Running for Office as a Person With Disability
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Running for Office as a Person With Disability

Running for political office is an effective way to influence change in your community especially for those who are underrepresented and often ignored. “Nothing About Us, Without Us” is a powerful slogan to draw strength from when running for elected office as a person living with a disability. With only a handful of people with...

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4 Things to Do When You’re Expecting a Child with a Disability
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4 Things to Do When You’re Expecting a Child with a Disability

If you’re expecting a child with a disability, you’ll have some additional parenting challenges to overcome that many other parents don’t have to deal with. It’s a good idea to start preparations now, to ensure your home is accessible, your mental health is resilient, and your financials are stable. This can also help ease some...

Employment Possibilities for People with Disabilities
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Employment Possibilities for People with Disabilities

People with disabilities are willing and able to work but often face barriers to employment. Despite legislation that protects people with disabilities from employment discrimination, many struggle to access the employment opportunities and fair wages they need for personal and financial growth. According to a 2015 report from the National Conference of State Legislators, only...

Don’t Let Disability Keep You From Planning for Your Financial Future
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Don’t Let Disability Keep You From Planning for Your Financial Future

If you or your loved one has been living with a disability for any length of time, you probably already have a plan for making sure your day-to-day needs are met. However, do you know how you will handle the expenses of care later in life? If you don’t, it’s important to create a financial...