September 17, 2021 | Delaware Public MediaA major focus of the program, which is administered by the Center for Disabilities Studies, is career development. That’s because young people with autism are underrepresented in the workforce.
CDS webinar showcases resources for wellbeing, social connection during pandemic
July 22, 2021 | Center for Disabilities StudiesThe Center for Disabilities Studies revealed new resources to keep Delawareans with disabilities healthy and safe amid the disruptions caused by Covid-19 at an online event April 30.
Disability and public health experts tackle vaccine availability, inequitable allocation in webinar
February 26, 2021 | Center for Disabilities StudiesMost Delawareans with disabilities are either eligible for coronavirus vaccination already or will be when the next phase begins, said presenters at a Feb. 24 CDS event. However, barriers to access have made distribution difficult.
CDS webinar explores new Medicaid dental coverage for adults
February 2, 2021 | Center for Disabilities StudiesDelaware Medicaid Director Stephen Groff examines Delaware’s new adult dental benefit during a CDS Lunchtime Leaning event.
LENDing a hand: Learning to lead for those in need
December 14, 2020 | UD MagazineUD graduates in health and education fields who participated in CDS’s Leadership Education in Neurodevelopmental and Related Disabilities (LEND) program cite empathy, patience and flexibility as qualities they developed as trainees that help them effectively support individuals with disabilities now. LEND trainees embed with families that have children with developmental disabilities to get first-person experience of their daily lives.