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Schumer calls for expansion of program that provides wearable tracking devices

New York Senator Chuck Schumer made a stop at the Mary Cariola Children's Center on Wednesday to push for legislation that would provide wearable...
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Wed, 11/22/2017 - 8:51am
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Thousands of pies baked at Special Touch for Thanksgiving

A Rochester tradition continues this year at Holy Childhood and their new Special Touch Bakery. Over 2,400 pies are being baked for the Thanksgiving...
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Mon, 11/20/2017 - 10:32am
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Connections: How the media covers the murders of people with disabilities by caregivers

We discuss a difficult, often grim, but vital issue this hour: when people with disabilities are murdered by their caregivers or family members....
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Fri, 11/17/2017 - 12:59pm
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Adaptive music lessons give students a place to be themselves

The benefits of music on individuals with autism are widely known. Improved focus, advances in speech and language, and better motor skills. But...
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Fri, 11/10/2017 - 10:08am
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Gaelynn Lea talks violin, disability rights; but not always at the same time

NPR's 2016 Tiny Desk Contest Winner Gaelynn Lea is in Rochester this weekend for a performance at Nazareth College Saturday. She never thought she would...
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Mon, 10/30/2017 - 6:08am
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Connections: How "self-direction" enables people with disabilities to live more independent lives

An emerging model called self-direction is enabling people with disabilities to live more independent lives. Self-directed individuals choose where they...
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Fri, 10/27/2017 - 1:31pm
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Connections: NPR Tiny Desk Concert winner Gaelynn Lea

The winner of NPR's 2016 Tiny Desk Concert is a remarkable musician from Duluth, Minnesota named Gaelynn Lea . Lea is a classically trained fiddler...
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Wed, 10/25/2017 - 11:07am
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Special Touch Bakery opens larger facility in Rochester, adds jobs and training

Holy Childhood, the non-profit, non-denominational organization based in Henrietta that helps people who have intellectual and developmental...
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Tue, 10/24/2017 - 1:31pm
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WATCH: Inclusive and accessible trick-or-treating

https://youtu.be/-G-2sULHmjU Trick-or-Treat night is right around the corner. What you may not know is that dressing up in scary costumes and venturing...
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Tue, 10/24/2017 - 1:07am
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WATCH: Is ridesharing in Rochester accessible for everyone?

https://youtu.be/drj2OUZEPZQ On October 19, the Center for Disability Rights hosted a candidate forum on disability issues. WXXI’s Hélène Biandudi Hofer...
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Mon, 10/23/2017 - 3:46am
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