Improving Health

of People Living with Disabilities

A happy family together at home

1 in 4 adults

has some kind of disability in the U.S. today

Disabilities include difficulty with movement, hearing, seeing, communicating or concentrating, remembering, or making decisions. CDC’s National Center on Birth Defects and Developmental Disabilities (NCBDDD) works to ensure that people of all abilities are able to live their lives to the fullest.

As a result of NCBDDD work on…