Skip to main content Skip to navigation
We care about your privacy. Read about your rights and how we protect your data. Get Details

Coronavirus Update:What patients and families need to know

The Right to Live in the World


Mary Vargas, founding partner of the law firm Stein & Vargas, LLP, presents an overview of celiac disease and its coverage under the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA). She defines what a disability means and what discrimination looks like. She then goes into detail about the recent case in Williamsburg (J.D. v. Colonial Williamsburg Foundation) in which she was successful in proving discrimination was shown against a child with celiac disease bringing in his own food. The restaurant refused to modify its policy and told the boy he could not eat in the restaurant. She concluded with some remarks about the positive future of celiac disease in the disability world.

Invest in future cures for some of life's most devastating diseases

See other ways to give

Share your birthday with a child. Celebrate your life, and give a chance to someone who desperately wants to have as many as you.

Share your birthday with a child. Celebrate your life, and give a chance to someone who desperately wants to have as many as you. Make it happen