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A Quick Look at the ADA – Titles IV and V

A quick look at Titles IV and V of the ADA, with resources from the NIDILRR community! Continue reading

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A Quick Look at ADA Title III: Public Accommodations

We continue our commemoration of the 30th Anniversary of the signing of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) with a look at Title III: Nondiscrimination on the Basis of Disability by Public Accommodations and in Commercial Facilities. What is a … Continue reading

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A Quick Look at ADA Title II: State and Local Governments

This week we continue our celebration of the 30th anniversary of the signing of the Americans with Disabilities Act by taking a quick look at Title II: State and Local Governments. This title, which is regulated and enforced by the … Continue reading

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A Quick Look at the ADA: Title I – Employment

Throughout July we’re celebrating the anniversary of the signing of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) by exploring the research and resources available to help people with disabilities, employers, business owners, and government entities understand their rights and responsibilities under … Continue reading

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Celebrating the ADA at 30 – Exploring Research on Accessibility, Equity, and Inclusion

On July 26th, 1990, the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) was signed into law by President George H.W. Bush. Thirty years later, an entire generation has grown up, gone to school, and joined the workforce in a world that is … Continue reading

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Browse, Explore, and Dig Deeper into NARIC’s Resources

For more than 40 years, the librarians and information specialists at NARIC have developed or published a host of resources to connect people with disabilities, practitioners, researchers, caregivers, and advocates to information and research on disability and rehabilitation. Today we’d … Continue reading

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Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder – Managing Mental Health in Stressful Times

Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) is a mental health condition that some people develop after experiencing or witnessing a life-threatening event, such as combat, an accident, a disaster, or an assault. PTSD can be a disabling mental health condition for these … Continue reading

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Global Accessibility Awareness Day – Building an Inclusive Digital World

For Global Accessibility Awareness Day, we explore the work of the Rehabilitation Engineering Research Centers (RERCs) in building an inclusive digital world! Continue reading

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Tools 2 Thrive for Mental Health Month

For Mental Health Month, we’re sharing #Tools2Thrive from the NIDILRR community that are ready to use today! Continue reading

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Research In Brief: Stages of Publication

In 2016 we began the Research In Focus series, highlighting new and interesting findings from NIDILRR-funded studies, presented in a reader-friendly format. As a follow up, we offer our occasional series Research In Brief, where we break down some of … Continue reading

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