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Blind Mormon teen shares self-taught musical talent on YouTube (+ video)

by Deseret News | Arts & Entertainment

Members of the Waimea 1st Ward, Kona Hawaii Stake, on the Big Island of Hawaii oftentimes make it a point t...


Resources available to help support members with disabilities

by LDS Church News | Official Church Info

Stake or ward disability specialists are a resource for local leaders seeking to help all members enjoy the...


A surprise, simple question, yet how will we respond?

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

My best friend in high school was blind. I was surprised at how he navigated the world. He would listen for...


Special needs Scouts enjoy the benefits of storied program

by LDS Church News | Opinions & Features

The 2010 U.S. National Jamboree was defined by its variety as Scouts from all corners of the country partic...


Kindness of Arizona LDS high school QB and teammates has gone viral

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

To Carson Jones and his teammates on the Queen Creek High School football team in Arizona, it was no big de...


ESPN: LDS high school quarterback helps bullied special needs student

by ESPN | Saints & Sports

In the scrub-brush desert town of Queen Creek, Ariz., high school bullies were throwing trash at sophomore ...


Talking book program for LDS with disabilities

by LDS Media Talk | Everything Else

For Latter-day Saints who can’t read printed material because of a disability, the Church provides audio ve...


Working with those who are affected by leprosy increases gratitude

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

"A great majority of God's children aren't sleeping in beds," said Brian G. Andre, an institute teacher for...

Pure religion: Helping Liberia's blind

by LDS Church News | Opinions & Features

Liberia, a country of about 3.5 million people, is one of the poorest nations on earth. It has an employmen...


Today in the Bloggernacle: CES firesides and The Wheelchair Project

by Deseret News | Everything Else

Wheelchair project: “We spent some time, at the invitation of our humanitarian couple, at the church's whee...