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Where are they now? An update from the AADMD Sonoran MedCats

I am no Oprah, but like Oprah, I lay awake at night and wonder about past grantees. Where are they now?

In February 2014, The Special Hope Foundation, in collaboration with AADMD, awarded grants of $50,000 each to four universities within […]

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Healthcare for people with disabilities: where is the silver lining?

Will someone please give me some good news about healthcare for people with disabilities?

I have to be honest.

It has been difficult lately, even for a cockeyed optimist cheerleader-type like me, to find a silver lining in recent news about threats […]

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Where are they now? Grantee update from the Special Hope Foundation

What is the health status of adults on the autism spectrum?

In April of 2012, the Special Hope Foundation awarded a research grant to the Kaiser Foundation to utilize their electronic health care records to look at the prevalence of adults […]

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The Special Olympics Team Trainer Program: Promoting Health and Wellness in Adults with IDD

Special Olympics, as we all know, is the world’s largest public health organization serving people with I/DD.

Beyond providing year-round sports training and athletic competition in 22 sports at no cost to athletes, their families, or caregivers, the Special Olympics of […]

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