Kernersville Library 19th Annual Used Book and Bake Sale–Benefits Supports Senior Center Volunteers

Posted on 03. Oct, 2018 by in Advocacy, Community, Community Education & Awareness, News

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Winston Salem Mayor’s Council Celebrates National Disability Employment Month

Posted on 03. Oct, 2018 by in Advocacy, Community, Community Education & Awareness, Information & Referral, Just Darn Good Information, News

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NCSILC Needs Your Feedback for State Independent Living 3 Year Plan. Come Join In And Let Your Voice Be Heard. RSVP NOW!

Posted on 29. Aug, 2018 by in Advocacy, Community Education & Awareness, Information & Referral, NCSILC, News

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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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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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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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The Ms. Wheelchair NC-America Program Is…

Posted on 12. Dec, 2017 by in Advocacy, Community, Community Education & Awareness, Just Darn Good Information, News

A division of the Ms. Wheelchair America program, Ms. Wheelchair North Carolina-America is a disability advocacy program which seeks to select the most articulate and accomplished spokeswoman to represent persons with disabilities in the state of North Carolina and at the national level. Candidates are judged on their accomplishments since the onset of their disability, […]

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Tax Bill Passes Senate: Fight Moves Back to the House!

Posted on 04. Dec, 2017 by in Advocacy

  THANK YOU to everyone who has taken action to fight the GOP’s tax bills. In the very early hours of Saturday morning, the Senate voted to pass their version of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act. Every Republican except one voted for the bill, with no Democratic support. This is bad news, but it’s […]

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