Dating people developmental disabilities
From: Titusville, New Jersey Email: [email protected]: Disability Policy Consultant Professional Profile: Since 1997 I have been a consultant with my own shop - People Support Network of NJ. I work to release and prepare people in our state ICFMR's to return to community living per our Olmstead State Plan (such as it is).
PSN also works in self-advocacy, creating "easy language" materials and recently we have begun to work on domestic and other violence's against women with disabilities.
A group of us are in the process of forming a NJ ADAPT and I have been involved with ADAPT actions for the past couple of years.
My volunteer work and interests are women with disabilities issues particularly parenting, sexuality and aging and inclusive worship.
From: Colorado Springs, Colorado Email: [email protected]: American with Disabilities Act Coordinator Professional Profile: I currently work for an ADA (American with Disabilities Act) Center. We offer trainings, materials and technical assistance on the ADA.
I have worked with Independent Living Centers in Colorado.
During this time I worked on the closure of two of our development centers.
Pryor to that I worked as an assistant director for an IL program and I am a founding member of a CIL located outside Trenton.
Presently, I am a member of our state IL Council, Women with Disabilities Health Task Force, the Personal Assistance Services Advisory Council, NJ Mi CASSA Coalition.
Being both a comedian and motivational speaker, he is able to make this difficult topic both entertaining and enlightening.
From: Eldersburg, Maryland Email: [email protected]: Case Manager-Department of Social Services Professional Profile: College graduate-BS in Psychology, AS in Deafness Communication (interpreting); former marathon and ultra marathon runner; airplane pilot (private pilot's license); worked professionally in deaf education (10 years), children's mental health (5 years), epilepsy and seizure disorders (9 months), vocational rehabilitation (3 years) and social services-homelessness/housing emergencies (7 years).