Basement Guides: Home Safety

According to the 2017 Disability Statistics annual report, the percentage of disabled people in the United States was 12.8% and has been steadily rising over the last five years. Advances in the understanding of disabilities, as well as adaptiAccording to the 2017 Disability Statistics annual report, the percentage of disabled people in the United States was 12.8% and has […]

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SCI Community Resources

Advocacy Americans with Disabilities Act (http://www.ada.gov): Provides information on disability rights laws. Community Partnerships (919-781-3616): Provides services to people with disabilities of all ages. Programs include: preschool services, brain injury support services, supported employment, and family education. Family Support Network (919-662-4600) Provides services to families of children with developmental disabilities, chronic illnesses or other special […]

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NOD.Org

Since 1994, the Start on Success (SOS) program – developed and seeded by NOD in a dozen cities – has been changing the odds dramatically for students with disabilities. SOS student interns split their day between paid positions at major community businesses and classroom instruction leading to a diploma. Interns are matched to jobs that […]

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SCI Short List: Financial

Clink On Any Of The Links To Visit Their Website Dorcas Ministries (919) 469-9861 Provide food and crisis financial aid to residents of Cary and Morrisville Garner Area Ministries (919) 772-9100 Offers food, emergency financial aid: 27529, 27603, & 27610 Salvation Army (919) 834-6733 Provide financial aid, food, & clothing Urban Ministries(919) 834-4707 Provides assistance […]

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A-List: Life Made Easier

Growing List, So Check Back Often! Hussar Bluetooth Headphones: $19.95 +Great for hands free wheeling + Earphones mic so you can make and answer calls + Waterproof + HD Sound with real bass quality, really + Noise cancelling + 9 Hours Working time, tested  Buy Me! Amazon’s Echo Dot: $29.99 + Controls smart home devices: Lights, […]

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Disability Equality Index (DEI) A joint initiative with the American Association of People with Disabilities (AAPD), the DEI is a free benchmarking tool that provides an objective score and roadmap on disability inclusion policies and practices. Disability Inclusion Webinars Monthly, one-hour webinars are held for corporate partners to learn about disability inclusion best-practices from Disability:IN […]

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