Years ago, after the ADA was passed and signed into law, I was recruited to work at a major national corporation as a Human Resources Specialist after having rolled into the SVP of Human Resources’ … Read the rest
“Oh, you poor person with a disability…”
No really, people with disabilities are poor and they don’t have many options.
I call it forced poverty…and that forced poverty … Read the rest
The 2010 ADA Standards for Accessible Design include revised minimum requirements for newly and constructed or altered facilities so that they are accessible to and usable by individuals with disabilities. Unfortunately, … Read the rest
I was born with Spina Bifida. As a result, I am a full-time wheelchair user. These two sentences are often the first pieces of information that … Read the rest
A year ago, I was accepted into a buy-in Medicaid program for disabled working … Read the rest
Having lived in Europe for the past two years, my friends and family often ask me what I miss most about the United States. While my response is always that … Read the rest