General News

International Day of Persons with Disabilities

The International Day of Persons with Disabilities, observed on December 3, was first proclaimed by the United Nations General Assembly in 1992.

“World AIDS Day: Increasing Impact”

This blog post from the Office of Disability Employment Policy (ODEP) in the U.S. Department of Labor highlights efforts to ensure that individuals with HIV/AIDS have employment opportunities.

“Falling Off the Cliff”

This four-part series reports on the crises many families face when children with disabilities grow to adulthood and “age out” of eligibility for many services and supports.

“Meetings and Events Technology Alone Can’t Solve Accessibility Challenges”

This article urges meeting planners to think broadly about access and inclusion when planning conferences and events.