How Canada’s Immigration Policies Impact People with Disabilities

Disabled people may face discrimination in trying to immigrate to Canada, the Washington Post reports. The Country’s Immigration and Refugee Protection Act stipulates than anyone who could “cause excessive demands” to the healthcare system can be prohibited from immigrating. Read more

Disability and Bullying: The Link

WBUR’s Robin Young interviews Julie Hertzog, the director for the National Bullying Prevention Center on why disabled students are more likely to face bullying. Read more

PA May Reduce Sheltered Workshops

Pennsylvania is considering a plan that would reduce sheltered workshop jobs, advocating for more community inclusion for adults with disabilities. Read more