A new ICS Mentoring Program is training people with spinal cord injuries (SCI) and Multiple Sclerosis (MS) to mentor other people living with these conditions. “I want to give people access to resources in the community that I didn’t have,” said Hilda, an ICS member who attended ICS’s first peer mentorship training program this month. […]
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ICS helps FDNY’s EMT Division learn how to transport wheelchairs in an emergency. For some people, having their wheelchair left behind in an emergency is tantamount to having part of their body left behind. A stressful situation like calling 911 becomes even more stressful because people with disabilities are often forced to leave a device […]
If you or a loved one faces the need for nursing home care, there are many factors to consider. There’s an emotional adjustment that may come with less independence. There are financial considerations, depending on what your health plan will cover. And then there’s quality of care – not just the quality of the medical […]
September 11, 2017