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Northern West Virginia Center for Independent Living Posts

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

National Random Acts of Kindness Day

Posted in Public Awareness

February 17th is National Random Acts of Kindness Day. “Kind words and actions can seem so small, but their effects are truly endless.”

Posted by NWVCIL on Wednesday, February 17, 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

Snow Removal Services

Posted in Disability, and Public Awareness

If you are elderly or have a disability, volunteers will come to your home and remove snow from your sidewalks and…

Posted by NWVCIL on Wednesday, February 10, 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

Inclusion On Rise

Posted in Disability, and Public Awareness

"A growing number of students with disabilities are spending most of the day in regular education classrooms alongside…

Posted by NWVCIL on Friday, February 5, 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

Children’s Books Honored For Portraying Disability Experience

Posted in Disability, and Public Awareness

"Four new books for kids and teens are being lauded for focusing on disabilities with a set of awards handed out alongside the famed Caldecott and Newbery Medals."

Posted by NWVCIL on Wednesday, January 27, 2016

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