Developmentally Disabled

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Bill Would Expand Police Training With Developmentally Disabled

The death of a Frederick County man with Down Syndrome may be destined to change the way law enforcement handles encounters with the developmentally disabled.

03/25/2015

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Developmentally Disabled To Push For More Md. Funding

Advocates for the developmentally disabled are planning to urge lawmakers to restore funding cut from the state budget.

02/19/2015

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Head Of Frederick Training Center In Contempt Of Court

A judge in Frederick says the former head of a shuttered training center for developmentally disabled adults is in contempt of his order to cooperate with an investigation of its financial failure.

10/25/2012

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Health Advocates Cheer Use Of Alcohol Tax

Maryland health officials are highlighting $14.3 million they can use to expand community-based, long-term care for seniors and the physically disabled with the help of an increased state alcohol tax, which has been in effect for a little more than year.

07/18/2012

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Advocates For Developmentally Disabled Rally In Annapolis

Hundreds gather to show support for disability funding in downtown Annapolis.

02/21/2012

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Md. Businesses Employing Developmentally Disabled

Furnace Hills Coffee opened in Westminster last week, and owner Dave Baldwin is hoping to hire a few new employees as business grows. He’s hoping some of the applications are submitted by people with developmental disabilities, like his daughter. Erin has Down syndrome.

06/14/2011