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Updated: 2017-11-24T10:00:58-05:00

 



How One Nonprofit Organization Forged Its Own Path Toward...

2017-11-24T00:00:00-05:00

Ability Beyond had the courage to venture into the corporate consulting space with a new division called Disability Solutions that has become an invaluable service that companies have willingly...

(PRWeb November 24, 2017)

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Learning Ally Link Named Top Resource for Students with Learning...

2017-11-22T00:00:00-05:00

Teachers with Apps names Learning Ally Link Top 2017 Resource to support K-12 students with learning disabilities, such as dyslexia. This community is known for helping educators and parents discover...

(PRWeb November 22, 2017)

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Daryl Young Redirects His Career After Rare Disorder Causes Paralysis

2017-11-22T00:00:00-05:00

In celebration of Thanksgiving, Vocational Rehabilitation shares a man’s journey to holding onto hope and finding a new career direction with his disability.

(PRWeb November 22, 2017)

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EASY WALKER Provides More Support and Convenience for Users (CHA-105)

2017-11-22T00:00:00-05:00

InventHelp, a leading inventor service company, is working to submit Easy Walker to companies for their review.

(PRWeb November 22, 2017)

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Push to Walk Participating in Giving Tuesday with Push-Ups for Push to...

2017-11-22T00:00:00-05:00

Push to Walk, a non-profit organization that provides individualized workouts and resources to people with spinal cord injuries and other forms of paralysis, aims to raise funds through Giving Tuesday...

(PRWeb November 22, 2017)

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The Glenholme School Hosts Annual 5K Run for Autism

2017-11-21T00:00:00-05:00

The Glenholme School held its fourth annual 5K Run for Autism on November 12, 2017. The proceeds support the school’s offering to students through academic innovations and therapeutic program...

(PRWeb November 21, 2017)

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Canton GA Law Firm Adds Two Attorneys

2017-11-21T00:00:00-05:00

Attorneys Lance Patrick and Jennifer Townsend have joined the legal team at J. M. Heller, Attorney at Law, P.C., one of Northwest Georgia’s premier law firms.

(PRWeb November 21, 2017)

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A Movement in Hearing Healthcare: EarQ Connects More Patients with...

2017-11-20T00:00:00-05:00

EarQ and Signia, a leading hearing aid manufacturer, held an exclusive event for independent hearing healthcare professionals ready to lead the way in patient education.

(PRWeb November 20, 2017)

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Inventor Develops Redesigned Pair of Pants (PND-4804)

2017-11-20T00:00:00-05:00

Pittsburgh-based InventHelp, a leading inventor service company, is submitting this client’s idea, Flap Pants, in the hopes of a good faith review.

(PRWeb November 20, 2017)

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Inventor Develops Protective Equipment for the Shoulder (PND-4855)

2017-11-20T00:00:00-05:00

InventHelp, a leading inventor service company, is working to submit Shoulder Shield to companies for their review.

(PRWeb November 20, 2017)

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User1st Exhibits Automated Web Accessibility Solution at 20th Annual...

2017-11-20T00:00:00-05:00

Sponsored by the Association on Higher Education and Disability, User1st showcased their flagship software system to over 600 attendees.

(PRWeb November 20, 2017)

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Alternative Swing Is More Dynamic and Convenient (SUU-400)

2017-11-17T00:00:00-05:00

InventHelp, founded in 1984 in Pittsburgh, is attempting to submit this idea, the E-Z Swing, to applicable companies for their consideration.

(PRWeb November 17, 2017)

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Lives of Special Needs Kids Enriched with Special All-Terrain Beach...

2017-11-16T00:00:00-05:00

Stepping Stones for Stella is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization whose mission is to provide All-Terrain Beach Buggies to children with disabilities ensuring they and their families experience the joy...

(PRWeb November 16, 2017)

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Trio of Luminaries to Open Groundbreaking Private Boarding School for...

2017-11-16T00:00:00-05:00

Shrub Oak International School, in New York's Westchester county, will provide the field's most progressive academic and therapeutic program for 391 students on a state-of-the-art campus

(PRWeb November 16, 2017)

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Attorney Scott McCullough Pairs the Finest Young Minds with the...

2017-11-16T00:00:00-05:00

Florida personal injury attorney Scott McCullough brings together the Lighthouse of Broward for the Blind and Visually Impaired and American Heritage School Plantation to create innovative solutions...

(PRWeb November 16, 2017)

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Bathing Aid for Individuals with Limited Mobility Developed by...

2017-11-16T00:00:00-05:00

InventHelp, founded in 1984 in Pittsburgh, is attempting to submit this idea, the BACK BUFFER to applicable companies for their consideration.

(PRWeb November 16, 2017)

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Enhanced Hospital Bedside Tray Developed by InventHelp Inventor...

2017-11-16T00:00:00-05:00

Pittsburgh-based InventHelp, a leading inventor service company, is submitting this client's idea, OVERBED VALET in the hopes of a good faith review.

(PRWeb November 16, 2017)

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InventHelp Inventor Develops Diverse Massage Tool (BMA-4893)

2017-11-16T00:00:00-05:00

InventHelp, a leading inventor service company, is working to submit MASSAGE AND MORE to companies for their review.

(PRWeb November 16, 2017)

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Handheld Medical Vitals Device Developed by InventHelp Inventor...

2017-11-16T00:00:00-05:00

Pittsburgh-based InventHelp, a leading inventor service company, is submitting this client's idea, MED TOUCH in the hopes of a good faith review.

(PRWeb November 16, 2017)

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The Seattle Erotic Art Festival Announces Open Call for Entries for...

2017-11-16T00:00:00-05:00

Seattle Erotic Art Festival seeks artists of all mediums who create works that explore sexuality, gender, identity, and social mores for its annual show April 27-29, 2018.

(PRWeb November 16, 2017)

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ACA Enrollment Solutions Provides Tips Instructing Consumers On How...

2017-11-16T00:00:00-05:00

Shortened Open Enrollment Period puts consumers at great risk for having to pay penalty fines if they are without a qualifying health plan by the Dec. 15th deadline

(PRWeb November 16, 2017)

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Inventor Develops Safety Lights for Wheelchairs (PND-4830)

2017-11-15T00:00:00-05:00

Pittsburgh-based InventHelp, a leading inventor service company, is submitting this client’s idea, Wheelchair Safety Lights, in the hopes of a good faith review.

(PRWeb November 15, 2017)

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Invention Allows for More Comfortable and Safer Use of Bedpans...

2017-11-15T00:00:00-05:00

InventHelp, a leading inventor service company, is working to submit Pressure Pad to companies for their review.

(PRWeb November 15, 2017)

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Interior Designer Bonnie Lewis Wins First Place Universal Design Award...

2017-11-14T00:00:00-05:00

Bonnie J. Lewis, principal and founder of 55+ TLC Interior Design, LLC, was awarded first place in the Universal Design / Aging in Place category from the American Society of Interior Designers (ASID)...

(PRWeb November 14, 2017)

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showHive Launches New Show with Modern Warrior Live to Shift the...

2017-11-14T00:00:00-05:00

showHive Provides Creative Services for New Touring Theatrical Music Experience Modern Warrior Live

(PRWeb November 14, 2017)

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Make An Impact Through Walking With Anthony

2017-11-14T00:00:00-05:00

Foundation committed to changing the recovery outcome of spinal cord injury

(PRWeb November 14, 2017)

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EscapeMaker.com Encourages Wheelchair Accessible Agritourism and Farm...

2017-11-14T00:00:00-05:00

As a response to local community requests, EscapeMaker.com created a burgeoning list of agritourism destinations in New York State that are accessible to wheelchair users and people with limited...

(PRWeb November 14, 2017)

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Persistence Pays Off for Woman with Disability

2017-11-13T00:00:00-05:00

In honor of Spinal Cord Injury Awareness Week, Vocational Rehabilitation shares the story of a woman with Spinal Muscular Atrophy who was able to find a job and her independence through VR Services.

(PRWeb November 13, 2017)

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Golf Academy of America Graduate Featured on Golf Channel

2017-11-13T00:00:00-05:00

Golf Academy of America announced today that SPC Ethan Heim, U.S. Army, was featured on Golf Channel’s Morning Drive on Veterans Day. Heim discussed his recent VGA National Championship win.

(PRWeb November 13, 2017)

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Nick Gutwein to Retire from BraunAbility and will be Succeeded by...

2017-11-10T00:00:00-05:00

BraunAbility CEO announces his retirement and introduces Staci Kroon, former Executive Vice President of Eaton Business Systems, as his successor.

(PRWeb November 10, 2017)

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Actress and Filmmaker Kamala Lopez Stages Star-Studded Demonstration...

2017-11-10T00:00:00-05:00

The filmmakers film Equal Means Equal has become a movement in a time where women are speaking out more often about sexual abuse in Hollywood and in all areas of business.

(PRWeb November 10, 2017)

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Arizona Interior Designer Bonnie J. Lewis Wins First Place Commercial...

2017-11-09T00:00:00-05:00

Bonnie J. Lewis, principal and founder of 55+ TLC Interior Design, LLC, was awarded first place in the American Society of Interior Designers (ASID) Arizona North Chapter 2017 Design Excellence...

(PRWeb November 09, 2017)

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ABC Sitcom “Speechless” Named 2017 Recipient of the Annie Glenn Award...

2017-11-09T00:00:00-05:00

Prestigious Award Recognizes Those Making a Positive Impact on the Lives of People With Communication Disorders

(PRWeb November 09, 2017)

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Horizon Goodwill Commits to Veterans Employment Opportunities and...

2017-11-09T00:00:00-05:00

Veterans services are an essential part of what Goodwill implements with their Mission Services programs.

(PRWeb November 09, 2017)

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Swords to Plowshares' 21st Annual Veterans Day Dinner Honoring...

2017-11-09T00:00:00-05:00

Swords to Plowshares honors law firm Cooley LLP as their Pro Bono Partner of the Year and U.S. Marine Corps veteran Miguel Briseño Jr and U.S. Navy veteran Starcia Cousar as their 2017 Profiles...

(PRWeb November 09, 2017)

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Semper Fi Fund and The Bob & Renee Parsons Foundation Announce...

2017-11-08T00:00:00-05:00

Semper Fi Fund has announced that for the sixth year in a row, The Bob & Renee Parsons Foundation has issued its Double Down for Veterans match campaign. Through December 31, The Bob & Renee...

(PRWeb November 08, 2017)

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Improved Mobility Chair Promotes Safety and Independence (ORD-2452)

2017-11-08T00:00:00-05:00

InventHelp, founded in 1984 in Pittsburgh, is attempting to submit this idea, the Independent Chair, to applicable companies for their consideration.

(PRWeb November 08, 2017)

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Invention Facilitates the Drying of Toes (PIT-494)

2017-11-08T00:00:00-05:00

Pittsburgh-based InventHelp, a leading inventor service company, is submitting this client’s idea, Twinkle Toes, in the hopes of a good faith review.

(PRWeb November 08, 2017)

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Assisting Hands Home Care of Arlington Heights and Schaumburg Will...

2017-11-08T00:00:00-05:00

Assisting Hands Schaumburg and Assisting Hands Home Care of Arlington Heights, IL will have an exhibitor’s table at the Second Annual Caregiving Conference on November 10 and 11 in Chicago, IL.

(PRWeb November 08, 2017)

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Amplified and Captioned Phones Featured in New Publication from Harris...

2017-11-08T00:00:00-05:00

Amplified and captioned phones help those with hearing loss stay connected to family and friends, avoiding the isolation of hearing loss. A new publication from Harris Communications features some of...

(PRWeb November 08, 2017)

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Postal Notice New Service Assists Elderly, Handicapped

2017-11-07T00:00:00-05:00

Maintain Daily Routine, Reducing Unwanted Physical Activity, Anxiety

(PRWeb November 07, 2017)

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Announcing the 2018 Youth Achievement Award Celebrating Students with...

2017-11-07T00:00:00-05:00

Smart Kids with Learning Disabilities, Inc. announces the 2018 Fred J. Epstein Youth Achievement Award contest, a nationwide recognition for students 19 or younger with learning disabilities or ADHD....

(PRWeb November 07, 2017)

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MobilityWorks Opens New Location in Woburn MA, North of Boston

2017-11-07T00:00:00-05:00

USA’s largest mobility dealer now serving the Northern Boston community with wheelchair accessible vans, rentals, and adaptive equipment

(PRWeb November 07, 2017)

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Effects of Military Conflicts Are Not Over For Many Veterans

2017-11-07T00:00:00-05:00

Delayed onset of disabilities occur years after action as Allsup Veterans Disability Appeal Service highlights impact of military conflicts

(PRWeb November 07, 2017)

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AppTek and BSE Partner for Closed Captioning in Canada

2017-11-07T00:00:00-05:00

Bringing Automated Captioning Technology to Market

(PRWeb November 07, 2017)

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Bananagrams, Inc. Introduces Fan-Inspired BIG Letter BANANAGRAMS®...

2017-11-06T00:00:00-05:00

BIG Letter Launches with #BringBigSmiles with #BigLetterBananagrams || Game Sales Help to Further American Macular Degeneration Foundation’s Education Mission

(PRWeb November 06, 2017)

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2018 Pro Bowl is Sensory Inclusive Through KultureCity and NFL

2017-11-06T00:00:00-05:00

2018 Pro Bowl will be all-inclusive so that every fan will be able to experience the game regardless of their sensory needs.

(PRWeb November 06, 2017)

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Eliminating the Medical Expense Deduction Would Seriously Harm People...

2017-11-03T00:00:00-04:00

NAELA Anticipates Harmful Effect of Tax Code Change on Older Americans and People with Special Needs

(PRWeb November 03, 2017)

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Convenient Shelter for Wheelchair Users Invented (CIC-250)

2017-11-03T00:00:00-04:00

InventHelp, founded in 1984 in Pittsburgh, is attempting to submit this idea, the Wheelchair Poncho, to applicable companies for their consideration.

(PRWeb November 03, 2017)

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Disability Advocates Present the Future of Work to Congress

2017-11-02T00:00:00-04:00

Special Olympics, SourceAmerica, The Viscardi Center and disability self-advocate panelists share insight on issues affecting people with disabilities.

(PRWeb November 02, 2017)

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