Florida Governor DeSantis Budget Boosts Disabilities SpendingGov. Ron DeSantis on Monday called for legislators to pump hundreds of millions of dollars into programs for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities, as well as $20 million into the state’s prescription-drug importation effort --- or about $5 million less than what a top state health official sought.
Miami-Dade Parks Disability Services Celebrates National Autism Awareness Month All Year Long!Miami-Dade parks help people with disabilities learn their own sense of strength, personal power, and help in developing recreational skills.
State's Involuntary Commitment Law Ruled UnconstitutionalA federal appeals court has ruled that a Florida law dealing with the involuntary commitment of people with intellectual disabilities violates constitutional due-process rights.
FIU Program Giving Special Needs Students The College Experience If a young person is smart, getting into college isn't an impossible hurdle. But students with intellectual disabilities can rarely dream of campus life. But FIU is making those dreams come true for a select group.