Voting is a constitutional right and responsibility of citizenship. It is an important way to help select the national, state and local officials who make laws, design programs and decide how tax dollars are spent. For information on voting in Wisconsin for individuals with disabilities, download a copy of the manual Disability Vote Guide 2014.…Continue
An interesting article in The Guardian written by Ian Loynes about how giving people with disabilities choices and control are key. He points out that isolation and institutional care have become unacceptable in most cases. Some of the points he makes are interesting to ponder.
By Ian Loynes
The challenge now is to find…Continue
This is a very interesting article posted on the National Low Income Housing Coalition website about the history of The Rehabilitation Act of 1973 and other Acts that have been passed since to help people with disabilities. It's interesting to read about the different revisions that have been made over the years.
The Rehabilitation Act, introduced as H.R. 8070 by Representative John Brandemas (D-IN) and S. 1875 by Senator…Continue
An inspirational article on LifeNews.com written by Sarah Zagorski about a man who proved doctors wrong. His self-determination led him to achieve things others thought impossible!
By: Sarah Zagorski
In 1975, Frankie MacQueen was born with cerebral palsy. Cerebral palsy is a…Continue