The ABLE Act

Two disability sites, serving people with autism and down syndrome, provide helpful summaries of the benefits of

Sara C. Wolff

the ABLE Act:

Autism Speaks: The Able Act is law in 2015! What you need to know. 

From the NDSS: Achieving a Better Life Experience (ABLE) Act: ABLE act overview 

Other sources:

The Washington Post: How the proposed ABLE Act will help parents of children with disabilities 

From the Arc: The National Center for Future Planning: Future Planning Center To Assist Disability Caregivers 

One of the U.S. Senators from my own state of Pennsylvania, Robert Casey, who introduced the bill in Congress along with a Senator Burr, writes concerning a former intern in his Scranton office named Sara Wolff, who has down syndrome, and her advocacy for the Act. He also elaborates on the process of passing the bill: Casey’s ABLE Act Becomes Law with President Obama’s Signature 

Sara Wolff’s ABLE Act Speech:

video from Casey Invites Northeastern Pennsylvania Native and ABLE Act Advocate Sara Wolff to the President’s State of the Union Address As His Guest (Robert P Jr Casey) 

Picture from about Sara Wolff see also SARA – WOLFF.COM


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