We all have stories to tell — stories of the inequalities that still exist almost 25 years after the ADA. We still have difficulties with environmental barriers, getting quality jobs, especially without losing services, finding accessible housing, etc. Wouldn’t you like to be part of a group, a tribe of people with a common goal trying to create positive change? This is what the UsersFirst Grassroots Advocacy Network is all about.
As this magazine is being printed, we will be finding out if our first campaign was successful. Emails were sent to over 50 people in over 25 states in early November with the advocacy request to get HR 942/S 948 Complex Rehab Technology legislation passed by the end of 2014. What is CRT? CRT is equipment that is designed and customized to meet our unique functional and mobi