In this episode of the Disability Garrison, Michael and Holly discuss alternatives to guardianship with Allison Hall. Ashley gives her account of being under guardianship and how it restricts her life.
August 30, 2022
Join Holly and Michael as they talk with Andy Imparato, CEO of Disability Rights California. They discuss the importance of disability identity and community. Andy also shares his experience as a person with bipolar disorder.
July 26, 2022
If you’ve ever thought, “Wow, kids with mobility devices could easily use this playground,” then you're a lucky person with access to an inclusive playground.
July 14, 2022
Michael interviews Holly and Julie about inclusive playgrounds. Holly describes what it took to build the first inclusive playground in her county. Julie discusses how she honors her late son through advocacy.
June 28, 2022
Holly and Michael talk with Karen Tamley, President and CEO of Access Living. They discuss Independent Living philosophy, and how Centers for Independent Living can help achieve healthcare goals.
May 31, 2022
Join Michael and Holly as they talk with Andy Imparato, Executive Director of Disability Rights California. Andy discusses pandemic-era healthcare resource rationing. They also go over ideas on how to address disparities in their communities.
April 26, 2022
From a change of CEO to restructuring the way our operations work, there's been some huge changes at GT Independence during 2021. (Not to mention, we launched a podcast!)
April 8, 2022
In this episode, hear from Judy Mark, President of Disability Voices United (DVU). Learn the basics of self-determination and the progress made in California.
March 29, 2022
Join Michael and Holly as they talk with the Honorable Tony Coelho, primary author of the Americans with Disabilities Act. Tony discusses his experience with the ADA in depth. The conversation covers the highs, lows, and progress yet to be made.
February 22, 2022