11-year-old Zoe Symons who is severely deaf shares her journey with hearing loss, deciding to get cochlear implants and questions she poses to her mom in a video series, “I Want You to Hear.”
Delaware is among a cluster of states that has waived retroactive eligibility for some Medicaid groups. This retroactive eligibility feature is meant to assist the poor and individuals with disabilities in providing financial protection as patients wait for approval of their Medicaid applications.
Clayton Theatre in Dagsboro will offer open caption film screenings for members of the deaf and hearing impaired community.
In response to an increased demand for employees with autism in Delaware companies, The Precisionists, a Wilmington-based startup, helps employ people with disabilities in jobs that suit an individual’s strengths and needs.
UD PhD student Martha Hall is working with the Move to Learn Innovation Lab to build a sense of independence for people with disabilities who have difficulty using zippers and buttons by designing adaptive jeans to fit their needs.