Tag: People-with-disabilities

Will Congress Leave People with Disabilities Out to Dry

The future of a longstanding Medicaid program is quickly becoming an endangered species. The Money Follows the Person program was designed more than a decade ago to support the process of people with disabilities transitioning from an institution to community and independent living. Roughly 75,000 people have used this program…

Television Continues to Slight People with Disabilities

For the past 20 years, GLAAD has conducted a study analyzing the prevalence of LGBT characters on network and streaming television. For seven years, they have extended their research to show the representation of people with disabilities. “The expansion of the television landscape into digital platforms is helping to spark…