Celebrating Disability History and Awareness Month

October is Disability History and Awareness MonthOne-fifth of all Americans have disabilities, including almost one million people in Virginia.  During October, Disability History and Awareness Month creates greater public awareness and emphasizes the importance of full inclusion in schools and communities for individuals with disabilities.

Read more about the Virginia Department of Education’s resolution and the Inclusion Project that is hosting online events this month with nationally recognized advocates for people with disabilities.