Monthly Archives: August 2014

  • There are approximately 681,000 people over five years old who have some form of a disability in South Carolina, according to Disability World. In addition to this figure it is estimated that there are about 132,000 people in the state who have a hard time with some daily living activity. With this overwhelming need for […]

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  • The Arc celebrates the enactment of the “Autism Collaboration, Accountability, Research, Education, and Support (CARES) Act of 2014.” This law reauthorizes the Combating Autism Act of 2011 for five years and makes a number of improvements to it. President Obama signed the legislation into law on August 8, 2014. Since its original enactment in 2006, […]

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