DISABILITY

 

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Watch Mondays at 7:30 pm, Tuesdays at 3:30 am, 11:30 am & 6 pm, Wednesdays at 2 am, 10 am on Channel 15.

November 2017

 

Host: Mark Hughes
Co-Hosts: Joan Willshire, Nick Wilkie
Recorded: 10/11/17

On this program:
Mark Hughes - MNCCD Health & Wellness Conference
Mark interviews the many valuable services for people with disabilities represented at the conference.

Joan Willshire & Nick Wilkie - Disability Rap
Joan and Nick review current events that affect people with disabilities.

October 2017

 

Host: Mark Hughes
Co-Host: Nikki Villavicencio
Recorded: 9/13/17

On this program:
Mark Hughes - Using Technology as a Caregiver
Barb Turner and Drew Henry from ARRM provide useful ideas for using new technology to aid in helping those who rely on caregivers.

Nikki Villavicencio - Immigration and Disability
Nikki welcomes ThaoXiong, who gives advice about organizations that help immigrants with disabilities.

Nikki Villavicencio - Diversity and Disability
Nikki continues with Brittanie Wilson, who gives her perspective about growing up with a mixed heritage family while being disabled.

September 2017

 

 

Host: Mark Hughes
Co-Host: Joan Willshire
Recorded: 8/9/2017

On this program:
Mark Hughes - Whole Health Coaching
Dr. Sheryl Grassie, from the Minnesota Consortium for Citizens with Disabilities, and Ricka Kohnstamm, from ALIGN Whole Health Coaching, join Mark to talk about an exciting new conference.  

Joan Willshire - Dept of Human Services Commisioner
Joan visits the Dept of Human Services for an interview with Commissioner Emily Piper to get an update on issues related to people with disabilities.  

ADA Celebration - Alison Canty
Mark talks with Alison Canty, Enforcement official with the MN Dept of Human Rights, who was one of the attendees at the recent celebration of the Americans with Disabilities Act.