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Disability Rights

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

Disability Rights

Jewish Disability Advocacy Day

The Jewish Disability Network, The Jewish Federation of North America and Religious Action Center are hosting Jewish Disability Rights Advocacy Day on February 25th, 2015. Join us and raise your voice to Members of Congress in support of disability rights.

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Fresh Updates from RACBlog: Disability Rights

Fresh Updates from RACBlog: Disability Rights

Join Us in Washington for Jewish Disability Advocacy Day
Posted on Tuesday January 13, 2015

Last month, Congress passed the Achieving a Better Life Experience Act (ABLE Act), which enables people with disabilities and their families to create tax-exempt savings accounts, which can build up to $100,000 in savings to help pay for long-term expenses without risking losing government benefits. This bipartisan legislative accomplishment was an important victory for the […]

URJ Ruderman Disabilities Inclusion Learning Center Now Live
Posted on Thursday December 18, 2014

Jewish tradition teaches us that all human beings are created in the divine image, b’tzelem Elohim (Genesis 1:27), teaching us that people of all abilities are deserving of the same opportunities and respect. The Reform Movement has a long history of working to remove barriers to the full inclusion and participation of people with disabilities, […]

Contact Our Legislative Policy Team

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