair Games in July
Las Vegas Sun
5/16/2024

OPINION: TONI SAYS: Which Medicare plans cover emergency medical care overseas?
Moultrie Observer
5/16/2024

Rochester's Ability Building Community names new executive director
Post-Bulletin
5/16/2024

Clark County homeowners age 61 or older may qualify for a property tax break but many don't know it
Columbian
5/15/2024

Food drive: Disability-advocacy group in Chilliwack collects 900 lbs of food
Chilliwack Progress
5/15/2024

CHRISTUS Health recognizes Stroke Month: Know the signs of a stroke
Athens Daily Review
5/14/2024

Egyptian Regional Human Rights Authority to meet May 23 in Anna
The Southern Illinoisan
5/14/2024

Historic Southie nursing home to close due to ‘aging building’
Boston Herald
5/14/2024

Outgoing CEO of Rise spent 45 years helping expand employment for people with disabilities
Saint Paul Pioneer Press
5/13/2024