Jun 07

Disability Connection – June 6, 2012

Alan Kerzin

New episode of our video podcast now available on iTunes, Youtube & Vimeo dlc-ma.org/cable    HostPamelaCoveney visits with DLC Executive Director,AlanKerzin.  They discussAlan’s first two years in Massachusettsand at DLC, the disability movement, and the mission and vision of DLC.

May 29

Center hasn’t challenged aversion therapy rules – The Boston Globe

Governor Deval Patrick’s administration last October imposed new regulations aimed at phasing out one of the nation’s most controversial behavior-modification practices. They prohibit the Judge Rotenberg Educational Center in Canton from punishing any newly admitted students with electrical skin-sho… http://bostonglobe.com/metro/2012/05/28/foes-skin-shock-treatment-hope-recent-mass-rules-lead-end-practice-canton-school/owJ6Wa29nDeWNo0hdTsHhP/story.html

Mar 30

Fighting for a Cause

The DLC Cross Disability Advocacy Coalition Coordinator,JonathanGale, was featured as part of an extended story on the effect proposed cuts in services, and significant fare increases to the RIDE (Boston’sParatransit system) would have on people with disabilities. http://word.emerson.edu/wersnews/files/2012/03/BEDFORD-RIDE.mp3