Disability

Extracurricular Activities and Hobbies: The Positive Effect They Have for Individuals with Disabilities

People with disabilities can benefit greatly by taking part in hobbies and extracurricular activities. Here are some tips to help you identify the activity that’s right for you.

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Hydrocephalus and Disability Benefits

The Social Security Administration (SSA) provides support to disabled individuals through two separate disability benefit Programs: SSI and SSDI. Learn more.

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The Mighty

We’re Partnering With The Mighty!

We’re thrilled to announce a new partnership with The Mighty where stories of individuals living with hydrocephalus will be featured.

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Smart Girls Making College Dreams A Reality

Fiona Wilcox, chair of the TTC Advisory Council, speaks at The College Board forum on attending college with a chronic medical condition.

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An Invisible Medical Condition and a Handicap Placard

Sometimes a disability is not readily visible. A mom shares her experience advocating for her daughter with hydrocephalus to a stranger in a parking lot.

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Wonderful Resource for Parents of Kids Living with Hydrocephalus.

PACER Center is the most fabulous resource!  It is a parent training and information center for families of children and youth with all disabilities from birth through 21 years old. Located in Minneapolis, it serves families across the nation.  Parents can find publications, workshops, and other resources to help make decisions about education, vocational training, […]

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