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Kentucky teacher carries student so she can attend field trip

Physical barriers nearly canceled a field trip for one fourth grader who is in a wheelchair, but a teacher at the school refused to let that happen.

‘Theatre For All’ gives everyone access to the arts

"Theatre For All" started as an outreach program at Laney High School five years ago, but now the non-profit is being recognized for their commitment to support performers with disabilities.

‘If I can surf, I can do anything’: Camps for all abilities at IndoJax

A local surf charity is in its 11th season of giving back to the community and there's still opportunities to get involved!

Accessible beach flooring making impact in Carolina Beach

The accessible beach flooring will be up until Labor Day.
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Getting a TUFF workout

"Train us forward fitness" or TUFF is an adapted physical activity class for people with and without disabilities.

Therapeutic riding program delivers on smiles and skills

A local non-profit is offering therapeutic riding using horses. People with disabilities or those who need special attention can often benefit from this unique type of riding.

One-armed football player not slowing down

The Asheville School Blues may have wrapped up the football season, but one player is still going strong, focusing on new goals in the gym.

EXTRAORDINARY PEOPLE: Blind of disability

Sometimes you cross paths with someone and it makes you go...hmm. A couple weeks ago a man came up and introduced himself to WWAY's Daniel Seamans. It was a short chat. 20 minutes later Daniel walked back up to him and they chatted some more.

Burr, McCrory cheer new law creating savings accounts for disabled

US Sen. Richard Burr says North Carolina's participation in a federal program permitting special savings accounts will help unlock opportunities for people with disabilities.

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