Self Advocacy Group
Powerhouse

Helping people to learn the tools and gain the knowledge for their self awareness
        
The powerhouse page funding for powerhouse  Parent / teen page advisor of powerhouse a self advocacy group 
 

 This page is for parents and teen who are seeking information on different topics relating to persons with Disabilities


 Here are web sites where you can get  information

http://www.ilcnsca.org/

http://www.allianceforfullparticipation.org/public/

http://arcmass.org/

http://www.mass.gov/?pageID=eohhs2homepage&L=1&L0=Home&sid=Eeohhs2

http://www.thearc.org/NetCommunity/Page.aspx?pid=183                                                             

http://www.mfofc.org/

http://www.mwcil.org/    

http://www.massadvocates.org/         

http://www.spedchildmass.com/home

http://www.massadvocatesstandingstrong.org/

http://arcmass.org/


 Information on human rights 

                                    

 


 

     Emergency preparedness for Individuals with Disabilities


  A person mind is not think of a emergency preparedness or haven it on a back burn and think that it will not happen to me. when it is to soon and it is at the back door of  house   


 

if you are interest in more information on the workshop go to this link  

             http://shriver.umassmed.edu/community-resources/emergency-preparedness-and-response/disability-community

 

             https://www.facebook.com/pages/Emergeny-perparedness/1487558454836638?ref=bookmarks          

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 

 


 for the individuals with Disabilities need to lean the step to in emergency preparedness plan 

 

 step one is leaning what is a to go bag is                                           

 step two is get information about you                                               

 step three is leaning what a watch and warning

 step four is leaning where the storm or evacuate is    

 in the workshop at I use we broke the emergency preparedness plan so they can    understand it 

 if you are interest please e-mail at nate.trull@comcast.net


 

 

 

 

 


 “New England INDEX is an online resource for people with disabilities in Massachusetts. 

 On our site you can find  detailed information about:

·         Provider organizations

·         Physicians

·         Dentists

·         Consultants

·         State agencies serving people with disabilities (for instance, Mass Rehab and the Department of Developmental Services)

 

 The website address is www.disabilityinfo.org

 If you would rather talk to a person and have your questions answered, you can call 800-764-0200.”

 

 I hope you will also let people who work for organizations who serve people with disabilities, that they can join the Massachusetts Network of Information Providers for People with Disabilities or MNIP.  To find out more about the MNIP, you can go to :  www.disabilityinfo.org/MNIP.  An application for the agency to fill out is available on that site.

 


 Information on SSI or SSDI 

http://www.ssa.gov/disability/index.htm


 


 Information on U.S. Government site 

 

      Information on the State House for Massachusetts


 Information on deaf people

 
 

 Information on blind children

 
 

 Information on brain injury

 

 Information on Developmental Disabilities

 
 

 Information on Developmental Disabilities From the United Kingdom Parliament

 

 Information on downs syndrome in the United States

 
 
 
 
 

 Information on down syndrome in the Scotland, United Kingdom

http://www.dsscotland.org.uk/

 


 Information on Autism:

 From the United Kingdom Parliament on Autism :

 http://services.parliament.uk/bills/2008-09/autism.html

 


 Information on Asperger

 
 
 

 


 Information on Learning Disabilities

 
 
 

 Information on Learning Disabilities From the United Kingdom

 

 


 Information on Mental illness

 

 


 Information on Bipolar

 
 

 


 Information on ADHA

 
 
 
 
 

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