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Aug 13 2015
Department of Justice
Office of Public Affairs

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Thursday, July 23, 2015

Jul 29 2015

ADA INSPIRES GLOBAL EXPANSION OF DISABILITY RIGHTS

25 years later, we should be proud that the ADA triggered an expansion of human rights and protections globally

Jun 17 2015

Thursday, July 9th

10:00 -12:00 pm

REACH of Plano Office

720 E. Park Blvd., suite 104

Plano, TX 75074

 

Apr 23 2015

Action Needed on Texas' Sovereign Immunity from the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA)

April 22, 2015

For the past decade, CTD has fought for legislation that waives Texas' claim of sovereign immunity from the ADA and permanently acknowledges the basic civil right of freedom from discrimination. There hadn't been much movement on this issue this year, but now, we are getting a shot.

Mar 25 2015

The American Association of People with Disabilities is pleased to announced that we are accepting applications for the 2015 NBCUniversal Tony Coelho Media Scholarship.  We are offering four scholarships, which can be used for for the spring, summer, or fall semesters of 2015, to 2nd year associate students; undergraduate sophomores, juniors, and seniors; and graduate students with disabilities who are pursuing communication or media-related degrees.  Each recipient will receive $5,625 for the tuition and fees at their college or university.

Feb 19 2015

Free Services Include:

Job Readiness Training

Job Placement Assistance

Case Management Services

Weekly Support Group (Job Club)

DART Monthly Bus Passes

Job Coaching

Ongoing Job Support

Eligible veterans must have a disability, may have served in any war and in any service branch, and must provide a DD Form 214.

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