Barbara Palmer

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A new Florida task force met for the first time this week to start looking into transportation issues people with developmental and intellectual disabilities face on a daily basis. The Task Force on Transportation Disadvantaged Services was created as part of a new law that just took effect.

Florida Channel

The head of Florida’s child welfare system gained unanimous approval during his initial Senate confirmation hearing Thursday.

Governor Rick Scott's office

October is National Disability Employment Awareness Month, and state officials commemorated the month during a recent Cabinet meeting.