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Mentors inspire girls and women with disabilities

Amie Richards is from Massachusetts, and Reese Gieger lives in Atlanta. They have traded a few letters, but recently, they met virtually for the first...
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Tue, 10/12/2021 - 6:21am
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Mary Cariola Center, URMC to study how COVID-19 affects people with disabilities

Two local agencies will work together to help scientists better understand how COVID-19 affects people with intellectual and developmental disabilities....
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Tue, 10/05/2021 - 8:32pm
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Autism Nature Trail opens at Letchworth State Park

The nation’s first nature trail specifically designed to address the sensory needs of those with autism spectrum disorder is now open at Letchworth...
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Fri, 10/01/2021 - 10:42am
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Town of Greece celebrates inclusive playground

A wheelchair swing and an accessible merry-go-round are some of the new adaptable features at Basil A. Marella Park in the town of Greece that will...
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Mon, 09/13/2021 - 1:52pm
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Inclusion Desk Forum: Strengthening social skills in a pandemic

During the pandemic, people found themselves alone a lot more than usual. That includes young people with disabilities who lost something important --...
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Fri, 08/27/2021 - 12:09pm
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Connections: Discussing the staffing crisis for direct support professionals

Leaders from organizations that provide services for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities say they are dealing with a staffing crisis...
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Fri, 08/27/2021 - 5:50am
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'We’re making an accessible place public': Autism Trail seeks to break down barriers to deep natu

Deep in Letchworth State Park, Catherine Abida and her son Ali sat on a bench in a pine tree-lined oasis. “What do you like about this trail?” Abida...
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Thu, 08/05/2021 - 11:48am
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‘This is a wonderland’: On ADA anniversary, Hochul visits Sunshine Camp

As a line of golf carts wound their way around the Sunshine Camp in Rush on Monday, Lt. Gov. Kathy Hochul stopped and got out so she could take in the...
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Tue, 07/27/2021 - 6:31am
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Group that serves people with disabilities at staffing ‘crisis point’

A statewide group that provides services to people with developmental disabilities is calling on lawmakers to take action to address what they say is a...
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Tue, 07/13/2021 - 12:33pm
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Summer camp teaches social skills that remote learning has taken away

Like so many students around the world, Owen Penniston had a tough school year during the COVID-19 pandemic. "I felt really isolated,” the 12-year-old...
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Mon, 06/28/2021 - 8:23pm
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