Tag Archives: HSC Foundation

Black #Disability History: Ryan Easterly, Foundation Manager and Director

Ryan Easterly Ryan Easterly is Co-Founder & Director of Bay Area Community, MySupport, Inc., a startup that has developed tools which empower seniors and people with disabilities. The MySupport platform allows people to connect with direct support workers, based on their … Continue reading

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Black #Disability (Making) History: Keri Gray, NCIL Youth Transitions Fellow

The independent living movement has always fostered the belief that we as individuals with disabilities have the power to change the world to be accessible and inclusive of all people. These ideals have never been more alive than they have … Continue reading

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Employment Update

Workers with a Disability Less Likely to be Employed, More Likely to Hold Jobs with Lower Earnings, Census Bureau Reports  WASHINGTON, March 14, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — Individuals with disabilities were less likely to be employed than individuals without disabilities, and … Continue reading

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Education Update

Proposed Priority–National Institute on Disability and Rehabilitation Research–Disability and Rehabilitation Research Projects and Centers Program–Rehabilitation Engineering Research Centers CFDA Number: 84.133E-1. AGENCY: Office of Special Education and Rehabilitative Services, Department of Education. ACTION: Proposed priority. SUMMARY: The Assistant Secretary for … Continue reading

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Education Update

HSC Foundation Youth Mixer at the 30th Anniversary NCIL Conference Come join NCIL and invited guests for a fun and interactive conversation on the importance of the involvement of youth with disabilities in the Independent Living Movement! This is NCIL’s 30th … Continue reading

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