Ollibean disability-centric lifestyle posts and articles connecting and informing families, advocates and professionals .
Shoreham students “experience” autism for a day
Fourth grader Nick Donnelly counted along with the rest of
Letter: Adults with autism must be a focus
Grim news regarding the prevalence of autism continues to make
Two-Thirds of Kids With Autism Have Been Bullied: Study
FRIDAY, March 30 (HealthDay News) -- Nearly two-thirds of American
OlliNepal Update – March 29
The Ollibean/OlliNepal team finished up their trekking outside of Pohkara,
Kyoto prof rolls out omnidirectional wheelchair
A mechanical engineering professor has taken the wraps off his
Outsourcing to the Autistic Rather Than to India
Part of the reason autism has captivated Hollywood movie makers
Ollibean Team Arrives in Nepal
The adventure begins! Beautiful start ! Greeted at Nepalese Airport by longtime friend, Topden Lama. Topden brought Tibetan scarves for the group
Employer Best Practices for Workers with Caregiving Responsibilities
In 2007, EEOC issued guidance explaining the circumstances under which
ADA Kits for Hotel Guests with Hearing Loss
Harris Communications makes it easy to be in compliance with
Physical Activity Proves a Vital Function in Cognitive Ability in Recent Studies
Physical activity among today’s youth in the United States has
World Down Syndrome Day March 21!
Down Syndrome International presents the Global Video Event "LET US IN - I WANT TO LEARN!" in partnership with 68 countries for World Down Syndrome Day 2012.
Autism NOW: The National Autism Resource and Information Center
Autism NOW: The National Autism Resource and Information Center will
Autistic Student Advocates for Herself, Other Autistics
“Because we see autism and other neurodevelopmental or neurological differences,
The Lancet:The health of deaf people: communication breakdown
Andrew Alexander discusses how deaf people are often alienated from accessing the UK health-care system and what needs to be done to change this.
New ADA accessibility requirements took effect March 15
For the first time in history public fitness centers, public swimming pools, recreational facilities, parks, golf and mini-golf courses, detention facilities and courtrooms, playrooms and amusement rides must adhere to the governments accessibility requirements. The rules also clarify issues that have come up in the 20 years regarding bathroom dimensions, reach ranges and accesible routes.
Best Buddies Friendship Walk, April 21, 2012 : 12:00 pm-4:00 pm
The Best Buddies Friendship Walk is a fun-filled community fundraiser
Stephen Hawking to Guest Star on ‘The Big Bang Theory’
It’s a dream come true for “The Big Bang Theory:”
Institute on Human Development and Disability
The Institute on Human Development and Disabililty (IHDD) has been