Resources

  • General

    Words Matter

    February 15, 2017

    Reporting and Writing About People with Disabilities

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  • General

    Guidelines for Writing about Individuals with Disabilities

    February 15, 2017

    These guidelines are intended to guide the general public and media representatives about how words really do make a difference.

    General
  • Fires, Disasters & Emergencies

    Disaster Preparedness Checklist

    February 15, 2017

    If you have special health care needs and you live in a hurricane evacuation zone, an area threatened by storm surge, it is essential to plan well in advance for the supplies you will need during evacuation from your home and for sheltering in another area.

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  • Education

    Handbook on Collaboration between Parent Centers and Protection and Advocacy Agencies

    February 15, 2017

    This handbook serves as a blueprint on collaboration between the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act funded parent training and information centers (PTIs) and community parent resource centers (CPRCs) and the protection and advocacy (P&A) and client assistance (CAP) programs funded by the Administration on Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities. The…

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  • Education

    NDRN, NASDE Membership Survey

    February 15, 2017

    In September of 2014, the National Disability Rights Network (NDRN) and the National Association of State Directors of Special Education (NASDSE) surveyed their members in an effort to better understand the relationship between the state directors of special education and the Protection and Advocacy System (P&As) in the states…

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