Franklin County Home Care Corporation
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.
1975 Oct. 5
Massachusetts Council of Organizations of the Handicapped
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.
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.
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.
Massachusetts Association of Paraplegics
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
Massachusetts Association of Paraplegics, Inc.
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