Community & Culture

Sharifa Abu-Hamda Disability Advocate

Civics League Secures A+D Ointment, Catheters for Members

Members of the Civics League for Disability Rights (CLDR) recently achieved several important victories for CLDR and Independence Care System (ICS) members, including ensuring accessibility to A+D Ointment as a moisture barrier cream and securing additional catheters for members to prevent urinary tract infections (UTIs).

ICS Members

ICS Recognized as Leading Disability Employer by NOD

Independence Care System (ICS) has been recognized as a 2021 Leading Disability Employer by the National Organization on Disability (NOD), a significant honor and the first in the organization’s 20-plus year history.

ICS Member Stephanie Wallace

ICS Members Learn the Art of Storytelling

In what made for an educational experience, Independence Care System (ICS) members attended a workshop hosted by The Moth and Center for Independence of the Disabled, NY (CIDNY), where they learned about the art of storytelling and how to effectively communicate their personal stories.