COVID-19 Impact on the Disability Community
Peter Berns, CEO of The Arc, provides an update on the status of home and community-based services — services he says are critical to the health and safety of people with disabilities.
COVID-19 Stable Support for People With Disabilities
Disability Defined: Understanding the Human Condition
Maria Town, President and CEO of American Association of People with Disabilities, shares how her organization is improving the lives of people with disabilities through political and economic advocacy.
Advancing Accessibility in Medical Technology
Clark Rachfal of the American Council of the Blind discusses advocacy efforts to ensure medical devices are designed to be both inclusive and accessible.
The Graduation Effect
Racial Equity in Education
Census 2020 and Asian Pacific Americans: Accuracy Counts
Access and Awareness: Multilingual Census Hotline
STORIES FROM YOUR REGION
Chesterfield County Public Schools
GRASPing the need for post-secondary education
Fighting poverty in Schools
Increasing educational opportunities in Chesterfield County
The ARC of Northern VirginiaLucy Beadnell, Director of Advocacy for The ARC of Northern Virginiaj joins Elena Russo to discuss the free services they offer to people with developmental disabilities and their support network. Additionally, they discuss the TravelMate program, which provides virtual support to individuals with cognitive challenges to be more independent while traveling.
Special Olympics Virginia
Washington Air Quality Committee