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The NH Legislative Process

With the 2018 midterm elections passed, the newly elected and returning officials are formulating ideas of their own or those of constituents they may have heard on the campaign trail. The actions of the New Hampshire legislature affect the lives of all state residents, making it critical for persons with disabilities to now advocate for more … Continue reading The NH Legislative Process

Why the Disability Vote Matters

With only a few days before the midterm elections, it is time for persons with disabilities to be engaged and exercise their fundamental right to vote. Regardless of your affiliation, it is your active involvement in this process that is critical as a citizen. With the recent report released by the Center for Disease Control … Continue reading Why the Disability Vote Matters

NCES Ramps Up Accessibility

North Country Environmental Services (NCES) builds an accessible solution for a community member in need. For a person in a manual or power wheelchair, a single step can be the difference between entering a building and having to wait outside. Like many New Hampshire residents facing mobility challenges, Groveton resident Russell Angel found himself struggling … Continue reading NCES Ramps Up Accessibility

The 28th Anniversary of the ADA

Now is the Time to Celebrate & Advocate The warmth of summer not only brings cookouts and fireworks, but also signals the anniversary of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA). On July 26th, Americans across the nation will join together in spirit to celebrate the signing of the ADA just 28 years ago. With this milestone, … Continue reading The 28th Anniversary of the ADA

Writing Your Life Story

Do you remember how you spent your free time before having television or internet in the house? What about that time your brother split his pants while dancing at the wedding? Do you remember the advice your grandparents gave you just before receiving your diploma? No matter how precious or ordinary your favorite memories may … Continue reading Writing Your Life Story

Hoops on Wheels 2018

The clock is ticking! Only 6 more weeks until GSIL’s Hoops on Wheels wheelchair basketball tournament returns to Concord. So, time to check your shooting skills and freshen up on your dribbling. We’re looking forward to a great day on the basketball court. On Saturday, March 3rd, teams of 8-10 players will be taking to … Continue reading Hoops on Wheels 2018

Fall 2017 Graduations

We are pleased to announce that another group of hardworking students will be graduating from our IMPACCT student transition program over the next two weeks… and you are invited to share in their success! Come celebrate with us at your local IMPACCT graduation: Claremont IMPACCT Graduation Thursday, January 18, 2018 @ 12:00 PM River Valley Community College, Library 1 College … Continue reading Fall 2017 Graduations