I know you want your loved one with a disability to be safe and well cared for in the future… And… you might be thinking that a group home and/or ...

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Welcome to this new episode of the Empowering Ability podcast. Today, I’m thrilled to introduce our guest, Darcy Elks. Darcy is an educator, consultant, human services evaluator, and advocate for ...

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In Inclusion in the Workplace Part 1, we explored the difference between a “special” and an “ordinary” workplace. Now, let’s dive deeper into the individual impact of these different workplaces ...

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Have you ever wondered about the difference between a “special” (i.e. only neurodivergent) and an “ordinary” (i.e. mostly neurotypical) workplace?!! It’s easy to assume that our loved ones with developmental ...

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Learn why Day Programs for adults with disabilities are not as effective for your loved one as they are advertised. Here are three (3) reasons why Day Programs are NOT ...

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In this video, I explore why group homes create an oppressive environment for people with developmental disabilities.Here are three examples of why group homes do more harm than good: Lack ...

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Do you pay people to act like your friend? I didn’t think so. So why is it acceptable for paid supporters to act like our loved one’s friend when they ...

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As the pandemic has eased, I have spent more time with people close to me and in ordinary community places. And it has been alarming to me how many people ...

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"You're such an amazing brother!" I can't count the number of times I've been told this in recent years... But, it isn't really the truth... In this video, I share ...

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"You're such an amazing brother!" I can't count the number of times I've been told this in recent years... But, it isn't really the truth... In this video, I share ...

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