6 Awesome Assistive Devices for Those with Motor Control Issues

Irish start-up wants to be Google Maps for people with disabilities

Women with Disabilities - 27 million of us in U.S.

Featured in The Record Eagle on March 12, 2016 BY SUSAN ODGERS Local columnist

Boardman Lake Trail - Public Open House - March 9

Boardman Lake Trail Open House Flyer (Click to Enlarge)

Greyhound agrees to settle disability claims

By LYDIA WHEELER - posted on The Hill website on Feb. 8, 2016

Adapted in TC: The Special Challenges of the Sight-Impaired

Survey Results Show Support for Emmet Transit Program

"Mouth Operated Mouse" wins Thingiverse Assistive Tech Challenge

Mouth Mouse by Tobias Wirtl Mouth Mouse designed by Tobias Wirtl

DOT - Initiatives to make flying easier for people with disabilities

WASHINGTON – U.S. Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx today announced that the Department has hired a neutral convenor to consider the feasibility of a negotiated rulemaking to develop additional rules to ensure equal access to air transportation for air travelers.

A repeating theme: I need to wash my hands

Zorn Beach to be Accessible Soon Thanks to Petoskey-Harbor Springs Area Community Foundation

Community Invited to North Boardman Lake District Celebration on May 16

north boardman lake district logoCommunity members are invited to attend a celebration of the North Board Lake District from 10am-4pm on Saturday, May 16 at Hull Park in Traverse City. The event will include adaptive sports and various recreational opportunities available in the newly ...




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