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Category: Advocacy

HB 4727

Posted in Advocacy, Disability, Outreach, and Public Awareness

"HB 4727 will have its first reading on the House floor this morning at 11am. If you would like to listen you may do so by following the link below!"

Posted by NWVCIL on Thursday, February 25, 2016

How the Disability Voting Bloc Could Swing the 2016 Election

Posted in Advocacy, Disability, and Public Awareness

"Smart candidates in the US election have an opportunity to promote development of a large bloc of people in what could…

Posted by NWVCIL on Thursday, February 18, 2016

Accessibility Concerns Highlighted At Grammys

Posted in Advocacy, Disability, and Public Awareness

“I want to say, before I say the winner, that we need to make every single thing accessible to every single person with a disability,” Wonder said to rousing applause.

Posted by NWVCIL on Tuesday, February 16, 2016

WV Statewide Independent Living Council Application

Posted in Advocacy, Disability, Outreach, and Public Awareness

Interested Persons:Are you a person with a disability who wants to get involved and make a difference? Do you have a…

Posted by NWVCIL on Friday, February 12, 2016

WV DD Council Membership Application for 2016

Posted in Advocacy, Disability, and Public Awareness

The WV DD Council Membership Application for 2016 has been approved by the Nominating Committee and is ready to be…

Posted by NWVCIL on Wednesday, February 10, 2016

House Bill 4338

Posted in Advocacy, Disability, and Public Awareness

Very important information from Tracy White regarding House Bill 4338."Good morning everyone!Today is a new day my…

Posted by NWVCIL on Tuesday, February 2, 2016

House Bill 4338

ADA Internet Regulations

Posted in Advocacy, Disability, Outreach, and Public Awareness

The National Federation of the Blind has launched a petition demanding that the Obama administration issue a Notice of…

Posted by NWVCIL on Monday, January 25, 2016

Get Out The Vote!

Posted in Advocacy, Disability, Outreach, Public Awareness, and Uncategorized

Get out the vote! Rooted in Rights informs voters with disabilities of their rights, and encourages people with…

Posted by NWVCIL on Monday, January 25, 2016

Feds Boost Spending On Special Ed, Disability Programs

Posted in Advocacy, Disability, and Public Awareness

"With funding gains for special education, housing and other disability programs, advocates say the federal government’s…

Posted by NWVCIL on Tuesday, January 19, 2016

Martin Luther King, Jr. Day

Posted in Advocacy, and Disability

Make a career of humanity, commit yourself to the noble struggle for equal rights.You will make a greater person of…

Posted by NWVCIL on Monday, January 18, 2016