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Corporate Culture Shift? Disability Equality Index Holds Promise for Disabled Employees

  The latest Disability Equality Index (DEI), which measures the inclusion of persons with disabilities in the workplace, was recently released. It marks a bright spot in what has long been a dismal employment situation for disabled Americans. Even according to recent statistics, people with disabilities such as cerebral palsy or erb’s palsy are still more…


Students with Disabilities Fight for Services in Nation’s Largest School District

  Under the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA), children with disabilities such as cerebral palsy and Erb’s palsy have the right to receive special educational services at school. These services range from tutoring to speech and occupational therapy, and enable students with disabilities to develop to their full academic potential. This is why it’s more…


Morgan’s Wonderland Opens World’s First Fully Accessible Water Park

  Picture a hot summer’s day, complete with cloudless sky and gentle breeze. Though nothing takes the edge off like a dip in the pool, your family decides to look for a little more excitement in 1 of the nation’s best water parks. Then, imagine your child’s eagerness to explore all the record-breaking rides turning more…


Exercise More Important Than Ever for Children with Cerebral Palsy – Here’s How to Make It Routine

  For a long time, studies have shown that people with cerebral palsy have up to 73 percent lower exercise capacity than the able-bodied. After all, cerebral palsy – a motor-function disability caused by birth injury – has the potential to cause complex muscular weakness, spasticity, and other motor skill impairments that make leading an more…