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Category Archives: Events

May & June Events

Liberty Resources, Inc. offers Consumers a variety of programs and events each month.  All events take place at LRI, 801 Arch Street, Suite 600, Philadelphia, PA 19107.  For more information about any activity listed, call LRI’s main number (215-634-2000) and … Continue reading

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10 things you should know about social security benefits

The federal government website Disability.gov has information on disability programs and services in communities nationwide. In the February issue, visitors can explore resources covering 10 main topics, including housing, employment and healthcare for individuals receiving social security benefits. Click on … Continue reading

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Taste of Independence – tickets on sale now!!

Please join Liberty Resources on October 29th for our Taste of Independence celebration.  The event will honor those who have demonstrated a deep commitment to helping Liberty Resources further the Independent Living Movement.  Click on the link to purchase tickets and find out … Continue reading

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Voter Registration Services Available at LRI

On Wednesday, September 24 from 11-2pm, Voter Registration services will be available at LRI located at 714 Market Street.  In addition, an accessible voting booth will be on site for individuals wishing to receive instruction on how to use the … Continue reading

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LRI Awarded RICOH “Making Information Work for You” Contest

Ricoh Americas Corporation named a winner in its Philadelphia Eagles VIP Office Party contest this week. Liberty Resources, a not-for-profit, consumer-controlled organization that advocates and promotes independent living for all persons with disabilities, scored the winning entry and will host … Continue reading

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AMTRAK Project Bridges Gaps in Accessibility

On Wednesday, April 9, Amtrak will provide demonstration project testing of new mock-up bridgeplates in Washington, DC, Baltimore, MD, Wilmington, DE and Philadelphia. The new bridgeplate designs are part of AMTRAK’s efforts to promote greater accessibility and ease of travel … Continue reading

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Disability Advocates Take Over Harrisburg Capitol Rotunda: Demand Medicaid Talks with Governor and Legislature

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE October 15, 2012 Cassie James Holdsworth (215) 219-0694 Pam Auer (717) 798-2807 Bruce Darling (585) 370-6690 Harrisburg, Pennsylvania—300 activists with the national disability rights group ADAPT have taken over the rotunda of the Pennsylvania State Capitol in … Continue reading

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Disability Pride Philadelphia is this Saturday, 7/28!

We’re getting very excited to Disability Pride Philadelphia this Saturday, July 28! Join us at the National Constitution Center (NCC) to celebrate the anniversary of the Americans With Disabilities Act. Admission to the NCC is free all day, and the … Continue reading

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SAVE THE DATE: Disability Pride, July 28, 2012 at the National Constitution Center [Updated]

Commemorate 22 years of the AMERICANS WITH DISABILITIES ACT in Philadelphia on July 28, 2012 Participate in the Disability Pride March starting at the National Constitution Center and ending at the Liberty Bell. See Justin Dart Jr.’s wheelchair, newly acquired … Continue reading

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PhillyFunGuide Accessible Events

Check out Phillyfunguide‘s excellent calendar of accessible events in Philadelphia. Phillyfunguide presents this list of cultural events accessible to people with visual or hearing impairments: http://www.phillyfunguide.com/categories/index/14/635

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