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Here’s What’s Happening at Best Buddies Living Miami!

By Drew Heinrich / 2022-09-22
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By Britney Wrightington, Residential Manager, Best Buddies Living (Miami)

Best Buddies Living Miami is the first location in the state of

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ABLE Savings for Assistive Technology

By Kathy Brannigan / 2022-09-12
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By Jensen Caraballo

An ABLE account allows people with disabilities to establish a savings account without impacting benefits. ABLE allows a person to save money for qualified disability expenses while keeping their eligibility for federal

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Support ASAN at the 2022 TCS NYC Marathon

By Dean Strauss / 2022-09-06
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Are you running the 2022 TCS New York City Marathon? We’ll see you there on November 6! This year, the Autistic Self Advocacy Network

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🎢 ASAN August Update 🎢

By Meredith Bartley / 2022-08-30
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ASAN August Newsletter

Dear friend,

Just like a rollercoaster, the quintessential summer fun, advocacy has its highs and lows, twists and turns. While we may

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Applying for an Assistive Technology Loan

By Katie Auchenbach / 2022-08-23
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The best thing you can do for yourself is educate yourself. Education is power. You can do many things when you are educated on a specific topic. I’m writing this blog today to talk

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Myectomy: Still the Gold Standard for HOCM

By hcmbeat / 2022-08-16
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An expert panel comprised of many of the world’s top HCM experts recently published a retrospective analysis which looked at septal myectomy over the last 60 years of practice. It concludes that myectomy remains the best treatment for patients with obstructive hypertrophic cardiomyopathy.

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We’re Fundraising for the Physiotherapy and Occupational Therapy Departments

By Ami / 2022-08-09
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You may have already seen by now that me and Ewan are taking part in the Superhero Tri this year to raise money for the physiotherapy and occupational therapy departments at the rehabilitation centre where I stayed for 6 months in 2018. If you’re unfamiliar with my story, in 2018 I almost died from double …

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July 2022 Round Up

By Ami / 2022-08-06
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Photoshoot This has been planned since around February this year, and I wanted some decent photos of me for my blog(s) and I’m really happy with them! We went to Cambridge as that’s where Diane (photographer) is based, plus she knew of some really good spots to get some photos in. You might notice a …

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🏖️ ASAN July Update 🏖️

By Meredith Bartley / 2022-07-29
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ASAN July Newsletter

Dear friend,

As Disability Pride Month, July is always both a celebration and a reminder. We commemorated the 32nd anniversary of the

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Professionally and Personally, NDI Staff Reflect on the Anniversary of the ADA

By Al Milioto / 2022-07-26
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This year, the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) turns 32.

National Disability Institute (NDI) has worked to fulfill the ADA’s promise of economic self-sufficiency for all people with disabilities for the last 17 years. As the first and only national organization focused exclusively on improving financial stability and well-being for

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