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The Google for People with Spinal Cord Injury

WRITTEN BY KRISTINA KOPIC published on April 5, 2017 by the Ruderman Foundation.

NMC Designs Classes for Adults with Disabilities

Featured on Interlochen Public Radio by David Cassleman.

Adapted in TC: The necessity for invention

Susan OdgersFeatured in The Traverse City Record Eagle on Jan. 14, 2017. WRITTEN BY SUSAN ODGERS Local columnist

Can you help? Michigan Community Needs Assessment Survey for Individuals with Disabilities

MSU Spartan LogoMSU Project Excellence has created two surveys: One for people with disabilities, and the second is for families/caregivers/ advocates. Your responses will be used to help DNNM and other agencies provide the best services to individuals with disabilities in ...

MI DDI Online Survey

Michigan Developmental Disabilities Institute logoCan you help?  The Michigan Developmental Disabilities Institute (MI-DDI) is asking individuals to take their quick survey to help plan their work in the next five years.  This plan will be used to apply for federal funding in order to ...

Enrollment Open for Michigan ABLE Accounts

Michigan ABLE ActFeatured on State of Michigan, MI Student Aid on October 31, 2016.  Visit https://www.miable.org/  for additional information and resources.

Sensory Friendly Saturdays

Sensory Friendly SaturdaysThe Autism Alliance of Michigan is teaming up with local museums and attractions to offer sensory friendly experiences for families and individuals on the autism spectrum during the month of April for National Autism Awareness Month.

Super Saturday Special - Feb. 6

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Achieving a Better Life Experience - ABLE Act Overview

Please note: The following has been cross-posted from the National Down Syndrome Society.

Adapted in TC: The Special Challenges of the Sight-Impaired

Several States Poised to Offer Savings Accounts for Disabled Americans

By PAM FESSLER  New laws in 35 states will allow more than 5 million Americans with disabilities to begin setting aside money for disability-related expenses without being penalized. Right now, many lose health and other public benefits if they save ...

'Not the only one': Little girl who lost arm adopts kitten with missing limb

By TERRI PETERS (TODAY parents)  Since their daughter Scarlette, 2, lost an arm to cancer as an infant, Simone and Matt Tipton have wanted to get her a pet with similar physical challenges. When the Trabuco Canyon, California couple heard ...

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