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

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1997 Apr. 30

International Center for the Disabled

International Center for the Disabled annual meeting of the board of trustees

New York (N.Y.) - Bank and corporate resolutions from Chase Bank, Citibank, and Key Bank of New york. Election of officers and committee members and Ms. Linda R. Franciscovich is welcomed to the board. Innovations are being made at ICD in order to reduce expenses. Kennth G. Feifer and Michael T. Bullied appointed to replace Robert J. Alken and Barbara S. Ross as named fudiciaries of the employee benefits plans and prog... more

International Center for the Disabled Records

1997 Apr. 30

International Center for the Disabled

International Center for the Disabled annual meeting of the board of trustees

New York (N.Y.) - Bank and corporate resolutions from Chase Bank, Citibank, and Key Bank of New york. Election of officers and committee members and Ms. Linda R. Franciscovich is welcomed to the board. Innovations are being made at ICD in order to reduce expenses. Kennth G. Feifer and Michael T. Bullied appointed to replace Robert J. Alken and Barbara S. Ross as named fudiciaries of the employee benefits plans and prog... more

International Center for the Disabled Records

2003

Mouth magazine voice of the dis-labeled nation vol. 14 no. 1 May/June

Topeka (Kan.) - Concerning disability rights, the main topic covered in this issue is "humanservicespeak" and its translation. Includes articles, comics and other resources for people with disabilities.

Lucy Gwin Papers

1973 Apr. 25

Thomas, Elizabeth L.

Letter from Elizabeth L. Thomas to unidentified correspondent

Massachusetts - Addressed "dear White Niner and/or patient in the Rehabilitation Clinic"; Thomas is leaving Mass. General Hospital and informs patients of the new clinic nurse for rehabilitation that will be available by phone at all times, and she suggests patients call to refill prescriptions, discuss issues obtaining daily care supplies, and getting equipment.

Elmer C. Bartels Papers

1971 Jan. 20

Giraud, Daniel S.

Letter from Daniel S. Giraud to Elmer C. Bartels

Chesterland (Ohio) - Giraud, a paraplegic from California, asks Bartels for information regarding regulations of the Medical Assistance Program and the Aid for the Totally Disabled Program in Massachusetts. He became a paraplegic while "submitting to radical surgery to help correct a deformed spine." He would like an evaluation of his condition to be done by Dr. England at Massachusetts General Hospital, but requires havi... more

Elmer C. Bartels Papers

1969 Dec. 8

National Paraplegia Foundation

Commitment and service of the National Paraplegia Foundation

Chicago (Ill.) - The National Paraplegia Foundation is establishing an endowment to provide an award for recognizing scientists researching a cure for paraplegia, developing programs directed at improved care and rehabilitation for victims of spinal cord injury, and meets with chapters and affiliates to provide members with ideas, encouragement, and guidance regarding accommodation for wheelchair living. Discusses the... more

Elmer C. Bartels Papers

1993 Apr. 6

Chamberlin, Judi, 1944-2010

Notes for letter from Judi Chamberlin to Kapka Panayotova

Notes for a letter from Chamberlin to Kapka Panayotova regarding her work in Bulgaria setting up advocacy groups for people with disabilities.

Judi Chamberlin Papers

1993 Apr. 12

Chamberlin, Judi, 1944-2010

Letter from Judi Chamberlin to Kapka Panayotova

Chamberlin enjoyed meeting with Panayotova, and is excited about the work she is doing in Bulgaria to establish disability advocacy organizations. Chamberlin discusses non-profit models that have worked in the United States for this kind of work, including the National Association for Rights and Protection Advocacy (NARPA) and Disabled Peoples International (DPI). Enclosures not with letter.

Judi Chamberlin Papers

1969 July 15

Countee, Thomas H.

Letter from Thomas H. Countee to Alan A. Reich

Washington (D.C.) - Mick Countee writes to ask for assistance in obtaining supplementary financial assistance for graduate study at Harvard University Graduate School of Business. Countee is a quadriplegic who needs an attendant to help him bathe, dress, and get around campus, which increases his financial needs.

Elmer C. Bartels Papers

1969 Sept. 9

Bartels, Elmer C.

Letter from Elmer C. Bartels to Harold Russell

Concerning the difficulties people with disabilities in the United States face in obtaining health and life insurance, with available insurance having a prohibitive premium or policies which do not cover difficulties from an existing disability. Bartels believes if the insurance industry took the time to investigate the field, they would see that people with disabilities would not be an undue liabilit... more

Elmer C. Bartels Papers