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Disability Awareness Resources

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Virginia Resources

VCU Center for Disability Leadership Disability Awareness
This website provides information and activities for teachers, families, and community agencies to use to increase awareness of disabilities.

Self-Determination Youth Credo
This video features Virginia youth with disabilities discussing issues of importance to them.

Additional Resources

"Because" PSA
This video is a collaborative effort with the U. S. Department of Labor's Office of Disability Employment Policy to promote positive employment outcomes for people with disabilities by encouraging employers and others to recognize the value and talent they bring to the workplace.

Disability History Museum
The Disability History Museum is an online library featuring virtual artifacts, exhibits and educational materials. Some programs are available online that describe the historical experiences of individuals with disabilities and their communities.