ST. MARYS – If you are a senior, disabled, or a caregiver in Elk County, a free expo is coming up tomorrow which you may find helpful.State Representative Mike Armanini and the group, Life and Independence for Today, are teaming up to present a... Read More.
JEFFERSON COUNTY – The Arc of Jefferson and Clearfield Counties has been announced as the June Priority First Federal Credit Union Community Spotlight Cares Advertising Grant recipient.The Arc serves the community by providing Recreation and Respite clubs in DuBois and Punxsutawney as well as... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Locked out of his work computer for more than a week, a two-year Twitter employee didn't know whether he'd been laid off. So he asked CEO Elon Musk in a message on Twitter."Maybe if enough people retweet you'll answer me here?"... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Some moms are opening up this July during Disability Pride Month and shining a light on a topic they feel gets overlooked and is often viewed negatively by others in society.Natalie Hadley of Omaha, Nebraska, posted on LinkedIn in honor of... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- After the omicron wave of COVID-19 receded earlier this winter, states and cities across the country moved quickly to ease mitigation measures, leaving many officials hopeful that the virus would soon be in the rear-view mirror, ahead of the looming midterm... Read More.
Harrisburg, PA – Shawn's Law (a House Bill that would enhance a sentence for causing or aiding suicide when the victim is under 18, has an intellectual disability or is on the autism spectrum) has officially been signed into law by Governor Tom Wolf.The... Read More.
Disability advocates and elected officials are calling on the United States Olympic and Paralympic Committee to rethink its policies after a Paralympic gold medalist swimmer was denied a request to have a care assistant travel with her to Tokyo due to COVID-19 restrictions.Becca Meyers'... Read More.
By Dr. Sara Yumeen, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- The rates of disability among U.S. children are increasing, with the highest rate of disability among Native American children, according to a newly released brief by the U.S. Census Bureau.More... Read More.
Harrisburg, PA — Older and disabled Pennsylvanians can now apply for rebates on property taxes or rent paid in 2020, the Wolf Administration announced.This assistance is available through the Property Tax/Rent Rebate Program, which has delivered more than $6.8 billion to eligible Pennsylvanians since the... Read More.
Harrisburg, PA - Department of Human Services Secretary Teresa Miller announced the distribution of $31.5 million to Pennsylvania direct care workers who have continued to work through the COVID-19 crisis – making it possible for individuals with disabilities and older Pennsylvanians to live safely... Read More.