Swift Outdoor Accessible Recreation - SOAR
Fighting for the Rights of the "Differently-Abled" This site is dedicated to those that have been a part of the "system" for too long and are tired of it.
I have started a letter writing campaign to let our political officials know that we will no longer settle for living below poverty level, and that we demand equality.
Mission: To promote the rights of the disabled
Swift Outdoor Accessible Recreation - SOAR
This smart cane for the blind includes Google Maps, Bluetooth technology, and a hi-tech sensory device that will change the lives of the visually impaired.
"Kodi Lee and Leona Lewis performing "You Are The Reason" might just make you cry. Find “You Are The Reason” here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ByfFurjQDb...
"Inclusion means making accommodations that allow a person to participate in an activity in a way that works for everyone. Often that means getting creative. Sometimes it means thinking outside the box. But it always means putting compassion and empathy ahead of rigid rules or traditions."
I wish more people would take notice!
This is humanity at its best. Well done, Oñate High.
Open Future Learning
Down syndrome? There'll be a lot of limitations.
Ali Stroker won the award for Best Featured Actress in a Musical at the 2019 Tony Awards on Sunday night for her role as Ado Annie in Rodgers and Hammerstein's 'Oklahoma!'
Team Brody Lex
The joy of Christmas. :)
Too cute! This Indiana boy was finally told by doctors that he can eat food orally, meaning this is the first Christmas in more than two years that he has gotten to eat cookies!
WATCH: One mom couldn’t find a dance class that would accept her daughter. So she started ‘A Chance To Dance’ for kids with special needs… she never dreamed of how far they’d go.
Disability On The Mighty
8 Things Not to Say to Someone in a Wheelchair
We received this email about a special visit today. Being a parent of a child with limitations, my team and I strive to make Animal Adventure accessible as possible, to allow all guests to enjoy the fun that is the park.
Today, a young boy that is blind, experienced a giraffe kiss. The photo speaks for itself.
You go little lady!!
Averie Mitchell is an inspiration! If you are struggling right now, please watch. I hope you feel you can feel rise above any challenge.
One of the most #emotional #moving moments in our Corps history. This afternoon Jennifer Pace the captain of our #Drumline became the 1st member of our Corps to ever compete. #differentlyabled #specialneeds #inclusion
Watch Jennifer perform her snare drum solo “Superstar Hollywood” at the #DCI2018 Performers Showcase I&E. Make sure to watch until the end! 😢
You go little lady!!!
4-year-old Maya has Cerebral Palsy and has never been able to walk on her own – now just watch as she takes her first steps...
Feel free to pass on the joy! ❤️
Anything is possible!!
This story will melt your heart.. Bailey Matthews from Doncaster has completed his first ever triathlon - despite having cerebral Palsy. The eight year old was cheered as he crossed the line unaided at the event at Castle Howard this weekend.
This is very cool!!
New technology helped Maeve find her voice.
Have the Kleenex ready!!
This student born with cerebral palsy was determined to walk across her graduation stage ❤️
Shelly Henley started No Label at the Table Food Company so her son, who has autism, could gain experience toward his dream of becoming a chef.
A year later, she has a storefront in Carmel and 13 employees, all of whom are on the autism spectrum - and plans to hire more!
THE HUGS CAFE: At the "Hugs Cafe," there is rewarding work for those with special needs. #InspiringAmerica
Down Syndrome on The Mighty
Meet Jack, a model with Down syndrome.
It's time to stand up for equality and access for all 🤟 #CaptionsNow #ASL
Via Daniel N. Durant
He wrote for *Teen Vogue* about how captioning systems fail deaf people.
Much better than a fidget spinner! :)
When Aspen isn’t using her Braille computer, she keeps her hands busy by knitting. And boy can she knit.
Disability Studies at Purdue
Amy Wright says this to her children with Down Syndrome: "I want you to know, because I know you are watching, that I would not change you for the world, but I would change the world for you."
Love Drew Brees!
Drew Brees helped build New Orleans' first fully inclusive playground for kids of all needs.
THIS needs to stop! Not all disabilities are visible! NEVER judge a person for parking in a handicapped space if they have the proper credentials.
This woman was shamed for parking in a handicap spot while taking her terminally ill son to see Santa
University of Michigan
New, free wheelchair basketball clinics offered by C.S. Mott Children's Hospital give kids with disabilities a chance to use their wheelchairs to be athletes. "It's a social outlet, an intellectual outlet, and an athletic outlet." More about the program and next clinic on Dec. 9: michmed.org/Q2gXj
Good job Santa!
This Santa has the best reaction to finding out this little girl is deaf ❤️ 🎅🏻
You go girl! You are beautiful and amazing!!!
This woman was the first with Down syndrome to compete in Miss USA. And she won two awards 👸
It’s stuff like this that helps restore my faith in humanity!
Initially, the plan was to let a Virginia high school senior with cerebral palsy run a few yards before being "tackled" via two-hand touch.
The other team displayed great sportsmanship and cheered him on as he ran for a touchdown instead! More: http://via.fox59.com/Z8pHq
Now that’s a good friend!!!
This is what friends are for.
Mount Pleasant, MI
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