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Public workshop on disabilities preaches inclusivity

Public workshop on disabilities preaches inclusivity

News
Posted: Mon, Nov 04, 2019
Fullerton, CA
The Student Leadership Institute hosted a public workshop addressing the stigma surrounding disabilities and how to combat them in order to...
The NYU Ability Project seeks to create tools to help those with audiovisual disabilities better experience historical artifacts in museums such as the Met. (Photo by Patrick Tan)

NYU Program Seeks to Improve Museums’ Audiovisual Accessibility

News
Posted: Wed, Oct 30, 2019
New York
The Intrepid Sea, Air and Space museum is an American military and maritime history museum which houses its exhibits inside the USS...
Rockland Center for the Arts increases accessibility of the arts for the blind and low-vision art enthusiasts

Rockland Center for the Arts increases accessibility of the arts for the blind and low-vision art enthusiasts

News
Posted: Thu, Oct 10, 2019
West Nyack, NY
Visions of Awareness, is an exhibit exploring VISION and seeing creatively. Vision does not solely rely on the function of our eyes: sight...

Lawsuits Target Chinatown Biz Owners Confused By Disability Rules

News
Posted: Tue, Jul 30, 2019
New York, NY
Two groups are working together to inform small business owners in Chinatown about how to make their storefronts ADA-compliant. CHINATOWN,...
Installation view of Kameelah Janan Rasheed’s Scoring the Stacks, 2019, at the Brooklyn Public Library

Art Beyond Sight Named a 2019 Art and Social Justice Grantee by the Shelley & Donald Rubin Foundation

News, Press
Posted: Sun, Jan 20, 2019
New York
The Shelley & Donald Rubin Foundation has announced the fifty-seven recipients of its fourth annual art and social-justice grants....
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Art Beyond Sight and Collaborators Celebrate Disability Pride Month

Press
Posted: Mon, Jul 17, 2017
New York
(New York): Art Beyond Sight and other cultural and community organizations team up in celebrating Disability Pride Month with the...

Chinatown Weekend Walk: Disability Pride ADA Birthday Party

News
Posted: Mon, Jul 25, 2016
New York
The Chinatown Partnership, in collaboration with Art Beyond Sight, Disability Pride and support from the Mayor's Office for People with...

Second Disability Pride Attracts Thousands in New York

Announcements
Posted: Wed, Jul 13, 2016
New York
More than 5,000 disabled people rolled, motored and strolled up Broadway to Madison Square Park on Sunday for the second annual Disability...
A portrait picture of Ban Ki-moon

Ban Ki-moon's Commemorates Pride Parade 2016

Announcements
Posted: Tue, Jul 12, 2016
New York
The following is UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon's message for the twenty-sixth anniversary of the Americans with Disabilities Act, in New...
Crowd of parade marchers wearing purple crowns

Disability Pride Parade NYC 2016

News
Posted: Mon, Jul 11, 2016
New York
New York celebrated the second annual Disability Pride with a colorful parade, marching from Union Square Park to Madison Square Park....
Two dancers highfiving each other at parade

Dancers in Disability Pride Parade NYC

Blog
Posted: Mon, Jul 11, 2016
New York
Many who have declining health feel ashamed of their bodies, and in time, may also feel ashamed of themselves. Friends stop reaching out as...
Man in front of pharmacy shelves

Hearing Loss vs. Dizziness: If I Could Choose!

Announcements, Blog, News, Press
Posted: Thu, Feb 25, 2016
New York
I was about 9 when hearing loss in my left ear was first detected. The audiologist explained to me that as a result, I may not be able to...

Special Request for Meniere's Disease & Stria Vascularis Applications

Announcements
Posted: Thu, Feb 25, 2016
New York
Thanks to generous donations, Hearing Health Foundation is requesting Emerging Research Grants (ERG) proposals in the areas of:...
Art Beyond Sight Selected To Receive A $10,000 Donation From Hit Television Series Filmed In NYC

Art Beyond Sight Selected To Receive A $10,000 Donation From Hit Television Series Filmed In NYC

Press
Posted: Tue, Dec 08, 2015
New York
[New York, NY] Art Beyond Sight, the leading resource for cultural institutions’ accessibility modalities for the visually impaired, has...
Lane Harwell speaking

Dance/NYC's Lane Harwell Shares His Call for New Understanding of Disability with Fox News

News, Press
Posted: Mon, Oct 19, 2015
New York
It's time for a new understanding of disability, especially in the arts" - by Lane Harwell, Executive Director, Dance/NYC Read more of his...

Hearing Loss, The Forgotten Disability

News
Posted: Wed, Sep 30, 2015
New York
The Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) was enacted 25 years ago, yet we are still discussing the same issues for people with hearing...
The Disability Awareness Players have trained over 3000 staff members of businesses around the Chicago area.  Would you like to become DIsability Aware?

Disability Awareness Players on ABC7Chicago

News, Press
Posted: Wed, Aug 05, 2015
Chicago
Man performs a lightshow

NYC to Celebrate 25 Years of the Americans with Disabilities Act with Party in New York

News
Posted: Fri, Jul 31, 2015
New York
NYC TO CELEBRATE 25 YEARS OF THE AMERICANS WITH DISABILITIES ACT WITH PARTY Chinatown Partnership and Art Beyond Sight will host a birthday...
A large crowd of people in front of a carnival ride.

NYC to Celebrate 25 Years of the Americans with Disabilities Act

Blog
Posted: Fri, Jul 31, 2015
New York
Chinatown Partnership and Art Beyond Sight will host a birthday party and arts festival throughout streets in Chinatown to recognize the...
People crowded in a area indoors

NYC to Celebrate 25 Years of the Americans with Disabilities Act

News
Posted: Fri, Jul 31, 2015
New York
Chinatown Partnership and Art Beyond Sight will host a birthday party and arts festival throughout streets in Chinatown to recognize the...
Large Crowd of people.

NYC to Celebrate 25 Years of the Americans with Disabilities Act

News
Posted: Fri, Jul 31, 2015
New York
Chinatown Partnership and Art Beyond Sight will host a birthday party and arts festival throughout streets in Chinatown to recognize the...
Crowds gather near a Ferriswheel ride

NYC to Celebrate 25 Years of the Americans with Disabilities Act

News
Posted: Fri, Jul 31, 2015
New York
Chinatown Partnership and Art Beyond Sight will host a birthday party and arts festival throughout streets in Chinatown to recognize the...
People walking besides the amusement rides

NYC to Celebrate 25 Years of the Americans with Disabilities Act

News
Posted: Fri, Jul 31, 2015
New York
Chinatown Partnership and Art Beyond Sight will host a birthday party and arts festival throughout streets in Chinatown to recognize the...
Large Crowd of people.

NYC to Celebrate 25 Years of the Americans with Disabilities Act

Blog, News
Posted: Fri, Jul 31, 2015
New York
Chinatown Partnership and Art Beyond Sight will host a birthday party and arts festival throughout streets in Chinatown to recognize the...

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