12 Authority Resources to Empower the Disabled

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

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