RCAL staff continue in their efforts to speak up about the impact that proposed funding cuts will have on individuals with disabilities.
Following the rally in front of John Faso’s office on July 7th, RCAL Systems Advocate Alex Thompson was able to meet on July 18th with Faso’s District Director. He discussed a number if issues, including the proposed Healthcare Bill, Social Security budget cuts, and the ADA Reform Act, which we oppose.
Alex Thompson also appeared on Kingston Community radio to talk about RCAL‘s services. The video can be viewed here.
Former RCAL employee Fran Wishnick has completed the book “Craig Climbs A Tree”, the story of her son’s struggles with mental illness.
Craig Climbs A Tree Press Release
Keith Gurgui, Systems Advocate at RCAL, in recognition of the 26th Anniversary of the Americans with Disabilities Act, drafted a Press Release which went out this week to the Ulster County community at large. We would like to thank Keith for reminding us of the importance of this significant piece of legislation. You can view the Press Release below:
Special Education Workshop:
Wednesday, April 20, 2016, 7:00 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.
Arlington High School, LaGrangeville, New York
Spring 2016 Special Education Workshops
A Special Education Workshop will be held in the Spring at RCAL.