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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, […]

January 26th, 2017|News|
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Grant Funding Opportunity Announcement

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The Special Hope Foundation and the American Academy of Developmental Medicine and Dentistry (AADMD) […]

June 14th, 2016|News, Special Hope Blog|
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Six Organizations Receive Grants from the Special Hope Foundation

Evidence-Based Cost and Quality of Care Research Grants for Adults with Developmental Disabilities

(Palo Alto, CA, February 22, 2016)The Special Hope Foundation and the Academy […]

February 24th, 2016|News|
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PASDA + Special Hope = Partnership with People First of California

Teamwork 101

The Special Hope Foundation met the folks from People First of California (PFCA)  through our friends at The Pacific Alliance on Disability Self Advocacy (PADSA), and it […]

April 16th, 2015|News, Special Hope Blog|
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Great opportunity for future leaders in the disability community

The National Center for Cultural Competence (NCCC) is accepting applications for the first in a series of five annual leadership academies offered by the Georgetown University National Center for Cultural Competence. […]

March 13th, 2015|News|

Achievable opens Clinic for individuals with developmental disabilities and their families.

On Monday, November 4, our grantee The Achievable Foundation celebrated the Grand Opening of Achievable Clinic, a first-of-its-kind, multidisciplinary medical home for individuals with […]

November 5th, 2013|News|

Disability and Discrimination at the Doctor’s Office

By Pauline W. Chen, M.D., The New York Times

In his 60s, overweight and in a wheelchair, the patient had been seeing doctors and […]

May 23rd, 2013|News|
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The Arc in S.F. to Help Pilot U.S. Study

[In the photo above: Ann Slater gets her blood pressure checked by Marilyn Petrich, a volunteer nurse, during a free health screening at The Arc in S.F. The agency provides […]

April 29th, 2013|News|

HEALTHCARE STORIES

Disability Rights Education & Defense Fund Video Presentation

Campaign for Disability Healthcare Justice

New HEALTHCARE STORIES Featuring People with Developmental Disabilities and Their Families

DREDF is pleased to announce the release of […]

February 25th, 2013|News|

Study Finds Autistic Adults at Higher Risk for Unmet Healthcare Needs

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE; November 30, 2012

Press Contact:
Melody Latimer
Director of Community Engagement
Autistic Self Advocacy Network
Phone: (202) 630-7477
Email: mlatimer@autisticadvocacy.org

Researchers with the Academic Autistic Partnership in Research […]

November 30th, 2012|News|

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