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A Plea for Sheltered Workshops — Give The Disabled A Chance to Win

A Plea for Sheltered Workshops — Give The Disabled A Chance to Win

By Naomi Fisher Throughout our lives we have been told, “Whether you win or lose, the most important thing is that you tried your best,” or “There can be only one winner, but it’s important you tried your best,” or how about the Special Olympics motto for handicapped, “If I cannot win, let me be […]

Sheltered Workshop Closures — A Follow-up

Sheltered Workshop Closures — A Follow-up

Governmentally Discriminated Against — Workshops for the Disabled Slated to Close

Governmentally Discriminated Against — Workshops for the Disabled Slated to Close

By N. Fisher Last year the Department of Education entered this statement into the Federal Register: “People with disabilities represent a vital and integral part of our society, and we are committed to ensuring that individuals with disabilities have opportunities to compete for and enjoy high quality employment…” (80 FR 21059, April 2015) Why then […]