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  • John Gladstone, Philly ADAPT member died on 9/16/18

    John Gladstone, Philly ADAPT member since 1988 died on Sunday 9/16/18 rather suddenly. John was 76 years old, he had not been to a national action in the last couple of years due to some health issues. After John got out of the nursing home he became a fierce activists for disability rights and helping […]

  • Press Release – 09/19/18 Protest Confronting Senator Cruz on his Failure to Co-Sponsor the Disability Integration Act (S.910/HR.2472)

    09/19/18 PRESS ALERT FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE For More Information: Stephanie Woodward: (585) 269-9184 Gregg Beratan: (610) 247-4188 Marilee Adamski-Smith: (715) 204-4152 WHO: National ADAPT WHAT: Protest Confronting Senator Cruz on his Failure to Co-Sponsor the Disability Integration Act (S.910/HR.2472) WHERE: Senator Cruz’s DC Office; 404 Russell Senate Office Building WHEN: Wednesday, September 19, 2018 – […]

  • Press Release – 09/19/18 Disability Activists Call on Alexander to Ensure the Freedom of All Americans

    09/19/18 PRESS ADVISORY FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE For More Information: Stephanie Woodward: (585) 269-9184 Gregg Beratan: (610) 247-4188 Marilee Adamski-Smith: (715) 204-4152 WHO: National ADAPT WHAT: Disability Activists Call on Alexander to Ensure the Freedom of All Americans WHERE: Senator Lamar Alexander’s Apartment; 565 Pennsylvania Avenue NW, Washington DC 20001 WHEN: Wednesday, September 19, 2018 – Happening […]

  • Save Money Follows the Person (MFP)! The Time to Act is Now!

    Save Money Follows the Person (MFP)! The Time to Act is Now! Do you believe that people with disabilities ought to have a chance to live in their own homes instead of institutions? Are you concerned that the numbers of individuals that have transitioned back home from nursing facilities and other institutions have plummeted since […]

  • Empower Care Act (MFP) hearing

    UPDATED August 30, 2018: The Empower Care Act (MFP) hearing on September 5th is scheduled to be at 10am in 2123 Rayburn. Link to hearing notice: https://docs.house.gov/meetings/IF/IF14/20180905/108643/HHRG-115-IF14-20180905-SD001.pdf Link to the 5 bills being heard: https://energycommerce.house.gov/news/press-release/subhealth-to-review-bills-to-improve-patient-care-reduce-health-care-fraud/ ————————————– August 29, 2018 The Empower Care Act (MFP) is scheduled to be heard on September 5th (time and location […]