Tag Archives: Ready Reference

Ready Reference: NARIC Information Specialists Share Key Resources for Those New to Disability

When individuals are facing a new disability or diagnosis, they may not know where to start to find reliable information. NARIC’s information specialist share some of their key info sources. Continue reading

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May is Arthritis Awareness Month!

May is Arthritis Awareness Month.  According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), arthritis affects one in five adults and 1 in every 250 children the United States.  The CDC, Arthritis Foundation, and other organizations are partnering to … Continue reading

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National Information and Referral Service Day is November 16th !

Information and referral services (I&R) provide a lifeline to communities across the US. National I&R Day, brought to you by the Alliance of I&R Systems, highlights the importance of these services for people in need of assistance, from the most … Continue reading

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Resources for Aphasia

In observance of Aphasia Awareness Month we have checked our Ready Reference for resources on Aphasia.  The following is a listing of those resources and since stroke can result in aphasia we have also included resources on stroke. American Speech … Continue reading

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Center on Knowledge Translation for Employment Research (KTER Center) to Sponsor Webcast on the Latest Disability Statistics from Federal Surveys and Resources

On Wednesday, January 25th, 2012 from 3:00 p.m. to 4:30 EST the KTER Center’s Community of Practice on Employment Research will sponsor the webcast—What Counts? Latest Disability Statistics from Federal Surveys and Resources.   This informative webcast is available for free.  … Continue reading

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