Ronald McDonald House of Winston-Salem

Posted on 16. Jul, 2018 by in News

Ronald McDonald House of Winston-Salem, Inc., is an independent, community supported 501(c)3 nonprofit organization that provides a “home-away-from-home” for families of children who are receiving treatment in our community’s medical facilities. The House and Family Room programs offer physical comforts, emotional support, education, programming, and referral services designed to promote the well-being of the whole […]

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Your fair housing rights are protected under Title VIII of the Civil Rights Act of 1968

Posted on 16. Jul, 2018 by in Advocacy

  The Adaptables CIL gets lots of question on fair housing. If you need assistance or have questions about housing, we are just a phone call away at 336-767-7060 Your fair housing rights are protected under Title VIII of the Civil Rights Act of 1968 (Fair Housing Act). If those rights have been violated, you […]

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F-A-S-T: This Stroke Acronym Can Save Your Life

Posted on 16. Jul, 2018 by in Information & Referral, News

                                     There’s a reason doctors say “time is brain.” Everything about a stroke demands speed. The symptoms of stroke are abrupt, the diagnosis must be prompt, and the treatment must be immediate. For every minute a stroke is untreated, a person can lose around 1.9 million neurons, according to the National Stroke Association. “We know […]

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Recognizing the 28th Anniversary of the Americans with Disabilities Act

Posted on 16. Jul, 2018 by in Advocacy

  (WASHINGTON, DC) – The DC Office of Disability Rights (ODR), the DC Developmental Disabilities Council (DDC) and the DC Commission on Persons with Disabilities (DCCPD) join together to recognize and celebrate the 28th Anniversary of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA). In recognition of the Act’s 28th anniversary, we continue to train District of […]

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Summer 2018 Newsletter Online

Posted on 20. Jun, 2018 by in Advocacy, Community, Community Education & Awareness, Information & Referral, Just Darn Good Information, Peer Support

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Exceptional Families Picnic

Posted on 20. Jun, 2018 by in News

  Join us for the Exceptional Families For families who have children with special needs of any age. Date: Thursday June 28 Time: 6:00-8:00 PM Location: Little Creek Shelter, playground and splashpad! Bring a dish to share and some dry clothes/towel. RSVP to Family Support Network 336-703-4289Join us for the Exceptional Families For families who […]

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Accessibility Forum Scheduled for June 28

Posted on 20. Jun, 2018 by in Advocacy, Community, Community Education & Awareness, Information & Referral

Human Relations The city will hold a forum Thursday, June 28, to hear from citizens with disabilities, their advocates, and service providers about the accessibility of city services, programs and activities. The forum will be held at 5:30 p.m. in the Neal Bolton Home and Garden Building on the Winston-Salem Fairgrounds, 421 E. 27th St., […]

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What’s Up With Housing?

Posted on 20. Jun, 2018 by in Advocacy, Community, Community Education & Awareness, News

The lack of affordable, and accessible housing is frequently cited by people in the independent living field as the single largest barrier to full inclusion and community integration of persons with disabilities. The affordable housing crisis is not unique to people with disabilities.  There was no state where a minimum wage worker, working full time, […]

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VETERANS COFFEE EVENTS

Posted on 19. Jun, 2018 by in Community, Information & Referral, Just Darn Good Information

NO VETERANS COFFEE EVENTS IN JULY THAT HOSPICE & PALLIATIVE CARE CENTER IS HOSTNG. ——————————————- ALL VETERANS COFFEES ARE FROM 8:30 – 10:30 AM UNLESS OTHERWISE NOTED. —————————- Davidson County: Wednesday, August 1, Richard Childress Racing, 425 Industrial Blvd. Welcome/Lexington. 1st Wednesday of each month, 8/1, 9/5, 10/3, 11/7, the big year end Vets Coffee […]

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Basic Sign Language Class at the Adaptables.

Posted on 24. Apr, 2018 by in News

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