Save The Date

Freedom Resource Center 20th Anniversary Annual Meeting September 24, 2009 5:00-9:00 pm Ramada Inn-Fargo    

AT Item Of The Month

By Mark Bourdon, Program Director For too long, individuals with disabilities have been shut out from the game of golf. This has happened for several reasons. One has been the lack of associations, groups and advocacy by groups for adaptive golf. Another is the lack of properly adapted golf equipment. Golf professionals haven’t had access…
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Save The Date!

Youth Leadership Opportunity Planting Seeds A leadership training for youth with disabilities ages 14-16 yrs old to develop self advocacy and leadership skills. Will be held August 6, 2009 in beautiful Wahpeton, ND Please call or email for more information! 800.450.0459 or freedom@freedomrc.org  

Freedom Staff Receives Advocate Award

      Rikki Trageton, an Independent Living Advocate in the Freedom Fargo office, received the Advocate of the Year award from the Metro Area Mayors Committee for People with Disabilities at its annual banquet on April 30. Rikki was recognized for her advocacy efforts on behalf of students, and her community work to help…
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Soon-to-be Amputee Makes Plea For Missing Wheelchair

From today’s Forum Patrick Springer – 05/19/2009 FARGO – Patty Hovde’s chain of unlucky events began four years ago outside Havre, Mont., on a two-lane highway. After she passed the car in front of her, she had to swerve into the ditch to avoid an oncoming car, shattering both of her ankles on impact. One…
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