Tag Archives: disability

Absurd Moment: Universal Access

Some people get a little confused when they encounter a person with a disability, their stress levels go up as they try to figure out how to accommodate someone.  I had this happen just the other day and I was … Continue reading

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Find What Works for You

“Find what works for you” is my motto for working with people regarding assistive technology (AT). Personally, I’m biased when it comes to technology, I’m Apple fan through and through, mostly because it works for me. Whether it’s the iPhone, … Continue reading

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disABILITY and Health

Here in Georgia we often forget about frost bite and hypothermia – when the body temperature drops to dangerous levels due to exposure to the cold.  With an ice storm on the way, it is a good time to think … Continue reading

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Working WITH not FOR

Prepositions make all the difference. At disABILITY LINK we work with and not for the consumer. Independent Living Philosophy is about taking charge and working with your peers to be in control of your life.  I noticed that I kept having … Continue reading

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Update on Medicaid Buy-In Program

The CILs in GA have a campaign starting today (to June 29), to make the Medicaid Buy In program meaningful in GA – please phone, fax or email David Cook (info at the bottom of this post), Commissioner of the Department … Continue reading

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Please Help ADAPT

This is an e-mail that I received regarding the recent ADAPT Action and some assistance they will need.  I thought it would be good to share will the online community in the hopes that you can help out.  Our own … Continue reading

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It Sucks to Be Me (but, not really)

First impressions mean a lot. A person can be judged for a very long time if a poor first impression is made, these things stick with you.  I can hold and nurture a grudge like a newborn infant, so it’s … Continue reading

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