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Empowered through Education

Empowered through Education

Sadly, a large number of students who are leaving high school and transitioning into college often lack the knowledge and or skills to advocate for themselves. That being said, it is imperative that they learn and develop self-advocacy skills, as well as cultivate a strong sense of empowerment before exiting high school.

Equal Employment

Equal Employment

40 percent of adults with disabilities in their prime working years (ages 25-54) have a job, compared to 79 percent of all prime-age adults.

International Day of Persons with Disabilities

International Day of Persons with Disabilities

December 3rd marked the UN’s International Day of Persons With Disabilities, a day on which the UN hopes to inspire a “transformation towards a sustainable and resilient society for all”. We should be working towards a world where everyone is included and no one gets left behind. So we want to recognize disability advocates and activists around the world. We celebrate your courage, dedication and life changing impacts. We are with you every day and we stand/sit with you with pride.

My DiversABILITY

My DiversABILITY

"Don't compare your backstage to someone else's highlight reel. Have confidence that you are on your own unique journey and that is enough." - Tiffany Yu

SCHOOL BELLS ARE RINGING

SCHOOL BELLS ARE RINGING

Hey there beauties! Hope everyone's had an amazing couple of weeks! You can probably tell by the title of today's post what the topic of conversati...