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TIRED...

I’m tired! Tired of fighting against people who place money over taking care of the needs of those in their state. Tired of hearing “wait”. Tired of hearing stories of those who either for reasons of color, sexual orientation, age, gender, and disailitiy have been oppressed by the government. 159 more words

Disability Issues

Community First Choice and the SIX...

As a person with disabilities and an advocacte who supports all people with disabilities and thier families, I am bittersweet about yesterday’s events in the Arkansas House commitees. 207 more words

Disability Issues

Thoughts on advocacy and me...

First off I must admit that I am not the perfet advocate, but I am willing to do what I can. I learn from others and speak up for what I know… and if I do not know, I support those who do. 76 more words

Disability Issues

Editorial: A well deserved honour for Jean Vanier

Jean Vanier grew up the scion of a respected military, diplomatic and political family. The son of Major-General Georges Vanier, the first governor general of French-Canadian origin, Jean Vanier went on to his own distinguished naval career before retreating to academia. 256 more words

Editorials

A note to say thank you.....

This is a note to say thank to everyone who reads my posts and follows the blog. Thank you for coming on this journey with me as i chronicle my life with a disability. 134 more words

Life

For the future - or June 31st...

Today’s Pro Bono News cartoon. As the post ‘Disability Funding Backflip Fuels Calls for Certainty from NFP Sector’ reports- a number of  recently defunded disability advocacy groups, representing 200,000 people with disabilities, have been given ‘transition funding’ until the end of June. 15 more words

Cartoon

My Personal Independence Payment Interview (PIP) - Update

My Personal Independence Payment Interview (PIP) – Update

As most of you will know I had my Personal Independence Payment interview two weeks ago.

If you want to find out more of what PIP stands for, here is the official link: … 523 more words

Chronic Pain