Hope for Disabilities

Fulfilling unmet needs in the disability community

Cleaning For A Reason: House Cleaning Help For Cancer Patients

Posted by Emily Jensen on November 8, 2015 at 10:30 AM Comments comments (0)

www.cleaningforareason.org

When a person is going through Cancer, the disease and treatments can be exhausting. The last thing that they need to be worried about is keeping their house clean. Cleaning For a Reason, will hire someone in your local community to come in and do the work for you to take one piece of the stress off of your plate.

Cuts to home care services devastating for people

Posted by Kimberly Selden on July 22, 2010 at 6:17 PM Comments comments (0)

Bloomburg Businessweek

By JEFF BARNARD


GRANTS PASS, Ore.

Sharlene Curnow broke down in tears when she saw the e-mail from her caseworker explaining that state budget cuts would leave her family without the help they have been depending on for her severely disabled 3-year-old son, Michael.  "Without these people in our life, I don't know if my husband and I would be able to stay married

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Disability advocate group set to hold first meeting

Posted by Kimberly Selden on June 22, 2010 at 3:41 PM Comments comments (0)

An advocacy group for people with disabilities looking to improve accessibility in the community will hold its first meeting from 5 to 7 p.m. on Wednesday, June 23 at the Grandstay Residential Suites, 708 Niagara Ave., Sheboygan.


Options for Independent Living is inviting people with disabilities to attend a get-together to discuss issues, barriers to independence and advocacy activities.


The event is free and open to the public and Light refreshm...

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