Monthly Archives: January 2017

Three UCEDDs Receive Nearly $150,000 in Grants from the Special Hope Foundation


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Research, Design and/or Integrate Diversity/Cultural Competency Curricula in
Healthcare for the IDD Population: A Partnership with Self-Advocates

(Palo Alto, CA, January 25, 2017) — The Special Hope Foundation and American Academy of Developmental Medicine and Dentistry (AADMD) are pleased to announce that […]

January 26th, 2017|News|

A conversation with Self-Advocate Melissa-Crisp Cooper

Individuals with disabilities are disability experts.

So the Special Hope Foundation decided to expand our Self-Advocacy Advisory Committee.  Melissa-Crisp Cooper is the Committee’s Chairman.

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Melissa first became involved in health advocacy for people with disabilities over a decade ago when she worked for the State Council […]

January 12th, 2017|Special Hope Blog|
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Special Hope Foundation’s 2016 in Review


2017, we are ready.

I think we can all agree that 2016 was quite a year. Through it all, the Special Hope Foundation has remained focused on our vision and mission, and we look forward to continuing to do so enthusiastically in 2017.

A look back at some […]

January 4th, 2017|Special Hope Blog|
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