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Hidden Crisis: Advocates Support Call by US Senators For Improved COVID-19 Data Collection on All Congregate Care Facilities

November 9, 2020

November 09, 2020 | Press Release.pdf Research by U.S. Senate HELP Committee Staff Reveals “Substantial Lack of Data”  for Children and Adults with Mental Illness and Disabilities Princeton, NJ –…

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With the passing of Ruth Bader Ginsburg, the disability community remembers her most important decision on the U.S. Supreme Court.

September 22, 2020
The Baltimore Sun

September 22, 2020 | The Baltimore Sun With the passing of Ruth Bader Ginsburg (“Ruth Bader Ginsburg funeral services set; President Trump expects to announce Supreme Court pick by the…

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Justice Ginsburg Remembered as Staunch Advocate for People with Disabilities

September 21, 2020

September 21, 2020 | Press Release.pdf Statement by Robert Stack, President and CEO of Community Options PRINCETON, NJ – SEPTEMBER 21, 2020 – “With the passing of Ruth Bader Ginsburg,…

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Providing important services during the pandemic

August 28, 2020
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

August 28, 2020 | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette | I recently watched Morgan Freeman in “Driving Miss Daisy.” Thinking about how much strife, turmoil and growth this country has gone through made…

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Despite advances, progress on disabilities still lagging

July 26, 2020
The Times Tribune

The Times Tribune | July 26, 2020 | BY ROBERT STACK GUEST COLUMNIST | article.pdf Thirty years ago today, President George H. W. Bush signed the Americans with Disabilities Act.…

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Celebrating how the Americans with Disabilities Act changed life

July 23, 2020
centraljersey.com

July 23, 2020 | centraljersey.com Thirty years ago on July 26, President George H. W. Bush signed the Americans with Disabilities Act. It was one of the most significant breakthroughs…

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Sharing information will reduce infections

May 3, 2020
post-gazette.com

May 03, 2020 | post-gazette.com Dr. Jonas Salk tested his polio vaccine as a pilot study with almost 8,000 children in our local schools. Millions of children were vaccinated. Parents…

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Disability advocates press Congress to fund home health services

April 16, 2020
nationaljournal.com

April 17, 2020 | nationaljournal.com Advocates argue that home-based services are important to ensure that people with disabilities are getting the care they need and can stay out of large…

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Nearly 45 Years after Willowbrook State School Brought to Light, Community Options to Celebrate 20 Years of Progress in NYC

September 29, 2016

September 29, 2016 Nearly 45 Years after Willowbrook State School Brought to Light, Community Options to Celebrate 20 Years of Progress in NYC 45 years ago, Geraldo Rivera exposed the…

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The best of all options

August 29, 2016

August 29, 2016 | FM and JD BeLocal online issue | The Best of All ‘Options’ Local non-profit builds esteem, independence for people with disabilities Community Options, Inc., located at…

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