It is important that the #2020Census counts all Californians. The Census is completely confidential, so you can rest assured that your personal information is safe. It cannot be shared with the courts, police, immigration, landlord or your employer. @CACensus #CountMeIn
Please join us for some pizza & salad at SVILC on Ed Roberts Day, Thursday, January 23rd, 11:30am to 1:00pm. We'll play a True or False Game about Ed's life and impact on the Independent Living Movement! RSVP by 1/22 @ Info@SVILC.org or 408-894-9041 x203
Primary is less than two months away. Voters in SMC have #MoreDaysMoreWays . Are you Ready to Vote?
Our office will be closed on January 20th in observance of Martin Luther King Jr. Day! We will be open our usual business hours on January 21st.
The #2020Census could impact funding to vital programs that people with disabilities rely on. Counting everyone ensures a more inclusive and accessible future for all Californians ♿. Learn more @CACensus. #DisabilityCounts2020 #CaliforniaForAll #CountMeIn #HagaseContar
Many communities in California have been underrepresented or undercounted in past Censuses. That means certain communities aren’t getting their fair share of funding & representation. Let's ensure we will ALL be counted in the #2020Census! #CountMeIn #HagaseContar
Though #Pinball, remote-controlled vehicles and off-road racing may seem worlds apart, they’re all easily adaptable and can offer a ton of fun — here's how adaptive hobbyists about how they make the most of their passions.
Entering the Adapted Hobby Zone - New Mobility
Entering the Adapted Hobby Zone. Find out how three hobbyists with very different interests adapted their passions.
Do you qualify for CalFresh? Is your income below the monthly income limits? Pre-Screen with CID on the phone to find out. Application Assistance Available. Call today!
SSI/SSP Recipient may now be eligible for CalFresh! Don’t Miss Out on Food Benefits!
Check out our digital edition for the full spread of the stunning Casa Cabo Pulmo, one of the most stunning and #accessible homes we've ever seen. Featured as part of the @yourcpf "Accessibility is Beautiful" campaign. https://t.co/KDiCfVWj1P
DISABILITY, AGING, AND POWER:
A Community Forum
Friday, January 17, 3-5 PM
ED ROBERTS CAMPUS
3075 Adeline St, Berkeley (at Ashby BART)
ASL & CART (captioning) provided
light refreshments · wheelchair accessible · please refrain from wearing scented products
In our new Big Ideas column, we’ll talk with leaders in our community about paradigm shifts that will shape our world in the near future. What better way to kick things off than by chatting with legendary #DisabilityRights advocate @judithheumann?
Big Ideas in Building Community - New Mobility
our inaugural interview for our new “Big Ideas In” column, where we ask leaders to share their Big Ideas for disability community.
Check out our new column, Todd Against the Machine. Tech guru @ToddStabelfeldt will be sharing advice on how new and existing technologies can help you “maximize your independence, improve your lives and stare down that machine.”
Todd Against The Machine - New Mobility
There are a lot of ways to explore and discuss technologies for wheelchair users. For me, those that simplify basic tasks have been the best, includin...
In December, a federal appeals court ruled that a cornerstone of the Affordable Care Act was unconstitutional. Here's @aghenis on what that could mean for you.
Analysis: The Affordable Care Act is in Trouble .... Maybe - New Mobility
The 5th Circuit Court of Appeals ruled that the Affordable Care Act's individual mandate is unconstitutional, setting up more legal battles.
CID will now assist eligible consumers in San Mateo County get access to CalFresh food benefits.
SSI/SSP recipients may now be qualified for benefits. To find out if your household is qualified, contact us at 650-645-1780 and ask for a CalFresh Eligibility Coordinator.
Architect, businesswoman and policy-shaper, Karen Braitmayer has as much positive influence on making our built environment more accessible and inclusive as anyone working in the United States today. Meet our 2019 @NewMobilityMag Person of the Year!
2019 New Mobility Person of the Year: Karen Braitmayer - New Mobility
Architect, businesswoman and policy-shaper Karen Braitmayer has excelled at making accessibility cool since before the ADA even existed