New ABLE Account Rules

Jan 16, 19 New ABLE Account Rules

Posted by in Breaking News

FROM OUR FRIENDS AT DISABILITY SCOOP New ABLE Account Rules With a change taking effect this year, individuals with disabilities can save more money than ever before without losing out on Social Security, Medicaid and other government benefits. The Internal Revenue Service is reminding people with disabilities who are employed that...

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Inclusion Today, Community Living for Life

Jan 14, 19 Inclusion Today, Community Living for Life

Posted by in Disabilities

Inclusion Today, Community Living for Life By Administration for Community Living Staff When Megan Scully’s four month old son, Danny, was diagnosed with a developmental disability resulting from genetic brain lesions, two of the first questions she asked the doctors were, “would he ever go to school?” and...

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Mental health jargon: what is ODD oppositional defiant disorder

Jan 13, 19 Mental health jargon: what is ODD oppositional defiant disorder

Posted by in Mental Health

What is ODD oppositional defiant disorder As children grow into teenagers their behavior can become reasonably… well… difficult to say the least. But if you think about it, it makes sense. They are becoming more mature and trying to figure things out. They begin seeing themselves as contributors to society and not just...

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Pathfinders for Autism, letter from self-advocate Jake Edwards

Dec 24, 18 Pathfinders for Autism, letter from self-advocate Jake Edwards

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From Pathfinders for Autism, A letter from Self-Advocate Trainer, Jake Edwards Dear Friends, Hi! I am Jake Edwards. I am 16 years old and succeeding while dealing with multiple life-impacting disabilities. My mom tells me that I was diagnosed when I was just 2 ½ years old with Autism Spectrum Disorder and I also struggle with...

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My Story, My Connection Mental Health Treatment and Recovery

Dec 19, 18 My Story, My Connection Mental Health Treatment and Recovery

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From Make the Connection My Story, My Connection Mental Health Treatment and Recovery Welcome to the first installment of My Story, My Connection — Make the Connection’s new video series featuring candid conversations with Veterans of all backgrounds about mental health treatment and recovery. We recently sat down with TJ, a U.S....

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