October 30, 2007 | Science DailyCDS has been named a participant in the largest child health study in U.S. history, focusing on conditions such as autism and birth defects.
National children’s study will examine health of 100,000 children
CDS to lead effort to boost employment of those with disabilities
October 18, 2007 | UDailyThe CDS National Leadership Consortium received a $280,000 federal grant to increase “real world” employment opportunities for people with disabilities.
Adults with disabilities in Delaware in only ‘fair’ to ‘poor’ health, study shows
July 25, 2007 | Science DailyOne of every seven adult Delawareans has at least one disability, and their general health is “fair” to “poor,” a CDS study published last month found.
Discovering strength by defying the odds
June 19, 2007 | News JournalCDS director Michael Gamel-McCormick and advisor Daniese McMullin-Powell criticize as dehumanizing a controversial recommendation that all pregnant women test for Down syndrome, as 90% abort Down fetuses.
UD to host national summit on support for adults with disabilities
June 12, 2007 | UDailyThis week’s leadership consortium, a CDS conference bringing together national leaders in the disability community, will focus on boosting and centralizing existing services.