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Rolling Stone Feature – Luke’s Best Chance: One Man’s Fight for His Autistic Son

The compelling feature by Pulitzer Prize-winning Paul Solotaroff, “Luke’s Best Chance” is generating a lot of buzz in the disabilities world. Self-advocates and ideologues are calling the article “dehumanizing” while many parents are praising the article for shedding a light on issues impacting individuals with severe disabilities.

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Independent Apartment Communities: What Are They, and Why Do They Matter?

From CCC National Coordinator and Autism Housing Network’s Project Leader, Desiree Kameka: take a walk in the shoes of a resident at Casa de Amma!

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