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Future Care Planning 101

Whether you are living with a loved one with a disability or providing long-term care for another individual, you may be looking for answers on how to capture the needs and desires of the person to ensure their future is happy, healthy, and thriving.

How To: File a claim against a business for violations of the Americans with Disabilities Act.

What You Need to Know:

Title III of the Americans with Disabilities act protects people with disabilities from discrimination by “places of public accommodation”, like the following places:

Hotels
Restaurants
Movie theaters
Convention halls
Grocery stores
Laundromats
Train stations
Museums
Parks
Schools
Day cares
Gyms

This means that many private businesses must refrain from discriminating against people with disabilities.

Summer fun – for everyone!

Summertime is a time to celebrate a break from school, warm weather, and memories with friends. At times, young adults and children with disabilities feel disconnected to their peers because of the lack of inclusion based summer activities. Here is where The Ability Center comes in.

Drug Disposal 101 Tip Sheet

Tips and tricks for clearing out your medicine cabinet.

You should clean out your bathroom medicine cabinet every year. Check for expired medications and dispose of them properly. Getting rid of old drugs is important because over time, they lose their effectiveness and, in rare cases, can cause harm.