Dialogue on Disability

WATCH: Dialogue on Disability edition of Need to Know

https://youtu.be/wbrMtU2n0lg Adults with disabilities are four times more likely to report their health to be “fair” or “poor” compared to those with no...
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Thu, 01/17/2019 - 3:01pm
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Connections: Dialogue on Disability - Employment discrimination

Our Dialogue on Disability Week continues with a conversation about employment discrimination for people with disabilities. “The Good Place” star...
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Thu, 01/17/2019 - 10:33am
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WATCH: How to eliminate barriers to care for those with disabilities

[YT Link] Going in for a mammogram, learning how to keep your cholesterol in check, and understanding your blood pressure all represent basic health...
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Thu, 01/17/2019 - 10:23am
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Connections: Dialogue on Disability - An update on early intervention services in Monroe County

We continue our Dialogue on Disability Week with an update on the state of early intervention (EI) services in Monroe County. In early December, county...
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Wed, 01/16/2019 - 11:19am
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Connections: Dialogue on Disability - "Perfectly Normal for Me"

It's Dialogue on Disability Week and we kick off our series of conversations on Connections with a discussion about inclusive recreation activities. The...
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Wed, 01/16/2019 - 5:16am
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A rare gift: Music prodigy Rachel Flowers

When Rachel Flowers was born 15 weeks premature in 1993, she weighed just one and a half pounds. She lost her vision three months later due to a...
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Mon, 01/14/2019 - 5:35am
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Connections: Former Senator Tom Harkin and the ROC EmployABILITY Conference

We're joined by former Senator Tom Harkin of Iowa, who authored the Americans with Disabilities Act. Research shows that among similarly sized cities,...
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Wed, 10/03/2018 - 11:58am
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Connections: Dialogue on Disability - "Invisible" disabilities

We conclude our Dialogue on Disability Week with a conversation about "invisible" disabilities. Our guests share the challenges they face living with...
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Fri, 01/12/2018 - 10:51am
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Affordable, accessible housing continues to elude people with disabilities

Some 2,000 Rochester area residents with disabilities are in need of housing. And that number only reflects individuals who get services through one...
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Thu, 01/11/2018 - 7:02am
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