Americans with Disabilities Act http://wunc.org en Raleigh Parent Files Complaint Against YMCA For Rejecting His Diabetic Son http://wunc.org/post/raleigh-parent-files-complaint-against-ymca-rejecting-his-diabetic-son <p>A Raleigh parent has filed a complaint with the Department of Justice after the local YMCA refused to admit his diabetic son.&nbsp;</p><p>Bruce Hatcher says the after-school program is in violation of the Americans with Disabilities Act.&nbsp; Hatcher says the YMCA rejected his son because it does not administer shots, which the boy needs if his glucose level gets too low.&nbsp; The YMCA of the Triangle contracts with Wake County Public Schools to provide after-school care. Some religious organizations are exempt from the Americans with Disabilities Act.&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;</p> Wed, 11 Sep 2013 20:21:07 +0000 Will Michaels 22314 at http://wunc.org