This group has long suffered much higher death rates than the general population due to a poor standard of basic healthcare.
As provinces consider extended holidays, or school closures loom as a possibility under COVID-19, schools should commit to providing in-person schooling for students with disabilities.
A shared sense of vulnerability could benefit society.
Sudden changes to routine and care might worsen mental health conditions, like anxiety, in autistic people or those with other intellectual disabilities.
A cognitive scientist observes that the words that bother college-age Americans today can cause harm.
A new report has found funding shortfalls are forcing schools to make difficult decisions about which pupils get support.
Abuses of disability diagnoses cheat students with disabilities who are now more likely to face skepticism about their diagnoses.
An emphasis on the autonomy of people with learning disabilities has put distance between care workers and the people they support.
And why the contribution of people with learning disabilities to the arts must be celebrated.
The number of people with learning disabilities reported as at risk of forced marriage has risen.
Mia: Daughters of Fortune is a powerful new play that puts this issue under the spotlight.