Disability.gov Hits 10 Year Mark

Week of February 18, 2013

Disability.gov has launched the "What's Your Connection?" campaign to commemorate the website's 10th anniversary. They note that there are nearly 57 million individuals with disabilities in the United States. This project will collect stories and photos from/about people with disabilities in their communities. This program intends to demonstrate that disability is a natural part of human life and to focus on the social integration and contributions of people with disabilities. People nationwide can participate in the campaign by submitting a captioned photograph or video that answers the question "What's your connection to disability?" Submissions will be accepted through July 31, 2013. More information, including rules and requirements, is available at the Disability.gov website.