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2014-2015 Youth Transitions Fellow Announced

The HSC Foundation,

The HSC Foundation is pleased to announce that Alexander Freeman is the 2014 recipient of its Advocates in Disability Award. More

Dr. Thomas W. Chapman Joins IHI Board of Directors

The HSC Foundation,

The Institute for Healthcare Improvement (IHI), a leading innovator in health and health care improvement worldwide is pleased to announce its newest board member: Dr. Thomas W. Chapman, president and CEO of The HSC Foundation. More

First Study on the Political Views of People with Disabilities Shows Great Potential Impact on the American Political Landscape

The HSC Foundation,

The Youth Transitions Collaborative, a membership group of organizations with a commitment to serving people with disabilities, today released findings from “Power in Numbers: A Profile of American Voters with Disabilities,” the first survey of its kind to study the political impact of this large community of people with disabilities, their families and caregivers. More

HSCF enters into a formal partnership with the Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development

The HSC Foundation,

The HSC Foundation formally entered into an agreement with the Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development at a signing ceremony with the organization’s two lead executives. More

Congresswoman Eleanor Holmes Norton to Speak at Groundbreaking of the National Youth Transitions Center in DC

The HSC Foundation,

Plans for a seven-story building located in northwest Washington, D.C. will be the home of the new National Youth Transitions Center, opening in early 2012. Congresswoman Eleanor Holmes Norton (D-DC) will provide opening remarks. More

HSC in the News

Reforming care for children with disabilities

Healthcare reform creates challenges and opportunities, particularly for children with disabilities.As a consequence, The HSC Foundation is working with groups that are piloting community activities to reduce health disparities among underserved children with special healthcare needs. More

Social conditions have dominant influence on healthcare

The HSC Health Care System in Washington, D.C., has addressed social conditions for populations with disabilities and special healthcare needs for more than 100 years through a variety of approaches. More