News from CDS


AUCD Director of Public Policy Rylin Rodgers

While the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act has provisions beneficial to people with disabilities, policy expert warns that spending cuts to Medicare, Medicaid and Social Security may follow.

Students with intellectual disabilities lead audience in discussion

In a public session, students and staff members offered insights into the new residential option within CDS’s program for young adults with intellectual disabilities.

Newly minted ambassador Brittany Powers

Brittany Powers, CDS’s early childhood autism projects coordinator, will show families how to identify and respond to signs of developmental delays.

CDS advisors take top honors

At the LIFE Conference, CDS staff presented on education, policy and independent living, while CDS advisors were honored for their advocacy.