One in six children in America has a developmental disability. While this number continues to rise, the funds to support our most vulnerable citizens are sliding in the opposite direction. In an austere climate of federal and state funding cuts, too many people see children with disabilities as not worth the investment.
To learn more:
CDC Information: http://www.cdc.gov/ncbddd/developmentaldisabilities
National Institutes of Health Information: http://health.nih.gov/topic/DevelopmentalDisabilities