Our ‘Father’: Ed Roberts

Today, the 14 March 2017, marks the 22nd anniversary of the passing of Ed Roberts, otherwise known as the 'father of the Independent Living Movement'. The first American Center for Independent Living was established in Berkeley, California in 1972 and Carmichael House was set up twenty years later in 1992, with Ed Roberts' (and others') … Continue reading Our ‘Father’: Ed Roberts

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By Us With US. Get onboard there Ain’t No Stopping Us Now – We’re on the Move. by John Doyle

Moving forward requires FORWARD MOVEMENT and PERPETUAL MOTION. We cannot get to where we want to go without unity of purpose, vision, and fearless determination. Remembering where we came from is the key to getting to where we want to go. The way in which western society reacts to people with a disability has changed … Continue reading By Us With US. Get onboard there Ain’t No Stopping Us Now – We’re on the Move. by John Doyle