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Help Autistics Now! | This April Donate To An Independent Living Center (ILS) To Help Autistics & Disabled Folks With Lifetime Services/Support and Advocacy

Want to help Autistic people in your community today? April is Autism Awareness month and yet, Autistic people do not benefit from all the funds raised – billions and billions over the years — and we go without lifetime supports, services and actual advocacy for autistic people. Want to change that & keep money in […]

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Disability Capitol Action Day 2015: Chatted with Assemblyman Patterson about Behavioral Training for Officers

Participated in Disability Capitol Action Day (DCAD) in Sacramento, California on May 20, 2015. This year was the celebration of the 25th year of Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) and the West Lawn was busy with advocacy, booths, and networking. This day also provides opportunity to talk to legislators (or their representatives) about important issues and bills […]

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Badass Activist | Eve Reiland

Eve Hinson: How I survived brain trauma

Today my story, my journey with mental illness and the road to recovery was published in The Fresno Bee. You can read it here.    

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Storybook: Resources for Independence Central Valley Annual Dinner 2014

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Badass Activist | Eve Reiland

Mental Illness: Journey to Recovery and Inclusion

What a wondrous feeling — not sure how else to describe it. I took an oath yesterday to support and defend the Constitution of the United States and the Constitution of the State of California against all enemies foreign and domestic. That I would bear true faith and allegiance to both constitutions and I took […]

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Gallery: Disability Capitol Action Day 2014