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International Day for People with Disabilities Celebration

Join us here at Liberty Resources as we celebrate International Day for People with Disabilities, hosted by Independence EDGE Studio! It will be held in Wade Blank on the 2nd floor on Saturday, December 2nd from 6-10pm. Tickets are only $10 online … Continue reading

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November Food Pantry

LRI’s November Food Pantry is on Tuesday, November 21st starting at 11am, and going until the food is exhausted. First come first serve! Liberty Resources, Inc. 112 n. 8th St., Suite 600 Philadelphia, PA 19107

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May and 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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Person-First Resolutions Adopted by PA General Assembly

Both the Pennsylvania Senate and House of Representatives have unanimously passed Resolutions for person-first language for people with disabilities! These Resolutions urge the Commonwealth to use respectful and positive language about people with disabilities. These Resolutions are the first of … Continue reading

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Did you know you could qualify for a new refrigerator from PECO?

PECO is offering new energy-efficient refrigerators to its income eligible consumers. To qualify: You must be the PECO residential electric customer who pays the electric bill Your income must be at or below 150% of the Federal Poverty Level (FPL)* … 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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Medical Assistance for Workers with Disabilities program saved

The Pennsylvania Department of Public Welfare (the Department) has announced that it will not end the Medical Assistance for Workers with Disabilities program, also known as MAWD.  The Department had originally proposed to end this important Medicaid program on January 1, … Continue reading

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Governor Corbett Announces Elimination of Current Act 150 Waiting List

Harrisburg – Governor Tom Corbett today announced his 2014-15 budget will deliver $7.2 million to provide home and community-based services for Pennsylvania adults with physical disabilities currently on the Act 150 waiting list, eliminating it entirely.  In 1987, the Attendant … Continue reading

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Philadelphia to add 45 disabled-accessible cabs

After years of lobbying for more cabs that can handle wheelchairs, disabled people and their advocates Thursday got their wish: The Philadelphia Parking Authority will issue 45 taxi medallions for wheelchair-accessible vehicles by the end of the year.   To read … Continue reading

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