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.
April 3rd, 2014
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.
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.
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).
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
August 2nd, 2012
Host Janine Solomon interviews Jonathan Gale, Cross Disability Advocacy Coalition Coordinator at DLC, regarding accessible travel and recreational activities for persons with disabilities. They discuss travel websites, tips for traveling by air, train, and car, and what to expect when visiting new cities. Jonathan also provides information about accessible recreational activities in New England during the summer months and all year long.