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Answered Questions: Monthly News for the Disability Community for October 2019

Answered Questions is a monthly resource for the Spanish language Disability Community that fills an information need. This month’s question is: My friends and I are aging with and into disabilities. For example, some of us have arthritis that makes … Continue reading

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Is there a difference between independent living and assisted living?

We often refer our patrons to centers for independent living when they are looking for services and supports in their community, which is often met with, “But I’m not looking for a nursing home—I don’t need that kind of help—that’s … Continue reading

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¿Hay alguna diferencia entre la vida independiente y la vida asistida?

A menudo remitimos a nuestros clientes a los centros para la vida independiente cuando están buscando servicios y apoyos en su comunidad, lo que a menudo se encuentra con: “Pero no estoy buscando un hogar de ancianos – no necesito … Continue reading

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El Departamento de Justicia de los EEUU ha lanzado una nueva publicación de respuestas sobre los animales de servicio y la ADA

El Departamento de Justicia de EEUU recibe muchas preguntas sobre cómo la Ley de Americanos con Discapacidades (ADA por sus siglas en inglés) se aplica a los animales de servicio. Muchas personas con discapacidades utilizan a un animal de servicio … Continue reading

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Department of Justice Releases New Publication on FAQs about Service Animals and the ADA

The U.S. Department of Justice receives many questions on how the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) applies to service animals. Many people with disabilities use a service animal to participate in everyday life. Service animals (i.e., most notably dogs) can … Continue reading

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NARIC’s Answer Queue: Where can I get a grant?

This year marks our 33rd anniversary providing information services to the disability and rehabilitation community. In three decades, we’ve seen a handful of questions come up again and again. As a new occasional feature of the Spotlight, we’ll highlight these … Continue reading

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