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A growing number of states are requiring that a Down syndrome diagnosis be accompanied by accurate information about the disorder, but not everyone is pleased by the new mandates.
With too few teachers on staff as the school year kicks off, one school district may rely on long-term substitutes for many special education classes.
Two more medical centers will soon join a national network designed to provide a one-stop shop for autism care.
The number of children with disabilities is on the rise, largely due to growth in incidence of mental and developmental disorders, researchers say.
A new show focusing on the experiences of five young adults with intellectual disabilities is coming to television.
Three aging brothers with developmental disabilities who have been fighting to remain in the only home they have ever known will likely see it demolished in the next few weeks.
A nationwide effort is underway to lodge federal complaints against sheltered workshops that are not fully complying with the law.
With local governments tight on funds, families are stepping up to ensure that community playgrounds offer a fun space for all children no matter their abilities.