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Re: [IP] Discrimination?

> My 3 year old daughter has been denied access to our church's
> preschool program next fall because of her diabetes.  We have been
> members of the church for 20 years and they allow nonmembers from
> the community to attend the program as well.  Does anyone have
> information for me to figure out if this is legal?  Does the ADA
> (American's with Disabilities Act) cover private preschool?  We live
> in Washington State.

Hmmm..... I think they can refuse to assist her but I don't think 
they can deny her admission based on her diabetes. This is definitely 
an ADA issue. Probably the best people to contact would be the 
American Diabetes Association -- they have legal staff that tackles 
just these kinds of issues. 

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