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NDEAM Quick Looks: Resources to Power Inclusive Organizations

This week, we continue celebrating National Disability Employment Awareness Month (NDEAM) and its theme: America’s Recovery: Powered by Inclusion. Inclusive organizations make equal employment opportunity for individuals with disabilities a core part of their mission and culture. They are proactive … Continue reading

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America’s Recovery is Powered by Inclusion, Including Those in Recovery

This is Mental Illness Awareness Week and the first full week of NDEAM – we’re highlighting research and resources for workplaces that inclusive of people with mental illness. Continue reading

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Prepare to Protect: Low- and No-Cost Preparedness Resources

For National Preparedness Month, we’re sharing some low- and no-cost preparedness resources from the NIDILRR community and elsewhere to help people with disabilities and their families Prepare to Protect! Continue reading

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Pain Awareness Month – Tools to Talk About and Manage Living with Chronic Pain

This week we’re featuring tools from the NIDILRR Grantee community and elsewhere to help people living with pain and their care teams work together to manage pain and live independently. Continue reading

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Spinal Cord Injury Awareness Month – Checking In with the NIDILRR SCI Projects

For National SCI Awareness Month, we check in with the latest NIDILRR-funded centers and projects conducting research and development to support independence across the life span. Continue reading

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Heading Back to School? Add These Resources to Your Backpack!

We gathered a handful of resources to add to your backpack as you head off to class, from k-12 to college, kindergartener to administrator. Continue reading

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Countdown to Tokyo: The 2020 Paralympics Start Next Week!

Did you know there are Paralympians in the NIDILRR community? It’s true! Continue reading

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The World Wide Web Turns 30, and We’re Still Talking About Web Accessibility

The very first website was published August 6th 1991, and the NIDILRR grantee community was quick to jump on the virtual bandwagon! Continue reading

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Meet the Fellows – A Quick Look at the NIDILRR Switzer Fellowships

Take a look at some of the most recent individuals funded under the NIDILRR Switzer Research Fellow program and their diverse research projects. Continue reading

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Listen In – Podcasts by and Featuring NIDILRR Researchers

Looking for a new podcast to follow? Here are a few from the NIDILRR grantee community! Continue reading

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