Category Archives: Disabling Sheltered Workshops


Kerstin Sjoberg-Witt, director of advocacy for Disability Rights Ohio, said changes proposed by the federal government are a “a good thing. Offering more options is the whole purpose behind the Americans with Disabilities Act. It’s important to remember that neither … Continue reading

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Devious Disability Ploys

From Buzz Feed  Vestar brought Mentor public last year, and the firm began trading on the New York Stock Exchange under the name Civitas Solutions, Inc. It reported $1.2 billion in revenue last year. In some jurisdictions, such as Illinois … Continue reading

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Front of Athens Messenger, Ohio News:  “Disabiities Board Eliminates Sub-minimal wage at ATCO” “No matter who you are, you can do anything that anybody else can do. You just may have to do it a different way,” said ATCO worker … Continue reading

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