Posted in July 2021

Happy 31st Birthday, ADA!

Today we celebrate the 31st anniversary of the Americans With Disabilites Act! The ADA was signed into law on July 26, 1990 by former President George H.W. Bush. It built upon the protections afforded by the previously-signed Civil Rights Act of 1964. It contains five Titles, that cover employment, public entities (including public transportation), public … Continue reading

COVID-19 Peer Call, 7/26/2021

Our Next COVID-19 Peer Support Call *Please be aware that the time for this has changed to 11am. We would like to thank all who joined us for our previous COVID-19 Peer Support call. Our next call will be Monday, July 26th at 11am. Come join us to share thoughts on how the COVID-19 pandemic … Continue reading

Access Collaborative, August 2021

You are cordially invited to the August meeting of The (Virtual) Access Collaborative For this session we will be hearing from Shannon Alley Rome City Coordinator, Java Joy    Wednesday, August 4, 2021     2 p. m. – 4 p. m. Where: Online via Zoom. Please contact Christina Holtzclaw at choltzclaw@nwgacil.org or at 628-246-1825 for … Continue reading

July is Disability Pride Month!

The month of July holds a two dates that celebrate freedom, but many people only know about July 4th (Independence Day in the United States). There’s another date that signifies freedom and independence for people with disabilities in the US: July 26th, the anniversary of the Americans With Disabilities Act. But why stop at just … Continue reading

COVID-19 Peer Call, 7/12/2021

Our Next COVID-19 Peer Support Call *Please be aware that the time for this has changed to 11am. We would like to thank all who joined us for our previous COVID-19 Peer Support call. Our next call will be Monday, July 12th at 11am. Please note that we are skipping ahead a week due to … Continue reading