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National Youth Enrollment Day – January 29

United Way 2-1-1 is hosting an event on Thursday, January 29, 2015 from 10am – 2pm for National Youth Enrollment Day. The goal of this event is to help our community get information about their health insurance options, to find a doctor, to understand how the health law will affect their federal taxes and to […]

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Registration is Open for the Race to Empower 5k and One Mile Fun Run

Register today for the 3rd Annual Race to Empower 5k and One Mile Fun Run on Sunday, May 3rd! The race will start and end at: UCP of Greater Cleveland 10011 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland, OH  44106 5k scenic course takes you along the edge of University Circle through Rockefeller Park 5k Run/Walk (Chip-timed) starts at 9:00 AM […]

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Report: People With Disabilities Paid A Third Less

Workers with disabilities earn 37 percent less than their typically-developing peers, on average, even in cases where they have similar levels of education, a new analysis finds. In 2011, people with disabilities took in 63 cents for every dollar paid to workers without disabilities. For those with a high school diploma, the wage gap amounted […]

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Feds Inch Closer To Disability Hiring Goal

The federal government added people with disabilities to its payroll at a higher rate last year than at any other time in the last three decades. More than 16,000 people with disabilities were hired by the U.S. government during fiscal year 2013, according to a new report from the Office of Personnel Management. That brought […]

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House Approves Tax-Free Disability Savings Accounts

The U.S. House of Representatives has voted to approve a bill that would establish a new way for people with disabilities to save money without risking their government benefits. The Achieving a Better Life Experience, or ABLE, Act passed by a vote of 404 to 17 on Wednesday. The measure will now move to the […]

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