How to Deal with Disability Discrimination in the Workplace

Though there are laws in place to protect disabled workers from discrimination in the workplace, the behavior itself is often overt that it’s difficult to prove. In some cases, subtle discrimination comes in the form refusing to assign tasks to a person, even though they are fully capable, or not including them in workplace functions. [...]

By |2017-02-13T17:42:31+00:00July 25th, 2016|Disability, Tips|0 Comments

GPE’s Education Goals In 2020

The Disabilities Education Act clearly states that children with disabilities have the right to a free and appropriate education, meaning it should be of no cost to the family and that educational services must be individually designed to meet each child’s unique needs. Yet, children with disabilities are still being excluded from education sector plans [...]

By |2017-02-13T17:42:31+00:00July 18th, 2016|Children, Disability, Education, Support|0 Comments

The Other Side of the Bathroom Debate

There is no shortage of opinions when it comes to laws concerning who should or shouldn’t be allowed to enter public restrooms. Though both sides of the debate each offer compelling arguments, there is one population that remains vastly overlooked-- the disabled community. With the debate concerning bathroom laws heating up, many within the disabled [...]

By |2017-02-13T17:42:32+00:00June 13th, 2016|Disability, Support|0 Comments