When Gina Schuh couldn't get her broken wheelchair fixed, she wrote about it. And possibly set off a revolution. Here's how you can be part of it.
The sidewalk lined with wheelchairs and people accented in orange accessories outside the Marriott Marquis signaled to early morning motorists that something big was brewing in downtown Washington, D.C. Nearly 350 Multiple Sclerosis activists from across the country were anxiously awaiting accessible buses and vans to transport them to Capitol [...]
I support the Persons with Disabilities Right to Parent Act, H.3989, for other moms and dads, for other families and for our children.
Jenn Wolff Manager, United Spinal Advocacy Alliance If there ever was a year to get involved in politics, this is the year. The presidential election cycle is here – those of us who live in New Hampshire and Iowa definitely know it. Now is the time to get [...]
This new legislation will help individuals with disabilities live more independently by providing necessary at-home and community-based services & supports.
My hope is that WMATA will use its influence to engage Uber and Lyft in discussions regarding the need for access for all.
Ensuring access improves the quality of life for individuals, but also reflects the District’s priorities, and makes DC a better home and destination.
United Spinal is advocating for 100% accessible taxi, as well as accessible Uber & Lyft, service in Washington, DC. United Spinal will continue to advocate for access to all modes of transportation as a civil right. Join us in this fight. You need not be a resident of DC. Phone [...]