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Before the devastating appearance of Hurricanes Irma and Harvey…
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ICS helps FDNY's EMT Division learn how to transport wheelchairs…
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It won’t surprise any New Yorker who uses a wheelchair or who…
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By ICS Civics League Member Stephanie Wallace. Do…
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The healthcare community speaks out: protect the Affordable…
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Meet Rehab Engineer, Bob Paradiso and some of the high-tech solutions he is bringing to ICS!
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The NYC Commission on Human Rights is working hard to enforce civil rights laws that outlaw discrimination. So much so that the highest number of complaints received in 2015 were not for race or gender bias but for discrimination against people with disabilities.
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Quemuel Arroyo is the first person at New York City’s Department of Transportation (DOT) to hold the title of Policy Analyst for Accessibility and ADA Coordinator, and he already has major plans for the city!
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The multifaceted nonprofit organization now known as BFL began in 1986 as the first transitional housing of its kind specifically for people with disabilities. Years later the program has served 295 residents and provided a wide range of services, including managed long-term care management courtesy of ICS, occupational therapy and housing.
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With a vast collection of public property – about 29,000 acres! – it’s extremely important that everyone who wants to, can use NYC parks, gardens, gyms, beaches, playgrounds and other venues.