Don’t Forget: We Need Your Input on Housing!

We Need Your Input! One of the greatest challenges facing the Disabled community is access to housing. For change to happen, we must start with the community’s concerns. This is your chance to tell us about YOUR experiences with housing! Come share those experiences, your ideas, and participate in the first steps towards grassroots change! … Continue reading

COVID-19 Peer Call, 8/17/2020

Our Next COVID-19 Peer Support Call We would like to thank all who joined us on Monday for our COVID-19 Peer Support call. Our next call will be this Monday, August 17th at 2pm. Come join us to share thoughts on how the COVID-19 pandemic is affecting our community & people with disabilities, ways to … Continue reading

We Need Your Input on Housing!

We Need Your Input! One of the greatest challenges facing the Disabled community is access to housing. For change to happen, we must start with the community’s concerns. This is your chance to tell us about YOUR experiences with housing! Come share those experiences, your ideas, and participate in the first steps towards grassroots change! … Continue reading

No COVID-19 Peer Call, 8/10/2020

No COVID-19 Peer Support Call This Coming Monday We’re taking a break from hosting the COVID-19 Peer Support Call for this coming week. We hope you enjoy your Monday afternoon, and we’ll get back together at 2pm on Monday, August 17th. However, if you have a question about resources, need one-on-one peer support or need … Continue reading

We’re Hiring!

Independent Living Coordinator/Nursing Facility Transition  Full-time position. REQUIREMENTS: Living independently with a disability.  SUMMARY: Empower consumers who live in nursing facilities, rehab centers and hospitals who wish to transition into their chosen community by providing peer support and other requested services (self-advocacy, information and referral, independent living skills training), and our programs. Also, assist other … Continue reading

COVID-19 Peer Call, 8/3/2020

Our Next COVID-19 Peer Support Call We would like to thank all who joined us on Monday for our COVID-19 Peer Support call. Our next call will be this Monday, August 3rd at 2pm. Come join us to share thoughts on how the COVID-19 pandemic is affecting our community & people with disabilities, ways to … Continue reading

Happy 30th Birthday, ADA!

The Americans With Disabilities Act was signed into law on July 26, 1990. This historic & life-changing law set the ball rolling fast & furious for our nation to become accessible to disabled people. The road to accessibility is not one that has an end, it is a road that runs parallel to life as … Continue reading

Access Collaborative, August 2020

You are cordially invited to the August meeting of The (Virtual) Access Collaborative  For this session we will be hearing about the  Hope’s House DSRC, Inc. Presented by Michelle Gerald    Wednesday, August 5, 2020     2 p. m. – 4 p. m. Where: Online via Zoom. Please contact Christina Holtzclaw at choltzclaw@nwgacil.org or at … Continue reading

We Need Your Input Regarding Accessibility!

We Need Your Input! We live in an ever-changing world. Even so, there are still so many places & activities that are not accessible to people with disabilities. This is your chance to tell us about YOUR experiences with accessibility! To all of our consumers, past & present, and others who have disabilities… Please join … Continue reading

COVID-19 Peer Call, 7/20/2020

Our Next COVID-19 Peer Support Call We would like to thank all who joined us on Monday for our COVID-19 Peer Support call. Our next call will be this Monday, July 20th at 2pm. Come join us to share thoughts on how the COVID-19 pandemic is affecting our community & people with disabilities, ways to … Continue reading