As you may know, nearly 1 in 5 people – 56.7 million – in the US has a disability. 1 out of every five people I know!?! What’s more, people with disabilities are more likely than those without disabilities to report having poorer overall health, less access to adequate healthcare and more engagement in risky behaviors such as smoking and physical inactivity.
Let’s work together to build supportive communities for our friends and family!
Below, you’ll find a toolkit to help empower our disabled population with their options and their rights.
Routines and Children with Disabilities
Teaching Students with Special Needs
Homeschooling and Special Needs Children
College Assistance Guide for People with ADHD
Employees’ Practical Guide to Negotiating and Requesting Reasonable Accommodations
Guide for Employees with Disabilities and Their Employers
Disability.gov’s Guide for Family Caregivers
Obesity and Children with Special Needs
A New Savings Plan for the Disabled
A Guide for Disabled Home buyers
Financial Assistance for Accessibility Home Repairs and Modifications
Home Accessibility Costs