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Paid Leave & Disability: One Family’s Story

Thanks to The Arc of the United States for sharing shining a light on this very real need through this incredible story.

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Advocacy

Clover Bottom lawsuit dismissed; individuals in TN to benefit

Today, September 8, 2017, a judge dismissed the longstanding Clover Bottom lawsuit, effectively ending a quarter of a century of litigation over intellectual disabilities services in Tennessee.  This is an enormous accomplishment. Many of you have worked hand-in-hand with us to transform... Continue Reading 

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Advocacy, General awareness

Theater outings break isolation for young adults with special needs

 via Better Tennessee HattilooTheatre founder Ekundayo Bandele knows about special needs children, in part because his daughter was one. To give young people with special needs a social outlet, Hattiloo created Special Shows for Special People. It’s an event held just for special... Continue Reading 

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