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Georgia's Resources for Autism

April 15, 2015

With a new autism insurance bill being signed into law, now is a good time to look at Georgia's resources for children on the spectrum. 

Making Home Modifications for People With Disabilities

March 31, 2015

Making home modifications can make life easier for those who have a disability. 

Getting Mental Health Help

December 13, 2013

Find out how the Georgia Department of Behavioral Health and Developmental Disabilities can help you find mental health services.

Selecting a Long Term Care Facility

September 10, 2013

The Department of Community Health offers GaMap2Care to help you find personal care homes, nursing homes and assisted living facilities near you.

Dementia Task Force Wants Your Input

August 9, 2013

In a recent study, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention found that nearly 14.3 percent of older Georgians report increasing incidence of confusion or memory loss. A new state task force seeks your input to plan care for those who will later suffer dementia.

Georgia Vocational Rehabilitation Agency Launches New Website

May 13, 2013

Focused on helping workers with disabilities find jobs and grow more independent, the Georgia Vocational Rehabilitation Agency last week launched its new website.

Senate Adopts Alzheimer’s Response Plan

February 18, 2013

Alzheimer’s prevention and awareness is a critical issue facing Georgia’s rapidly-expanding aging population.