Long Island School Kicks Out Disabled Child For Too Many AbsencesChloe Castellano has a confirmed medical condition, acknowledged by the state, but this didn’t keep her high school from kicking her out. Now her parents are fighting back.
Mother Claims IHOP Discriminated Against Toddler With No ArmsAn Arkansas mother is accusing a local IHOP franchise of discriminating against her three-year-old son who was born without arms.
9-Year-Old Girl With No Hands Wins National Handwriting ContestThe nine-year-old from Virginia has just won the 2018 Zaner-Bloser National Handwriting Contest's Nicholas Maxim Award.
Westchester-Based Organization Gives Pets With Special Needs Second ChanceA local woman’s love for her dog has inspired a rescue and rehab center that is saving four-legged lives in the Tri-State Area.
Physical Therapist Turns Trash Into Special Furniture For Disabled Kids In BrooklynA man has taken on a mission to turn trash into tools for children with physical challenges in schools across Brooklyn.
State Lawmaker: MTA Is Not Doing Enough For Disabled CommutersNew York State Sen. Eric Adams (D-Brooklyn) called on the Metropolitan Transportation Authority Sunday to improve accessibility for the disabled at subway stations.
Advocates Set To Protest Against State Cuts For Disabilities ProgramsParents and friends of the disabled were set to protest against proposed state budget cuts on Long Island Saturday.
Kids With Disabilities On L.I. Get 'A (Little) League Of Their Own'There’s a brand new little league on Long Island that’s proving the be an inspiration to anyone who has a dream. That’s because every player has a disability – but that’s not stopping them from getting onto that playing field.
Worries For Care Of Developmentally Disabled After Budget CutsIt's not about cutting bloated salaries, says State Senator Carlucci, but protecting the vital services for a vulnerable population.