Disability Connection - June 4, 2014

June 10th, 2014

Host, Walter Noons interviews Nicole Godaire, Executive Director of the Brain Injury Association of Massachusetts. (BIAMA). They discuss issues facing individuals and families members of persons with Traumatic or Acquired Brain Injury.

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Disability Connection - April 2, 2014

April 3rd, 2014

Host Walter Noons welcomes Stan Eichner back to DLC as Director of Litigation.  They discuss how Stan's extensive experience in disability law will benefit DLC and persons with disabilities in Massachusetts.

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Disability Connection - December 4, 2013

December 9th, 2013

Host, Walter Noons, interviews John Kramer of the Massachusetts Sibling Support Network. They  discuss the challenges and supports for siblings of persons with disabilities.

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Disability Connection - October 2, 2013

October 7th, 2013

Host Walter Noons is joined by Florette Willis and Ruthie Poole of Massachusetts People Organized for Wellness, Empowerment & Richts (M-POWER).  They discuss the history of the mental health peer advocacy movement, their legislative agenda, and the One Care program.

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Disability Connection - August 7, 2013

August 9th, 2013

Host Walter Noons interviews Dennis Heaphy about Medicaid/Medicare Dual-Eligibility and making choices regarding Fee for Service and Integrated Care models for receiving health care services.  Dennis is the Health Care Policy Analyst for the Disability Policy Consortium, and Co-Chair for the Disability Advocates Advancing our Healthcare Rights (DAAHR).

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Disability Connection - June 5, 2013

June 7th, 2013

Host, Walter Noons interviews Dania Jekel, Executive Director of the Asperger’s Association of New England, about services, trainings and supports that her organization provides to individuals with Asperger’s, their family, places of employment, school, spouses about how Neuro-typical persons can better understand the challenges that face individuals with Asperger’s.

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Disability Connection - April 3, 2013

April 5th, 2013

Host Walter Noons interviews Neighborhood Access Group Founder, John Kelley, about the challenges of maneuvering brick sidewalks "streetscapes" for persons with disabilities living in Boston.

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Disability Connection - February 7, 2013

February 8th, 2013

Join us as we welcome back Christine Griffin to DLC. Host Walter Noons interviews our new Executive Director on her experiences in Washington; ongoing issues confronting persons with disabilities; and, her goals regarding the future of the Disability Law Center.

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Disability Connection - December 5, 2012

December 7th, 2012

Host Richard Villavicencio is joined by James Aprea, Client Assistance Advocate, and Allan Montenko, Policy and Planning Specialist of the Massachusetts Office on Disability (MOD) .  They discuss the services provided by MOD to people with disabilities.

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Disability Connection - October 3, 2012

October 12th, 2012

Host Walter Noons and DLC advocate Courtney Mulligan discuss voting access and our work under the Protection & Advocacy for Voting Access grant.

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    The Disability Law Center's cable television program, "Disability Connection" is an informative, one half hour live call-in program. We cover a wide variety of issues important to the Disability Community. The show airs live every other month on the Boston Neighborhood Network. Rebroadcasts are shown as a normal part of the station program rotation
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