Archive for February, 2014

How Gifts Can Affect Medicaid Eligibility | ElderLawAnswers

We've all heard that it's better to give than to receive, but if you think you might someday want to apply for Medicaid long-term care benefits, you need to be careful because giving away money or property can interfere with your eligibility.

Linkedin And Me | Gdicm

Linkedin And Me: Being disabled it is difficult for me to write a professional profile for Linkedin, but the blogs I write are important. I can't work at present, but ideas come easily to me. Writing songs is one of the easiest things to ...

Push Back: Disabled mentor honored for 26 years of youth ministry …

So there he stood, yet again, his head bowed awaiting his gift from God. “I thought, really God, is this it? Is this the moment that the struggle is going to be taken away and I will be able to do so much more? Is this the moment ...

Girl's Gift To Disabled Kids Becoming Holiday Tradition – CBS Chicago

Girl's Gift To Disabled Kids Becoming Holiday Tradition. December 24, 2010 5:52 PM. Riley Christensen and Tommy Antonson helped raise money to provide adaptive bikes as Christmas gifts for special needs kids in the western suburbs.

Disabled Veteran's Life now has Meaning | Hope Channel

Having seen and experienced so much suffering in his life, Ken describes himself as someone with a “destroyed soul and spirit.” Ken is a disabled veteran whose life is compromised by age, health, emotional limitations, and ...

Beware of Named Puppets bearing GIRFEC 'gifts' | Schoolhouse

We were told we would not be able to care for him and that he would be profoundly disabled. Social workers, health visitors, support workers all came round and we were forced to spend time away from our son while he was ...

Elected office access grants double in size again – Disability News …

A fund set up to help disabled people with the extra costs they face in gaining elected office will be extended by another year, so that it covers the general election in 2015. The Government ... “We need all political parties, especially local parties, to be fully reassured that this fund will help deaf candidates to do their jobs more effectively without any additional financial burdens to the local parties who heavily rely on volunteers, donations and gifts in kind.” Since the ...

Gifts Along The Whole Spectrum: The Portrayal of Disability Through …

“The quest for understanding requires that we give up the search for certainty and go on a voyage of discovery.” – John Dunne. Despite a few exceptions over the centuries, disability has found itself largely elided in the portrayal of the human ...

How duct tape made a disabled woman's dream come true – the …

How duct tape made a disabled woman's dream come true. 19 February, 2014. Meet Pascale Honore, a 50 ... 3 mini packs of sugru $10 For gifts and the indecisive. > Buy sugru · Sign up for the sugru community — get your 10% discount code!

Kids Ministry 101 — Serving the Least of These: Special Needs …

The sad reality is that even if a family is courageous enough to present their disabled child to a children's ministry, most churches will not know what to do with them and in some cases even turn them away. Is that acceptable ...