Paralympic sled hockey champion Adam Page, center, shows his gold medals to Charles Degraffenried, left, and Israel Cruz. Degraffenried and Cruz are docents at the Museum of disABILITY History, where Page was a guest lecturer. Photo by Jim SmerecakPurchase color photos at http://www.BeeNews.com via White winters, gold medal and residents gone too soon mark 2014 […]
It hasn’t happened quite yet, but health and human service providers are expecting lots of change in 2015 to prepare for a funding shift away from fee for service and toward managed care.It’s a change that will impact how services are delivered in health care, mental health and a range of social services. via Nonprofit […]
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Clarence resident Diane Baehre was recently promoted to director of program operations and quality assurance administrator at Niagara Cerebral Palsy.Baehre began her human service career in 1979 and has held a variety of direct care and supervisory positions. She holds a bachelor’s degree in human services/social work from Medaille College and is certified in the […]
Niagara Cerebral Palsy is the beneficiary of money raised by Grand Island Moose Lodge 180 from a fall fundraiser.Pictured, members of the Moose Lodge recently presented a check for $1,750 to Niagara Cerebral Palsy following the Chili Cook-off that took place Nov. 9. Pictured, from left: Steven Jones, Laura Brody, Carol Jones, Niagara Cerebral Palsy […]
Advocates for the disabled are lauding a new federal law that allows families to provide savings accounts to cover long-term health needs of their disabled family members.The Achieving a Better Life Experience Act (ABLE Act) creates tax-free savings accounts for individuals with disabilities.Long sought-after by families, these savings accounts can be used to cover expenses […]