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Crime Odds Nearly Triple for those with Disabilities

By Shaun Heasley ~ disabilityscoop.com The number of violent crimes committed against people with disabilities is on   the rise, new government data indicates. The U.S. Department of Justice’s Bureau of Justice Statistics said that there   were 1.3 million…

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Super powered people with disabilities

If you have enjoyed the profiles of courage articles and information ILSNC has shared here on the website, there is a great article on historic precedents set by some other people with disabilities, of super powered people with disabilities.  They…

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Consumer Advisory Committee

ILSNC is requesting assistance in locating a consumer (must be receiving Medi-Cal and live in Shasta, Siskiyou, Lassen or Modoc counties) to be a consumer representative on the Consumer Advisory Committee with Partnership HealthPlan.  Partnership’s offices are near the airport in South…

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DISABILITY TOPS WORLD HEALTH TRENDS

EARLY DEATH REPLACED BY DISABILITY AS MOST SIGNIFICANT HEALTH RISK “The health of most of the planet’s population is rapidly coming to resemble that of the United States, where death in childhood is rare, too much food is a bigger…

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