November 2017

CALL TO ACTION !

TO PROTECT THE PRIVACY OF INDIVIDUALS WITH DISABILITIES & THEIR CARE GIVERS

-  A new federal law has been enacted that poses perhaps the most serious threat to the independence of people with disabilities in decades. The 21st Century CURES Act Section 12006 enacted December 2016 mandates that states implement electronic monitoring of people with disabilities receiving In-Home Support Services (IHSS) and their caregivers.

-  This onerous law is being implemented across the country with a January 1, 201...read more

November 12, 2017 by Leroy Moore

East Oakland can I shake your hand
Black, disabled & proud, do you understand
Our history goes through our fingers like sand
Capers & Casper they are the man
 
Art & music studios we must know
How much they changed Oaktown
Visuals and sounds
 
The community tried to hold them
Capers & Casper opened their homes
To beautify Oaktown on canvas and in...read more