MUTCD road sign aka wheelchair symbol for accessibility

Announcing the Equal Access Project

There’s a lot to be said for someone who can get up on stage and tell a personal story in front of a room full of strangers. It takes guts and confidence and a clear voice. No one understands that better than us!

Unfortunately, some people face additional barriers, and that’s especially true when it comes to people with disabilities. An individual who uses a wheelchair, for example, will find that few stages have ramps. However, storytelling is a participatory activity and more than that, it’s an exercise in community-building that demands aggressive inclusivity. A blind person shouldn’t be defined solely by his or her blindness but rather related to as a person who is experiencing all of life’s love, joy, loss, and happiness, much as any other person.

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Easy Access: An ADA StorySlam recap

Easy Access: An ADA StorySlam recap

Monday night Broadscope Disability Services and Ex Fabula proudly presented Easy Access: An ADA StorySlam, an event celebrating the 25th anniversary of The Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA).

Steve & Joel Dresang.
Steve & Joel Dresang.

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Easy Access: An ADA StorySlam

A friend, family member; a neighbor, a stranger. We all know someone with a disability. Continue reading “Easy Access: An ADA StorySlam”