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Category Archives: ADAPT

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 Fundraiser Lunch

Prepared by Marylou Goodman Baked or Fried chicken, Macaroni and cheese, collard greens and a drink for $7. DATE: Wednesday, September 20, 2017 TIME: 12:00 Noon-until sold out! WHERE: Skills Training Kitchen, Second Floor 112 N. 8th Street, Suite 600 … Continue reading

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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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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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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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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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