Rocking the Cradle: Progress to ensure the rights of parents with disabilities

“Rocking the Cradle: Ensuring the Rights of Parents with Disabilities and Their Children,” the 2012 report from the National Council on Disability , presented 20 findings with 50 recommendations. In this session, we will present progress on these recommendations and discuss how to move forward through the work of TASH and its members. After this session, participants will be able to: Discuss findings of current research on parents with disabilities and their children. Describe current legislation in 7 states to protect the rights of this population. Identify realistic targets for advocacy to protect the rights of parents with disabilities and their children. Identify issues in implementing the rights of parents with disabilities and describe current initiatives to address these issues.