When Tarik Williams was diagnosed with a genetic disease that robbed him of his central vision in 2009, he vowed he wouldn’t let it rob him of his future.
A woman sued her employer, whom she said failed to accommodate her disability. What was her disability? She was a teacher afraid of children.
Some Of Philadelphia’s Most Popular Restaurants To Be Examined For Compliance With Americans With Disabilities Act
Some restaurant owners will have to complete a survey on their restaurant’s accessibility, and inspectors could perform on-site inspections to confirm those survey responses.
A history of alcoholism is, in fact, a disability and under the Americans with Disabilities Act, employers must make accommodations accordingly.
The legal definition of a service animal are animals that are trained to perform tasks that their handlers cannot do for themselves.
A new bill in congress called the Able Act, introduced by Senator Bob Casey is designed to help families of children with disabilities save money for long-term care.
Raising a child with disabilities is stressful and parents need to be reminded not to forget they’re important too.
A Narberth-based program gives young adults with disabilities an alternative to living at home or in a facility.
‘Play Without Boundaries’ is a program for children with special needs playing out at museums across the country, including Philadelphia’s Please Touch Museum.
The U.S. Justice Department has reached a settlement with a New Jersey bus company that it claimed unfairly excluded passengers with disabilities.
The governor of Delaware is now on a trip to India seeking new business for the state.
When it comes to extra-curricular sports, the benefits often extend beyond the playing field. Now, the government wants to make sure all students have equal access to social and health benefits, cultivated through athletics.
Offices value not just skill but also “corporate fit” – someone who fits in. But what does an office do with a worker who has Asperger’s syndrome?
So what is the law on what you can ask an employee about a medical condition?
It’s hard being a teenager with a disability, especially if your dream is being in theater. Now, one woman who lived that is providing free acting and singing lessons for dozens of disabled young people.