Tag: disabilities

Free services for disabled area residents offered at Access II Independent Living Center

| February 14, 2019

Access II ILC is a 5013-C not-for-profit organization based in Gallatin.

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Columbia woman charged with trafficking disabled victim for sex

| August 23, 2018

A juvenile, nearly incapacitated by medical issues, was allegedly traded for drugs and money by a Columbia woman.

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P.H.A.R.M. Dog USA helping farmers in Missouri, elsewhere stay active on the farm

| February 27, 2017

The P.H.A.R.M. Dog USA program was founded to help farmers or farm family members with a disability or disease, stay active on the farm.

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Three-time gold medalist talks Rio, training, and the accident that changed her life

| July 26, 2016

Alana Nichols, 33, had been an athlete all her life; however, a spinal cord injury drastically altered her plans for her life.

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“Super Kid” teaches children to look for the superpowers in others

| November 30, 2015

Damiron was inspired to write this book when she noticed that teachers were receiving training on how to incorporate inclusion into classrooms, but children weren’t given lessons in inclusion.

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Lettuce Dream hosts “Build the Dream – A Celebrity Waiter Dinner” in northwest Missouri

| August 1, 2015

The Missouri Lettuce Dream Organization is hosting “Build the Dream – A Celebrity Waiter Dinner.” Tickets are available for purchase on August 1st.

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New director named for Missouri Department of Mental Health

| June 18, 2015

Newly appointed Mark Stringer, now Director of Missouri’s Department of Mental Health plans to carry on the leadership style of his predecessor.

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