Congressional Leaders Renew Plea to Department of Health and Human Services to Issue Guidance Preventing Organ Transplant Discrimination Against Persons With Developmental Disabilities

In a letter dated October 12, 2016  to the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services’ Office for Civil Rights, 30 members of the U.S. House of Representatives urged the agency to address what they called “persistent” organ transplant discrimination. Recognizing that many transplant centers and surgeons continue to refuse to provide access to transplant […]... >> read more

2016 Best & Worst Cities for People With Disabilities

A new analysis is ranking the nation’s most populated cities based on how desirable they are for people with disabilities.  The listing comes from the personal finance website WalletHub, which assessed 25 factors ranging from availability of doctors to employment rates and park accessibility, in order to compile the ranking of 150 locales across the […]... >> read more