Lords: legal aid debate closing session 26th October 2011 – 844-292-1318 Louisiana legal aid

If listening to Lord McNally trot out the same old rhetorical nonsense upsets you, it’s worth forwarding to the end of this piece where Lord Bach gets the closest I have ever seen a Peer to being bloody annoyed
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The availability of affordable housing continues to decline for a large number of families and individuals living in Cincinnati and Hamilton County. At the Next Community Issues Forum, John Schrider, Senior Attorney, Legal Aid Society of Greater Cincinnatireviews the findings of a just released housing report completed by Affordable Housing Advocates. This luncheon forum took place at 12:00 noon, Thursday March 8th, Christ Church Cathedral Undercroft, 318 East Fourth Street.
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Georgia Disability History Symposium, October 19, 2016 – 844-292-1318 Georgia legal aid

Georgia Disability History Symposium, October 19, 2016

Recorded October 19, 2016 at the UGA Richard B. Russell Special Collections Libraries Building.

For more information on the Georgia Disability History Alliance, please visit: http://historyofdisability.com/

Program:

0:06 — Welcome – Sheryl Vogt, Director of the Richard B. Russell Library for Political Research and Studies

4:47 — Lynne Smith of the RESPECT Institute, a personal story of recovery.

14:48 — Keynote – Dr. Kim E. Nielsen, Professor of Disability Studies, History, and Women’s and Gender Studies, University of Toledo

51:46 — Panel: Catalyst for System Reform in Georgia’s Recent History
– Moderator: Cynthia Wainscott, former member, National Council on Disability
– Sue Jamieson, IHDD Disability Law Project, University of Georgia
– Stan Jones, partner, Nelson Mullins Riley & Scarborough; chair of SB 811 Commission
– Rev. Mark Baker, former director, Office of Recovery Transformation, Georgia Department of Behavioral Health and Developmental Disabilities
– Talley Wells, IHDD Disability Law Project, University of Georgia; director, Disability Integration Project at Atlanta Legal Aid

1:38:42 — Remembrance of Annette Bowling – Zolinda Stoneman, Institute of Human Development and Disability, University of Georgia

1:48:29 – Panel: Looking Ahead
– Moderator: Ellyn Jeager, The Advocacy Connection
– Yaasmeen Rhett-Nyjah, founder, Kids LIke Moses Advocacy, Inc.
– Cheryl Holt, former Director of Integrated Healthcare, Cobb Community Service Board
– Rep. Pat Gardner, Georgia House District 57
– Rep. Katie Dempsey, Georgia House District 13
– Jen Banathy, Georgia Mental Health Consumer Network

2:42:18 — Story of the Mental Health Bell – Cynthia Wainscott

Georgia Disability History Symposium, October 23, 2015. – 844-292-1318 Georgia legal aid

Recorded October 23, 2015, at the UGA Richard B. Russell Special Collections Libraries Building.

For more information on the Georgia Disability History Alliance, please visit: http://historyofdisability.com/

Program:

0:07 — Welcome – Sheryl Vogt, Director of the Richard B. Russell Library for Political Research and Studies

8:29 — Keynote – Dr. Zolinda Stoneman, Director of the Institute on Human Development and Disability, UGA

40:30 — Short Film: Campaign for Full Citizenship (1991), by Laura Kissel; introduced by Mat Darby. To view the film please visit: https://archive.org/details/campaignforfullcitizenship

49:50 –Panel: Stories from Georgia Disability History Archive
– Mark Johnson, Director of Advocacy, Shepherd Center
– Tom Kohler, Coordinator and Executive Director, Chatham-Savannah Citizen Advocacy
– Shelly Simmons, Assistant Director, Statewide Independent Living Council of Georgia
– Eleanor Smith, founder of Concrete Change

2:19:41 — Refusing to Give Up: The Power of Legal Advocacy, Sue Jamison, Atlanta Legal Aid Society (topic: The Olmstead Decision and Implications for Disability Rights in America)

For more information on related collections, please visit: http://purl.libs.uga.edu/russell/RBRLGDHA/findingaid
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Watch this student video about Hope Fellow experiences in 2011 in Namibia, Africa, in Atlanta Georgia at the Georgia Justice Project and in Miami, Florida at Legal Aid.
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