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News Publications and Media: Independent Living

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IMPACT, Inc. is a center for independent living that serves Madison, Calhoun, Jersey, Greene, Macoupin, and Bond counties in Illinois. Impact News can be found at their site. The newsletter covers various happenings pertaining to the disabled in Illinois.


Vermont Center for Independence produces a quarterly newsletter, Access Ability. This newsletter contains articles on local and federal legislation, employment, ADA, local news, and more. The quarterly newsletter is free of charge and to request a subscription just call or write to 11 E. State St., Montepelier, VT 05602, (802) 229-0501, (802) 229-0503 Fax, (800) 639-1522.


Independence First has a monthly newsletter Advocacy Action News and a quarterly publication Breaking Away that are free of charge to Wisconsin residents and available on-line. Both of these publications contain news from around Wisconsin on issues concerning the disabled. Many other newsletters, such as Assistive Technology News, Housing Services News, and Interpreter Coordination Service News are also available on-line.

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