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Editorial: Disabled Indians deserve better (March 19, 2008)

"While there's nothing new about the fact that there is a lack of resources on the Navajo Nation, a 2007 survey of American Indians living with disabilities in the Four Corners educated all of us about how shocking and...


Indians with disabilities lack services in schools (March 10, 2008)

American Indians with disabilities are being left behind by school systems, according to a report from the Native American Disability Law Center in New Mexico. A 2007 survey found that 41 percent of Indians with disabilities couldn't get the...


Youth with disabilities summit in Albuquerque (May 15, 2007)

The National Indian Health Board and the National Congress of American Indians are co-hosting the Tribal Summit for American Indian and Alaska Native Young Adults with Disabilities. NIHB and NCAI partnered with the Indian Health Service to host the summit,...