It’s easy to become discouraged when we, as a collective body of advocates for economic equality for individuals with disabilities, read the current statistics regarding their employment, benefits, and government supports – or lack thereof. The closing of the U.S. Department of Health & Human Services’ Federal Employment Guidance Services not only minimizes resources for individuals with disabilities but for thousands of others who are economically disadvantaged. It’s pretty hard to swallow when, in fact, we have first-hand experience in the benefit of supports to help inform and engage individuals who need a hand up, not a hand out. … Continue Reading Disability, Poverty do You have to Choose?
The Abilities Fund
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