General News

“Lack of Interpreters Causes Fear and Confusion Among the Deaf”

This article reports on complaints regarding the lack of American Sign Language (ASL) interpreters for state and federal government briefings on COVID-19.

“The Other Coronavirus 'Front Line': At Home with Special Needs Children”

This article takes a look at how four families are coping with disruptions to disability-related services and support.

“'Sesame Street' Episode Starring Julia, New Resources to Honor Autism Acceptance Day”

"Sesame Street" premiered a new episode featuring Julia, a character with autism. The episode features artwork and animations by individuals with autism.

“The New Barbie Wheelchair Update Is a Huge, Inclusive Statement”

This article reports on design updates to the Barbie Dreamhouse which make it accessible to Barbie dolls who use wheelchairs.