Special Journal Issue Highlights Community Participation Research

Glen White, PhD, principal investigator, and Jean Ann Summers, PhD, research director from the NIDILRR-funded Rehabilitation Research and Training Center (RRTC) on Community Living served as guest editors for a special issue of the Journal of Prevention & Intervention in the Community focusing on people with disabilities and community participation. The issue includes articles from the RRTC and other members of the NIDILRR community that examine community participation from multiple angles. Individual articles discuss the impact of secondary health conditions on community living, the role of independent living centers in participation, residential living and vocational rehabilitation, and improving access to parking for van drivers. Abstracts are available free of charge.