Urging Candidates to Conduct Accessible and Inclusive Campaigns

News Release — My Doability June 2, 2016 Contact: Andrea McAuslan [email protected] 802-579-5609 The following is an open letter to all 2016 Vermont statewide candidates. If you are a person with disabilities or someone who cares about disability issues, please let candidates know the need for accessible and inclusive campaigns is very real. Tell them […]

Gov. Shumlin Works to Increase Employment Opportunities for those with Disabilities

News Release — Gov. Peter Shumlin March 23, 2016 Contact: Scott Coriell [email protected] MONTPELIER – Gov. Peter Shumlin marked Disability Awareness Day (March 23rd) today by further solidifying Vermont’s leadership as a model employer of people with disabilities. The Governor signed an Executive Order establishing a Disability Employment Working Group. The working group will be […]

Green Mountain Self-Advocates hold 17th annual conference

News Release — Green Mountain Self-Advocates April 28, 2015 Contact: Karen Topper – (802) 249-6659 (cell) – [email protected] Skye Peebles – (802) 522-5206 (cell) – [email protected] “Voices and Choices” Vermont’s 17th Annual Self-Advocacy Conference For Adults and Youth with Developmental Disabilities, Their Families and Supporters Montpelier, VT —On May 4-5, 2015, Green Mountain Self-Advocates (GMSA) […]