Status: ADA Education and Reform Act
A number of media articles report on or express opinions about this proposed legislation:
- “The Quiet Attack on the ADA Making Its Way Through Congress”
- “Texas Representative Cites Lawsuit Abuse in Attempt to Gut the Americans with Disabilities Act”
- “The Americans with Disabilities Act Is Under Threat”
- “Protecting the Rights of People with Disabilities Is Not Optional”
The National Disability Mentoring Coalition (NDMC) provides background on the practice and impact of disability mentoring, the policies that support it, and a call to action to expand the field.
The National Federation of the Blind (NFB) has collected a variety of statistical information related to people with blindness and low vision. Information from a number of sources, including both government agencies and non-governmental organizations, includes population characteristics such as educational attainment, income and employment status, prevalence by age and race, and distribution by state.
The Director of the National Rehabilitation Information Center (NARIC) reflects on 40 years of living with a spinal cord injury (SCI) and shares information, resources, and research findings that are contributing to longer, healthier lives for individuals who experience SCI.