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Legislation includes workforce reforms for individuals with disabilities

UCP SmartBrief | Jul 15, 2014

The House has passed a bill that seeks to increase competitive employment for individuals with disabilities. The Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act requires individuals to try vocational rehabilitation before placement in a sheltered workshop and calls on schools and state vocational agencies to partner to help students transition to the workforce. President Barack Obama is expected to sign the bill. Disability Scoop (07/10)


Senate holds hearings on savings accounts for individuals with disabilities

UCP SmartBrief | Jul 29, 2014

Experts challenge CDC data showing spike in autism cases

UCP SmartBrief | Jul 08, 2014

Father-daughter team puts together Treasured Tyrtle tour for cerebral palsy

UCP SmartBrief | Jul 08, 2014

Experts tie family history to higher cerebral palsy risk in youths

UCP SmartBrief | Jul 22, 2014

CMS offers guidelines on autism treatments covered by Medicaid

UCP SmartBrief | Jul 22, 2014

Design engineer says assistive technology keeps people independent

UCP SmartBrief | Jul 29, 2014

Common gene variants have greater influence on autism risk

UCP SmartBrief | Jul 29, 2014

New superhero with CP drawing attention

UCP SmartBrief | Jul 22, 2014

MIT researchers create finger tool that reads text aloud

UCP SmartBrief | Jul 15, 2014


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UCP SmartBrief | Jul 22, 2014

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UCP SmartBrief | Jul 22, 2014

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