ENVIRONMENT Minister Phil Hogan last night sharply criticised the Public Accounts Committee (PAC) chairman John McGuinness and accused him of 'behaving politically' in his role. Mr Hogan said he believed ...
Marty Clark is a one-legged wonder. Since losing his left leg in a horrific motorcycle accident more than 30 years ago, the Nelson recreation adviser has simply refused to let his disability slow him down or stop him living life ... FULL ARTICLE AT The Nelson Mail
ST. LOUIS (AP) — A 43-year-old St. Louis County man has been arrested in connection with a fatal February hit-and-run in Kirkwood. KSDK-TV (on.ksdk.com/1iKGTSj) reports that Omar Vazquez of St. Ann was arrested Friday and faces a felony ... FULL ARTICLE AT San Antonio Express-News
Ernie Berndt was a mechanic before a brain injury changed his life forever. He has used that mechanical knowledge to modify his apartment in Kakabeka Falls to accommodate his disability. But Berndt feels isolated and would like to participate in ... FULL ARTICLE AT CBC Canada
Dave Richard was named Deputy Secretary of Behavioral Health and Developmental Disabilities Services. He had been the director of the Division of Mental Health, Developmental Disabilities and Substance Abuse Services, part of the N.C. Department of Health and Human ... FULL ARTICLE AT Triangle Business Journal
Dave Richard was named Deputy Secretary of Behavioral Health and Developmental Disabilities Services. He had been the director of the Division of Mental Health, Developmental Disabilities and Substance Abuse Services, part of the N.C. Department of Health and Human ... FULL ARTICLE AT Business Journal of the Greater Triad Area
(Your browser doesn't support iframe)In the run up to World Down Syndrome Day on March 21st, an advocacy organization has released an ad called Dear Future Mom that made me cry ugly, ugly tears.
Read more...FULL ARTICLE AT Jezebel
OVERVIEW: Reuters senior staff photographer Fred Prouser is signing off at age 62, having covered some 3,000 galas and premieres in his 20-plus years on the job. He’s been a fixture on the red carpet and a recognizable ... FULL ARTICLE AT Variety
Share this page
About this topic
A disability may be physical, cognitive, mental, sensory, emotional, developmental or some combination of these. A disability may be present from birth, or occur during a person's lifetime.
An individual may also qualify as disabled if he/she has had an impairment in the past or is seen as disabled based on a personal or group standard or norm. Such impairments may include physical, sensory, and... Full
Article At Wikipedia.org