Posted in June 2015

The Bigger Picture, Issue 14

It’s time for another edition of The Bigger Picture!   Deaf Dancer Shows Life is So Much More Than Disability You don’t need to hear the music to dance to it (a theory supported by my own very awkward dancing). Deaf professional ballet dancer Simone Botha shows the world that this is very true. South … Continue reading

The Bigger Picture, Issue 13

Well hello there, amazing & wonderful person! Great to see you back (or for the first time)! Here’s this week’s installment in The Bigger Picture… Prosthetics with Pizazz for Female Veterans Assistive technology doesn’t have to be purely for function; some would even argue that aesthetics are an integral part of function in all things. … Continue reading

The Bigger Picture, Issue 12

Here we are at another Wednesday, and another edition of The Bigger Picture! Which wonderful doggy will you meet today?? Guess you’ll just have to read on down to find out! ADA Spotlight Topic for June The ADA National Network’s theme for the month of June is…Countdown to ADA25!! It’s almost here! The 25th anniversary of … Continue reading

Help Us Stock the Shelves!

We Need Your Help!  NWGA CIL is the distribution site of Senior Promotions Council’s Community Closet. We provide incontinence supplies to families in need of these items. While we have had many wonderful donations of items to this program, we are in need of specific types of incontinence supplies. Items needed: Small adult pull-ups XXL/XXXL … Continue reading

The Bigger Picture, Issue 11

Hello wonderful friends and family of NWGA CIL! Welcome back to The Bigger Picture! You’re in for a treat this week as we start our Doggie Dialogues, spotlighting the amazing service animals that assist our staff members! But first, some IL and disability news… Dinner…in the dark?? Would you know you were eating grapes if … Continue reading