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All About ABLE! With Northwest Access Fund in Everett on November 27

ABLE accounts present an exciting opportunity for people with disabilities to save without the fear of losing benefits. Join us at this free event to learn more about how ABLE accounts work - you'll even have the chance to set one up with one of our financial coaches! Two presentations: 10:00-Noon or 1:00-3:00 https://www.eventbrite.com/e/all-about-able-with-northwest-access-fund-tickets-52034353151  

By |2018-10-31T15:39:12+00:00November 13th, 2018|

New Resource Site on Disability Organizations

The Washington State Department of Health announced a new resource site for disability organizations. The site provides emergency medical service providers, families, communities, caregivers, and people with disabilities with contact information for nonprofit disability-related organizations and agencies in Washington State. The requirement to establish a resource site was mandated by the 2017 legislation Substitute House Bill 1258, [...]

By |2018-10-30T15:04:07+00:00November 7th, 2018|

2018 King County Legislative Forum for Developmental Disabilities

The Arc of King County would like to invite you to the 29th Annual Legislative Forum for Developmental Disabilities, to be held on Monday, November 19, 2018 at the DoubleTree Guest Suites, located at 16500 Southcenter Parkway, Seattle, WA 98188. We host this event for the King County Board for Developmental Disabilities to help elected [...]

By |2018-10-30T14:49:00+00:00November 5th, 2018|

One Out of Five: Disability History and Pride Project Curriculum designed by the WA State Education Ombuds

In 2008, Washington state legislature passed a law declaring October as Disability History Month. Until now, schools have created their own approaches to honor the month. The title of this project is “One Out of Five: Disability History and Pride” because 1 out of 5 people in the United States has a disability, and this [...]

By |2018-10-16T11:26:10+00:00October 29th, 2018|