Here is one example of the support that is gathering for our proposal to raise the wages of direct care workers.
Set to premiere Wednesday at 8:30 pm on ABC, Speechless is the network’s newest family sitcom, and the only one of its kind on the air. It follows a family with a child who has a disability.
Myra Fearon lives in Brooklyn and has been a direct support professional for CP of NYS Metro Services for 10 years.Read her story HERE.
The Federation of Multicultural Programs (FMCP) is facing, according to court papers, a $9.1 million deficit and numerous six-figure bills.
The weakness I see is the socially unjust salaries paid to caregivers working for nonprofit agencies.
Our society should tell people with disabilities they can work and live equally
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