Grassroots Advocacy: Transforming Yourself And Your Community

        Engaging leaders in the disability rights movement to organize in changing the world for all people with disabilities. September 19, 2008 9:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m., Ramada Plaza Suites 1635 42nd Street South Fargo, ND   Who should attend: All People with Disabilities, Leaders, Self-Advocates, Parents, Allies, Professionals, and You! About…
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Celebrate In 2008: Freedom Resource Center Annual Meeting And Celebration

A $10 Ticket buys your Meal, the chance to Win Prizes and to hear a National Disability Rights Leader!   September 18th, 2008 Ramada Plaza Suites- Crystal Ball Room Fargo, ND 5:00 Social Hour 5:00 Board Meeting 6:00 Dinner 7:00 Speaker: Billy Altom, Executive Director of the Association of                       Programs for Rural Independent Living…
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Becoming A Leader In The Advocacy Movement

Tuesday, August 26, 2008 9:30 am – 3:00 pm Freedom Resource Center – 2701 9th Ave S – Fargo, ND Leadership Training offered by Freedom Resource Center for Independent Living is an opportunity to build the skills you need to change the world for all people with disabilities. Guest speakers will range from local representatives,…
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Quad For A Month: NFL Star Ray Crockett Takes On Life In A Wheelchair

by Catherine Mabe From www.disaboom.com Documentarian Morgan Spurlock of Super Size Me fame is back, this time with the show 30 Days, which drops people (for a month’s time) into lifestyles vastly different than the ones to which they’re acustomed. Spurlock has documented a Christian living with a family of atheists, a border patrol officer…
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What’s Wrong With This With This Picture?

 It is either: A.      Two people with mobility impairments just bought brand new cars and haven’t driven them home yet; B.      This business has its accessible parking sign in the wrong place; or C.      They have little consideration for potential customers with mobility impairments.