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Category Archives: Disability News

Tell us about your eviction experience

The Mayor’s Task Force on Eviction Prevention and Response wants to get your input before writing recommendations to the City. A listening group for community members who have experienced eviction or were forced to move will be held Thursday, January … Continue reading

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Managed Care Info Session

Come to the Managed Care Information Session where we will discuss the mandates and the new timeline now associated with Managed Care in PA: As you know, Pennsylvania plans to move long term care services and supports to a system … Continue reading

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Bill Krebs Honored

Bill Krebs, who runs the You You You Support Group, and our newest social group, Autism First of Philadelphia, was recognized by Vision For Equality last week for his “Determination, Dedication, and Support of Self-Advocates and for Organizing the Self-Advocacy Group You, … Continue reading

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Fire at West Chester Nursing Home

It is with sadness and grief that we share the news about the fire at the Barclay Friends Nursing Home in West Chester. We are thinking of all the consumers and safety officials during this difficult and tragic time: http://www.philly.com/philly/news/pennsylvania/nursing-home-fire-west-chester-pa-barclays-friends-rescue-evacuation-20171117.html?mobi=true

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LHDC Awarded Grant by TD Bank Foundation!

Liberty Housing Development Corporation is proud to announce that it was awarded a grant by the TD Bank Foundation to begin a project focusing on affordable and accessible housing in Philadelphia! We are grateful to Leigh Jones of Sherick Project Management who worked on … Continue reading

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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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Protest New Tax Bill

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Vote for ADAPT as Favorite Progressive Group

Vote for National ADAPT as your favorite Progressive Group on CREDO Mobile’s website: https://www.credodonations.com/dxlp?pc=111111&page=home&utm_source=&utm_medium=&utm_campaign=&utm_content With your help, ADAPT can be awarded money from CREDO, which gives more than $150,000 each month to three progressive groups.

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ADAPT Members Featured in Inquirer

Adrianne Gunter has Multiple Sclerosis and relies on PA’s Medicaid expansion signed by Governor Tom Wolf under the Affordable Care Act. She attends TuesdayswithToomey, where she shares her story to encourage people to continue the fight to #ProtectOurCare! Liam Dougherty … Continue reading

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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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