World Autism Awareness Week: ‘Need to enforce Rights of Persons with Disabilities Act’, says Dr Priti Arun

As a norm established by the United Nations, April 2 of every year is marked as World Autism Day. The day marks the beginning of a whole month to spread awareness about the challenges faced by autistic and intellectually challenged children. The need to spread awareness about the condition can be stressed by citing a… Read More World Autism Awareness Week: ‘Need to enforce Rights of Persons with Disabilities Act’, says Dr Priti Arun

Allies for Inclusion promotes an awareness of disability issues

COLUMBIA — What do Donald Trump, David Beckham and Cameron Diaz all have in common?Obsessive compulsive disorder, according to an interactive computer quiz at Allies for Inclusion: The Abililty Exhibit, the centerpiece for MU’s Celebrate Ability Week held Wednesday through Thursday at Memorial Student Union.OCD is one of the many disabilities or disorders represented at… Read More Allies for Inclusion promotes an awareness of disability issues

Missoula legislative candidate forum to focus on aging, disability issues

The Disability and Aging Alliance of Missoula in collaboration with Parents Let’s Unite for Kids, the ARC of Montana and Disability Rights Montana is holding a Missoula County legislative candidates forum at the Hilton Garden Inn on Thursday, Oct. 2, from 4 to 7 p.m.Montana Public Radio’s William Marcus will moderate the forum.This forum will… Read More Missoula legislative candidate forum to focus on aging, disability issues