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newspaper-3The Invisible Disabilities Association is spreading the word about invisible disabilities through seminars, conferences, meetings, events, radio programs and news publications! IDA strives to create more awareness about the millions who live with illness, pain, injury and disabilities.


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10-3-2018 – Celebrate Invisible Disabilities Week October 14-20. American Medical ID.

2-28-2018 – Invisible Disabilities Awareness Campaign Gives People Opportunity to Be Heard and Win Great Prizes.

2-14-2018 – Video Contest Urges People with Invisible Disabilities to Declare #IAmInvisibleNoMore! GlobeNewswire.

1-18-2018 – Video on Invisible Disabilities Breaks Down Barriers and Helps Make ConnectionsGlobeNewswire.

10-3-2017 – Invisible Disabilities Champions including Wayne Brady to be Honored this Month at Laugh Out Loud Gala in Colorado

11-2-2016 – Invisible Disabilities Association honors eight at ‘Jazzed About You’

10-2016 – Invisible Disabilities Champions Awarded at IDA’s “Hearing is Believing” Gala

8-2016 – Invisible Disabilities Association Hosts Brain IDEAS Symposium

10-2015 – Invisible Disabilities Champions Awarded at IDA’s “Jazzed About You” Gala

8-2015 – Invisible Disabilities Association Hosts Brain IDEAS Symposium

10-2014 – Invisible Disabilities Champions Awarded at IDA’s “It’s Not a Laughing Matter” Gala

10-6-2014 – Invisible Disabilities Association hosts Awards Gala

11-17-2013 – Invisible Disabilities Association honors its champions

10-14-2013 – IDA Gets “Invisible Disabilities Day” Proclaimed by Governor Hickenlooper

10-12-2013 – Ed Greene, CBS4 Weather and News Anchor to Emcee Awards Night

10-11-2013 – Illusionists Illuminate Evening for People Living with Illness and Pain

10-10-2013 – Worldwide Outreach Awards Individuals and Organizations Making a Difference

9-30-2013 – Invisible Disabilities in the News with IDA Founder, Wayne Connell

09-25-2013 – Invisible Disabilities Champions at It’s Not an Illusion

09-12-2013 – IDA Founder and President Special Guest on Kidney Talk

09-10-2013 – IDA President Speaking at The 12th Annual Twin Cities DI Day

09-7-2013 – Allsup and the Invisible Disabilities Association Remind Those Living w/ Chronic Pain They Are Not Alone.

01-23-2013 – IDA Receives the “Best Booth Award” for Allsup’s Disability Expo

01-01-2013 – IDA Makes the “Top 10 Guest Blogs of 2012″ on

12-12-2012 – IDA on HUFFPOST LIVE News

9-27-12 – Invisible Disabilities Champions Join the Expedition in Colorado for the 2012 IDA Honor Awards  Banquet

9-12-2012 – Invisible Disabilities Association Founder and His Wife Guest Speakers for Chronic Illness Awareness Week

8-30-2012 Invisible Disabilities Association Presents Live Chats with Our Experts September 27th

8-13-2012 – Roselyn Saunders, Honorary Chair for 2012 IDA Awards Banquet

07-15-2012 – IDA Teams Up with Allsup for FREE Online Disability Expo September 27, 2012

07-15-2012 – IDA Founder is Guest Speaker for 2012 National Chronic Illness Awareness Week

7-14-2012 – IDA Chosen as Featured Charity for Networking Event in Denver

04-11-2012 – IDA President, Wayne Connell, Visits Social Security Expert, Allsup

01-20-2012 – IDA President in Documentary, “Invisible Wounds, Invisible Disabilities”

09-15.2011 – Spotlight Shines on Invisible Disabilities Champions 2011

10-10-2011 – Cleaner Indoor Air Campaign Helps Disney Make Change for People with Environmental Illness

10-1-2010 – Unseen Ailments in the Spotlight During Disability Awareness Month in October

09-30-2010 – Spotlight Shines on Invisible Disabilities Champions 2010

10-14-2009 – Jim Allsup Receives 2009 Advocacy Award