Trump Budget Threatens Services for Individuals With Developmental Disabilities

The $4.1 trillion budget proposed by the Trump Administration released Tuesday puts safety-net programs such as Medicaid on the chopping block while bolstering defense spending. The budget released this week spells out  Trump’s priorities, which include making deep cuts to Medicaid and other programs people with disabilities rely on. Trump’s budget slashes $610 billion from […]... >> read more

Ford Foundation President recognizes subtle discrimination against persons with disabilities

Innocuous discrimination against adults with disabilities is, sadly, rampant in all corners of our society. Here is a wonderful realization and apology from Ford Foundation President Darren Walker, who realized just how strong and wrong this discrimination is, even among those who think they are aware: Darren Walker-Ford Foundation President.... >> read more

Scandalously Wide Graduation Gaps for Students with Disabilities Persist

According to this article, published in the Nonprofit Quarterly, students with disabilities are graduating at much lower rates than average, even as the overall graduation rate is at an all-time high. To read the entire article, please go to: High School Graduation Gap.... >> read more