Developmental Disabilities Awareness Month

Three artists with brain injury from the film. Kris looks down at a painting in her hands. Dani peers off into the distance, earbuds draped around her neck. Brandon sits outside singing and playing an acoustic guitar.

Developmental Disabilities Awareness Month also falls during March and calls on us to recognize the mixed-ability world in which we live, and the unique contributions, needs, and desires of every person.

Explore New Day's collection of excellent films on disability-related topics. Who Am I To Stop It is a documentary about the traumatic brain injury community, made by Cheryl Green, a filmmaker with disabilities from brain injury. Mimi and Dona, by Sophie Sartain, spotlights a mother-daughter relationship profoundly impacted by aging and disability.

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