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2014 honorees: Charlie Smith award winners exemplify his life’s work, passion

2014 honorees: Charlie Smith award winners exemplify his life’s work, passion

A full house representing many of Minnesota’s disability community turned out November 7 for the AccessPress Charlie Smith Award banquet. They honored 2014 winners Wendy DeVore and Christine Marble of Career Ventures. These women and their business, Career Ventures, are …

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Reliable Medical celebrates 25 years

Reliable Medical celebrates 25 years

Reliable Medical Supply, Inc. opened its doors in 1989 with the idea that people with disabilities desired to be better understood and their equipment needs met. As the company celebrates its 25th year, company leadership looks back on Reliable Medical’s …

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Transition continues for program

Minnesota’s transition from Personal Care Assistance (PCA) to Community First Services and Supports (CFSS) continues through 2015, as program changes are reviewed by a group of state officials, disability service organizations and advocates. CFSS is a self-directed home and community-based …

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Then as now, immigration proved to be controversial

Then as now, immigration proved to be controversial

Recently, immigration and how it should be regulated has been in the headlines. Unfortunately, a look back to 1888 shows us that stereotypes are not anything new.

Rodney A. Mott, the primary player in the establishment of the Minnesota School …

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Editor’s Column – December 2014

At Access Press, as the year closes, we’re looking ahead to the January opening of the new legislative session. But December is also “awards month” at the Access Press news desk, and we’re pleased to give you highlights of recent …

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December 2014 Issue

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