LOS ANGELES (AP) — At a time when election officials are struggling to convince more Americans to vote, advocates for the disabled say thousands of people with autism spectrum disorder, cerebral palsy and other intellectual or developmental disabilities have been systematically denied that basic right in the nation’s largest county. 653 more words
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ANAHEIM (CBSLA.com) — The Orange County Adult Achievement Center in Anaheim is helping developmentally disabled workers find jobs.
“We have a lot of different activities for them to do outside of the work activity, but the work activity is the most important one. 234 more words
“The most rewarding part of my job is to see our participants progress, learn new skills, learn to become more independent, and learn how to change their own behaviors when they need to be changed,” said Patricia Kabot, Site Supervisor of Seniors’ Resource Center’s (SRC) Starr Center. 455 more words