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UPDATED: Fri., March 29, 2019

Creative Studio for Variously-abled Adults working to end social isolation

Creative Studio for Variously-abled Adults is held for people of all abilities, including people who have autism or disabilities, who can gather for social interaction and the chance to explore …

UPDATED: Tue., June 5, 2018

2 charged in death of Missouri man entombed in concrete

More than a year after a developmentally disabled Missouri man’s body was found encased in concrete, two people who are accused in a lawsuit of making him fight for their …

UPDATED: Thu., Dec. 28, 2017

Montana dropping contracted case management services for developmentally disabled

The state health department is ending its contracts with four organizations that provide case management services for 2,100 adults with developmental disabilities, a move that will put about 70 people …

5 bodies found in burned California care home for disabled

The bodies of five people were found after a fire gutted a board-and-care home for developmentally disabled people southeast of Los Angeles, authorities said Tuesday.

Editorial: Pending reimbursement cuts put disabled at risk

Reversion to 2006 reimbursement rates could drive many in-home care providers out of the market.

Audit: Wash. caregivers failed background checks

OLYMPIA — Nearly two dozen people who failed criminal background checks were allowed to work with developmentally disabled clients in Washington state.

UPDATED: Tue., Jan. 31, 2012

Disabled Spokane Valley woman missing for 3 days

Spokane Valley Police are asking for help finding a developmentally disabled Spokane Valley woman who has been missing for three days and is considered vulnerable.

Idahoans decry proposed cuts to services for disabled

BOISE – Close to a thousand people flocked to the Idaho Capitol on Friday to plead with lawmakers not to cut services to disabled Idahoans. “I’ve been in two group …