General News

Proclamation on International Day of Persons with Disabilities

President Joseph R. Biden issued a proclamation commemorating December 3, 2021 as International Day of Persons with Disabilities.

New Report Examines Rates of Social Isolation and Loneliness Among People with Disabilities

Recent research found that people with disabilities experienced loneliness, low perceived social support, and social isolation at significantly higher rates than people without disabilities.

"The Everyday Assault of Women with Disabilities"

Women with disabilities are twice as likely to be sexually assaulted as non-disabled women. This article highlights the harassment and violence they face, and asks why more is not being done to address the problem.