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Disability Rights

Read the latest updates and learn more about disability rights through a Reform Jewish perspective.

Disability Rights

Hineinu: A Jewish Guide to Inclusion

The Hineinu guide is an innovative collaboration of disability professionals, activists, and policy experts from the Conservative, Orthodox, Reconstructionist and Reform Jewish Movements designed to increase disability inclusion in our synagogues for people of all abilities.

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Fresh Updates from RACBlog: Disability Rights

Fresh Updates from RACBlog: Disability Rights

No More Stumbling Blocks
Posted on Monday June 29, 2015

Earlier this month, the UN held its Eighth Conference of States Parties to the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities. The UN Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities (CRPD), which was adopted by the UN General Assembly in April 2006, is based on the ideals of the Americans with Disabilities Act […]

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Fostering Disability Inclusion in our Movements
Posted on Tuesday June 02, 2015

Last week, I had the opportunity to travel to the Orthodox Union for the biannual meeting of Hineinu representatives. Hineinu (“Here we are” in Hebrew) is an innovative collaboration of the disability professionals from each Jewish denomination that was launched in 2013. Consisting originally of the Conservative, Orthodox, Reconstructionist and Reform Jewish Movements, and now […]

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Contact Our Legislative Policy Team

For more information on this issue, contact Eisendrath Legislative Assistant Jordan Dashow at (202) 387-2800.