You can help to transform Long-Term Care in California and receive a $10 Gift Card! California will need an estimated 600,000 additional caregivers and home attendants by 2030 to support our state’s seniors and people with disabilities. In order to... View Article
Categories for Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA)
December 10th is Human Rights Day. On this day in 1948, the United Nations General Assembly adopted the Universal Declaration of Human Rights (UDHR). The declaration proclaims the inalienable rights to which everyone is entitled as a human being –... View Article
The Dayle McIntosh reached out to our staff, community and other stakeholders and asked them: 1. How has the ADA impacted or changed your life, and, 2. What does the ADA mean to you? This is what we heard.
Announcing the Aging and Disability Resource Connection (ADRC) DMC is excited to share that we are expanding and enhancing the services we offer to Orange County through a partnership with the Office on Aging and California Department on Aging known... View Article
By Elizabeth Campbell As the systems change advocate for DMC, part of my job is to protect and advocate for the rights of people with disabilities. I was, therefore, devastated when the U.S. House of Representatives passed H.R. 620,... View Article
September 26th is National Voter Registration Day. Held the fourth Tuesday in September, organizations across the U.S. host events to bring public awareness to ballot initiatives, local elections, and voter registration. Every vote counts. When things don’t go the way... View Article
Twenty-seven years ago on July 26th, our civil rights bill, the Americans with Disabilities Act, was signed into law. Many of the privileges that we take for granted today are made possible because of this landmark legislation. Take a moment... View Article