A woman with her head tilted back in a dentist's chair opens her mouth. To her side a dental worker in a white lab coat and face mask sticks a piece of gauze in her mouth.
CDS webinar explores new Medicaid dental coverage for adults Delaware Medicaid Director Stephen Groff examines Delaware’s new adult dental benefit during a CDS Lunchtime Leaning event.
LEND student Oshay Johnson
LENDing a hand: Learning to lead for those in need UD 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.
Michael Arocho, a University of Delaware student who participates in the Spectrum Scholars program
Weeklong career exploration opportunities offered to UD students with disabilities Students with disabilities from the CDS-run Career and Life Studies Certificate, Summer CLSC and Spectrum Scholars programs connected remotely with professionals from UD, Delaware state agencies and local businesses.
Laura Waterland and Michelle Bishop
CDS panel: Delaware voting options, legal protections empower those with disabilities Voting and disability law experts at a CDS event said the pandemic and other challenges shouldn’t prevent Delawareans with disabilities from casting ballots in the Nov. 3 election, thanks to remote and in-person voting options and legislation that mandates polling place accessibility.