97 results found for: subject:"People with disabilities--Services for"

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1996 Jan.

Franklin County Home Care Corporation

The Personal care assistance program

Turners Falls (Mass.) - Advertising personal care attendants available to persons with severe or chronic disabilities. Describing the program, who is eligible, and how to apply. Offered by the FCHCC Area Agency on Aging, a private, non-profit corporation committed to preventing or postponing the need for institutional care.

Kevin McVeigh Papers

1969

Collins witness at handicap hearing today

Boston (Mass.) - Describing a day-long hearing on people with disabilities at city hall in Boston during which various city department heads are expected to "come up with improvements," regarding employment and education.

Elmer C. Bartels Papers

1975 Oct. 5

Massachusetts Council of Organizations of the Handicapped

Notice of annual meeting

Jamaica Plain (Boston, Mass.) - Announcing an upcoming meeting and election of officers. Discussing the events and topics covered at a September MCOH meeting. Topics include; Absentee Ballots, an Affirmative Action Plan for State Agencies, the Tambone project, the National Paraplegic Foundation Convention, the MBTA's Dial-A-Ride and discounts for employed people with disabilities, Curb Cuts, and the inclusion of veterans into MCOH.

Elmer C. Bartels Papers

2002

Mouth magazine voice of the dis-labeled nation vol. 13 no. 3 September/October

Topeka (Kan.) - Concerning disability rights, the main topic covered in this issue is hornoring disability advocate Justin Dart, who recently passed away. Includes articles, comics and other resources for people with disabilities.

Lucy Gwin Papers

2002

Mouth magazine Voice of the Disabiltiy Nation vol. 12 no. 6 March/April

Topeka (Kan.) - Concerning disability rights, the main topic covered in this issue is when "help" does more harm than good. Includes articles, comics and other resources for people with disabilities.

Lucy Gwin Papers

1969

Massachusetts Association of Paraplegics

Summary of Massachusetts Association of Paraplegics activities

Massachusetts - Providing summaries of the activities of the various committees of MAP from July 1968 to June 1969. The architectural barriers committee promotes awareness of issues with accessibility. The education committee discusses a study done by the United Community Services of Greater Boston which stated that the needs of students with disabilities were being essentially met in the state. The housing committee... more

Elmer C. Bartels Papers

1975 Mar.

Massachusetts Association of Paraplegics, Inc.

A resource guide for the disabled of Massachusetts

Massachusetts - Providing information concerning services available for people with disabilities in Massachusetts and especially the services available to people who have a spinal cord injury. The booklet is divided into three topics: services, equipment, and published material. Each topic is further divided into several sections. Services include information on architectural barriers, housing, drivers with disabilit... more

Elmer C. Bartels Papers