Friday the State of Michigan Medical Marijuana Review Panel recommended adding Autism to the list of diagnosis that qualify for medical marijuana. Continue reading Medical Marijuana Recommended For Autism in Michigan
The Department of Justice today just released a new Frequently Asked Questions document on Service Animals and the American’s With Disabilities Act. The Document is meant to further clarify rules in regards to service animals. Continue reading Department of Justice Clarifies Service Dog Rules
The Kalamazoo Department of Public Safety has taken to protect and serve to a new level when two of their officers saw a man in a wheelchair trying to mow his lawn, and the officers took over and helped the man mow his lawn. Continue reading Kalamazoo, MI Police Officers Mow Handicapped Man’s Lawn
Autistic Weatherman Frankie MacDonald, who has become famous for his unique weather videos that showcase different weather threats across Canada and the United States has developed quite a fan club as of late.
As of this weekend Google Published an Awesome new Impact Challenge on disabilities to celebrate and salute disability advocates everywhere. Its an amazing history on disability before the American’s with Disability Act and the beginnings of advocacy. Continue reading Google Shows the Start of Disability Advocacy
Earlier this week the Social Security Trustees released the 2015 report and unless congress acts the Disability Insurance Trust Fund will run out of reserves in 2016. Continue reading 2015 Social Security Trustees Report Is Bad News
Last month I walked into the Metro PCS store in Kalamazoo after I noticed the day before they had a sign on their door saying “NO PETS ALLOWED IN THE STORE!!! PLEASE SHOW PROPER PAPERS FOR SERVICE DOGS” which is clearly an act of discrimination. Continue reading Metro PCS in Kalamazoo Discriminates Against Service Animals
The Obama administration quietly began to advocate to remove gun rights for 4.2 million Social Security beneficiaries just before celebrating the 25th Anniversary of the American’s with Disabilities Act. Continue reading Obama Pushes To Remove Social Security Beneficiaries Gun Rights
The State of Michigan is holding a hearing today on if it should expand the list of medical diagnosis for Medical Marijuana use to include Autism. Continue reading Medical Marijuana and Autism in Michigan?
Nike responded to a letter of a young man with cerebral palsy that wrote to them about his dream, “My dream is to go to the college of my choice without having to worry about someone coming to tie my shoes every day” and Nike Responded with the Zoom Soldier VIII. Continue reading Nike Designs Zoom Solider VIII For People with Disabilities