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On August 11 and 12, we attended Let’s End Ableism at Church, an interactive webinar hosted by the Disability Concerns ministry of The Christian Reformed Church of North America and The Reformed Church in America. The first day largely focused on defining ableism in its many forms. The second day laid out practical solutions to [click to continue...]

With Pittsburgh increasingly known as the Hollywood of Appalachia, what does an entertainment industry boom mean for disability inclusion? At the JRS Annual meeting, both local and national advocates provided perspectives on this topic. Keynote speaker Lauren Appelbaum, Senior Vice President, Communications and Entertainment & News Media, RespectAbility, looked at the topic from a national [click to continue...]

Moderator: Gina Rodriguez, DOL – Women’s Bureau Speakers: Anupa Geevarghese Chief of Staff, Office of Disability Employment Program (ODEP) Jason Palmer Regional Commissioner Bureau of Labor Statistics Bridget Hayman, Director of Communications Access Living Christine Park-Gonzalez, Acting District Director, EEEOC Ariel Simms, President & CEO, RespectAbility

At the Life Center for Independent Living (Life CIL) Annual Meeting, RespectAbility speaker Millie Gonzalez, M.A. discussed allyship at the intersection of disabled LGBTQ+ identities. Attendees learned how to become a better ally by centering the experiences and amplifying the voices of the world’s largest minority group—people with disabilities—while honoring their intersectional identities as members [click to continue...]

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