In case you're not aware, this Sunday, October 15, is White Cane Safety Day! October 15th was first proclaimed White Cane Safety Day in 1964 by President Lyndon B. Johnson, in recognition of the growing independent living movement of blind and visually impaired communities led by the National Federation of the Blind. The white … Continue reading White Cane Safety Day
Has Medicaid Privatization in Iowa Achieved its Goals? A Medicaid Privatization Forum November 13, 2017 2:00pm - 4pm at the Coralville Public Library (Please park on the lower level) Listen to the report on the status as seen by Iowa Medicaid Enterprise and the 3 MCO's. Then, hear the status as seen by consumers, providers, … Continue reading Medicaid Privatization Forum
ADVENTURE TOGETHER is a FUN RUN and ADAPTIVE RECREATION fundraising event. Place: Cedar Lake Trail Time: 10am - 2pm (come when you can ~ there is no official start time) Date: Saturday, September 30, 2017 Registration: $10.00 Participants can run, walk, or roll the trail while checking out adaptive KAYAKING and BIKING along the lake. The proceeds … Continue reading Adventure Together: An Adaptive Outing and Fun Run
We want to send a big THANK YOU to everyone that came out to register to vote over National Disability Registration Week!
Access 2 Independence is participating in a national effort to make the DISABILITY VOTE more influential. This effort, known as the REV UP Campaign, has designated July 17-21, 2017 as National Disability Voter Registration Week in advance of the November elections. Access 2 Independence will be participating in this effort by holding two voter registration … Continue reading Voter Registration Drive