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Session moves ahead: Governor’s budget proposal sets the stage for legislative debate

Session moves ahead: Governor’s budget proposal sets the stage for legislative debate

St. Cloud resident and advocate Neil Helgeson is speaking for a family member’s needs during the 2015 legislative session. This picture is part of a Minnesota Consortium for Citizens with Disabilities (MN-CCD) campaign.

The first month of the 2015 legislative …

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Contest entries sought: ReelAbilities Film Festival opens in June

Contest entries sought: ReelAbilities Film Festival opens in June

Lights! Camera! Action! The ReelAbilities Minneapolis-St. Paul Disability Film Festival is back for a second time, and promises to be bigger and better than ever. Planning is well underway for the 2015 event June 11-14, in conjunction with the upcoming …

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Women are honored for service to Minnesota

Women are honored for service to Minnesota

People who have made a positive difference in the lives of Minnesotans with disabilities were among those honored January 19 at the state’s Martin Luther King, Jr. Day celebration. Among those honored by Gov. Mark Dayton were Galinda Goss-Kuehn and …

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Editor’s Column – February 2015

Governor Dayton’s budget was released earlier this month. It included some positive signs. The governor is willing to increase funding for mental health and for children with autism. “We must continue to improve services and support for people with disabilities,” …

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Women helped meet equipment, health care needs

A generous grant represents a shift in focus for a Minneapolis organization with a long history of helping people in need. The Crippled Child Relief Fund gave $85,000 to EquipaLife, a donation described on page 5 in this issue of …

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The Arc Minnesota outlines its 2015 legislative priorities

Generous gift helps EquipALife start new grants program

New chair named: Dayton issues order to continue Olmstead planning

Regional News in Review – February 2015

People and Places – February 2015

Accessible Events – February 2015

SSA adds more office hours, as well as more online forms

A budget year Legislative session starts with expectations, uncertainties

‘ABLE act’ celebrated across state

A look back at 2014: Changes in community leadership were seen

Brush up on some disability history during the new year

The 5% Campaign is back for 2015 session for wage hike

Editor’s Column – January 2015

Thief steals nonprofit’s van that met important needs

Are you ‘unmovable’? Therapy seen as changing that

Accessible Events – January 2015

People and Places – January 2015

Regional News in Review – January 2015

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

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