We thought we’d take a moment and answer a question we get frequently: ‘What is person-centered planning?’. In short, person-centered planning focuses goal-setting activities on the individual receiving support. This positions the person to take control of their own life. …

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On Friday August 8, 2014, President Obama signed the Combatting Autism Reauthorization Act. The law calls for $260 million annually through 2019 for autism research, prevalence tracking, screening, professional training and other initiatives. Though it includes more than a billion …

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It wasn’t too far back in our history that there was a common misconception that individuals with disabilities were incapable of competitive employment. It was thought that individuals with significant disabilities needed to be  ‘healed’ or ‘prevocationally trained’, or ‘habilitated’ …

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Basically, online content and services can be deemed ‘Section 508 Compliant’ if they meet standards laid out by the Federal Government in Section 508  (or the Electronic and Information Technology Accessibility Standards, 36 C.F.R. § 1194 added to the act …

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