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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

1969

Massachusetts Council of Organizations of the Handicapped

Massachusetts Council of Organizations of the Handicapped

Massachusetts - Stressing the importance of representation of people with disabilities in policy making bodies, coordination between MRC and self-help groups, quality assurance systems and the availability of liasons to assist clients in their communcation with MRC.

Elmer C. Bartels Papers

1969

Massachusetts Council of Organizations of the Handicapped

Tentative proposal of the Massachusetts council of organization of the handicapped, inc.

Massachusetts - Describing the goals and purposes of MCOH as well as its past, current and future projects.

Elmer C. Bartels Papers

1969 Aug.

Massachusetts Council of Organizations of the Handicapped

Massachusetts Council of Organizations of the Handicapped meeting minutes

Massachusetts - Describing the discussed topics including housing, expansion of the organization to Worcester and a conference at Holy Cross College held by the Self Help Institute.

Elmer C. Bartels Papers

1969 Oct. 25

Mutual aid institute

Massachusetts - Conference schedule, topics for discussion and lists of moderators, participating organizations and discussants.

Elmer C. Bartels Papers

1970 June

Massachusetts Council of Organizations of the Handicapped

Massachusetts Council of Organizations of the Handicapped meeting minutes

Massachusetts - Describing the discussed topics including employment, housing, conferences, committees and Coucillor Timilty's task force.

Elmer C. Bartels Papers

1972 July 7

Ryan, Edith M.

Letter from Edith M. Ryan to Douglas Travers

Massachusetts - Regarding a fair hearing held at the Middlesex Hospital regarding Travers's appeal for eligibility for Disability Assistance. The appeal was approved; if Travers does not receive the approved assistance with thirty days of the notice, he is to write to the Supervisor of Appeals.

Elmer C. Bartels Papers

1972 July 7

Appeal decision in the case of Douglas Travers

Massachusetts - Approving Travers's eligibility for Disability Assistance. Describes the reason for the decision and who was present at the fair hearing. Travers is a paraplegic and returned to the Massachusetts Hospital School for a post graduate course when he was denied Disability Assistance.

Elmer C. Bartels Papers

1973 Feb. 23

LaPierre, Richard A.

Letter from Richard A. LaPierre to Harold S. Remmes

Massachusetts - Discussing the proposed Consumer Involvement Institute and LaPierre's possible participation as a panelist. Describing the relation of Remmes' concerns about accessibility and a hope that Dr. Dell Orto can be reasoned with regarding the needs of consumers.

Elmer C. Bartels 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