- Jan 17, 2020
The bishop of Erie has announced the opening of the canonization process for Gertrude Barber, founder of what is now called the Barber National Institute for adults and children with disabilities.
The National Council on Disability said in a new study that “the dangers and harms” physician-assisted suicide laws present to people with disabilities “appear to be as significant today” as they were in 1997 and 2005, when the council earlier analyzed the harms of such laws.
About 350 young adults attended the national gathering of Singles for Christ.
Educator and riding instructor Curt Stacy has a therapeutic horseback riding program for children with disabilities.
Bishop England High School received the Dandy Award from the National Catholic Board on Full Inclusion for their leadership and vision in including all students.
A Catholic school in Maryland has a new St. Andre Program, which is designed to support students with intellectual disabilities in an inclusive setting.