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Automakers’ Mobility Programs

Most new or leased cars and vans have a rebate for adaptive equipment.  Things like ramps, hand controls, and seat ...
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How to Get Ready to File a Discrimination Complaint Based on Disability

The Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) is the law that forbids discrimination against people with disabilities. Discrimination means treating someone ...
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Making Complex Topics Easy to Understand

Why Iowa Compass Rewrote Its Tip Sheets in Plain Language Iowa Compass is the state’s leading source of information on ...
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Funding Support for Anti-Elopement/Wandering Devices

Assistive technology (AT) can help stop elopement or the wandering away of people with autism spectrum disorder. AT can be ...
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The newly launched National Center on Advancing Person-Centered Practices and Systems (NCAPPS) promotes systems change to make person-centered principles a reality for people who need services and supports across the lifespan. Check out this information from the Administration on Community Living to learn more about NCAPPS, including a link to register for the launch webinar on January 29, and a link to apply for technical assistance by February 12: acl.gov/news-and-events/announcements/announcing-national-center-advancing-person-centered-practi... ... See MoreSee Less

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