Category Archives: General News

Aging, disabled consumers may be clueless about state’s new long-term care program

Oct
19
2017

Libby Powers, a 29-year-old disability rights counselor born with spina bifida, understands the state’s pending Community HealthChoices program better than most of the other 80,000 southwestern Pennsylvanians soon to be affected by it. To the Sewickley resident whose mobility problems …

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Center for Independent Living Returns to Allegheny County

Sep
29
2017

Center for Independent Living Returns to Allegheny County Disability Options Network Chosen as Grantee (Pittsburgh, PA) – Disability Options Network, a 501c3 nonprofit organization serving Beaver, Butler, Lawrence and Mercer counties, has been awarded a grant from the Administration for …

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Proper Smoke Detector Disposal

About Smoke Detectors There are two types of smoke detectors: ionization and photoelectric. Ionization smoke detectors, the most common type, use a small amount of radioactive material known as Americium-241 to detect smoke. Photoelectric types do not contain any radioactive …

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Community Health Choices

Sep
22
2017

Community Meetings

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PA ABLE Community Event

Sep
21
2017

Including an Enrollment and Resource Fair Pittsburgh | September 28, 2017 | 4:30 p.m. Resource and Enrollment Fair Opens 6:00 p.m. – 7:30 p.m. Community Event

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July Safety Committee Newsletter

Jul
28
2017

Newsletter July 2017

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June Safety Committee Newsletter

Newsletter June 2017

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Dyslexia Training

Jul
06
2017

What is Dyslexia? A description of symptoms and interventions. July 20, 2017 9:00-11:00am PST Location: online Fee: $25.00 In this two hour webinar you will be introduced to the signs and symptoms of dyslexia and learn about many popular myths. …

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Safety Committee Newsletter – April 2017

Jun
22
2017

Newsletter April 2017

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Safety Committee Newsletter – March 2017

Newsletter March 2017

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