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Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King and the Disability Rights Movement

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In thinking about Dr. Martin Luther King as his birthday approaches,…

ICS Member’s Lawsuit Increases Accessibility

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Independence Care System (ICS) and Civics League for Disability…

Civics League Protests Governor Cuomo’s Service Cuts

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“These are necessary services for our well-being that we need…

Sharifa Abu-Hamda: An Advocate For People With Disabilities

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As people with disabilities continue to face a number of obstacles,…

Finally! NY to Get Accessible Street Corners

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In what many New Yorkers consider to be a landmark victory, the…

Rick Surpin Honored For Advocacy by Commissioner, Mayor

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Independence Care System (ICS) President and CEO Rick Surpin…

Let’s Make Community Integration Real

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The 1990 passage of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA)…

Making Healthcare Accessible

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Claire Abenante, Director of the ICS Health Access Program wrote…