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White Paper Discusses ADA Leave

A new white paper answers an important question: When must an employer provide leave as an ADA reasonable accommodation?

Disabled Veterans Employment Guide

Get Help With Career, Academic Goals With VetsFirst

The Disabled Veterans Employment Guide covers ADA protections including workplace accommodations as well as how to develop self-advocacy skills.

MDA 2013 Walk Season Primed to Kick Off

The 2013 Muscular Dystrophy Association Muscle Walk season is in high gear. More than 50,000 people have committed to support the nationwide walks.

Reeve Foundation Releases Holiday Gift Guide for Spinal Cord Injury

If you’re not finding the right gift for that special someone with paralysis, you’ll want to immediately check out the Christopher & Dana Reeve Foundation 2012 holiday gift guide.

Submit Your Entry for a Free Power Wheelchair

The deadline is Jan. 18, 2013.

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New Year’s Goal: Eradicate Polio Worldwide

Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation has joined with The Jeffrey Modell Foundation (JMF), a global nonprofit organization that works to increase awareness of genetic immune deficiency diseases, to attempt to eradicate polio worldwide.

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Rub-a-Dub: How Safe Is Your Tub?

Tips and Technology to Make Your Bathroom a Safer Place

Judging by how many people are injured in their bathrooms every year, many, many bathrooms could benefit from a safety overhaul. But every person’s and family’s needs are different. So before you can determine the types of improvements your bathroom needs, here are some things to consider.

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Occupational Therapists Help You Choose the Perfect Toy This Holiday Season

Not sure how to select appropriate toys for the children in your life? This holiday season, the American Occupational Therapy Association wants to help.

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Best in App

19 ‘Mobile’ Apps to Try Now

The Mobility Project staff shares a list of 19 mobility-related apps we think you shouldn’t be without.

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VA Benefits Burnout?

Harley-Davidson Wants to Help You Get Back in Gear

For the last four years, Harley-Davidson has partnered with Disabled American Veterans (DAV) to fund mobile service offices (MSOs) to walk veterans through the process of receiving disability benefits, including medical treatment, compensation, insurance, home loans and more.

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Cut Out for Caregiving?

The Right Plan Can Allay Fears About Caring for a Loved One

No matter where you’re at on your caregiving journey, you’re probably bursting with emotions, fears and a burning question: Where do I go from here? Follow these five steps to get on the road to success and become the best caregiver you can be.

Fact Sheets Address Critical Caregiving Issues

Family Caregiver Alliance has released new fact sheets that touch on critical issues concerning long-term care.

Airline Employees Now Have Training Program on Wheelchair Service

Open Doors Organization (ODO) introduced the Aviation Access Certification Program in October to improve the quality of services of airline wheelchair service employees nationwide.