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A practical guide to help address health complications in SCI through nutrition

Our delightful SCIA Walk On therapist asked me to read and review – Eat Well, Live Well with Spinal Cord Injury and other Neurological Conditions… 353 more words


Summit DD Proudly Introduces its Second Detective

Summit DD is proud to introduce Detective Linda Rinear as part of a continued partnership with the Summit County Sheriff’s Office. Joining the Agency with more than 30 years of experience in law enforcement, Det. 264 more words

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You will have joy.

God has shown me some pretty amazing things while I’ve been away in Iowa. An important truth was communicated to me yesterday morning.

Yesterday I visited a local day-habilitation center for people with mental illness and special needs.(As I always do when I am back in Iowa) After I mingled around with these people, mind you these people have a mental health issue or/and a intellectual impairment. 185 more words

Benched from Team Australia

Why are People With Disabilities “benched” from Team Australia Presentation to Disability Employment Australia Conference
Gold Coast
6 August 2014

I acknowledge the traditional owners of the land on which we meet. 2,390 more words


Toronto, people with disabilities deserve better

Toronto will be hosting the Para-Pan Am Games next summer. Some 1,500 athletes with physicial disabilities will be participating in 15 sports at the event. And it’s high time Toronto got its act together and the facts straight: people who live with disability deserve to live in a society that respects their cultural practice, understands their access needs and, at the very least, delivers services in accordance with the provincial laws. 747 more words

Acts In Disablity

Justice Department Proposes Movie Theater Accessibility Rules

The U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ) is proposing new accessibility requirements for movie theaters. Title III of the Americans with Disabilities Act contains broad language prohibiting public businesses from discriminating against people with disabilities. 347 more words

Tackling change as a carer

I was walking behind Emily yesterday and realised our Occupational Therapist at Royal Rehab based at Ryde who designed a wheelchair accessory for Emily in 2012 was remarkable! 615 more words