Celebrating the 25th Anniversary of the Americans with Disabilities Act: Personal Reflections

Katherine describes how the Americans with Disabilities Act,, civil rights legislation intended for the 19% of Americans with disabilities, has given her greater access to the good things in life.

Six Rules for Living with a New Disability

By Katherine Schneider (Excerpted and expanded from “Occupying Aging: Delights, Disabilities and Daily Life” (Available from Bookshare, Amazon, and in Kindle format from Amazon) A consultation with an elder who is going blind prompted me to expand my rules for assistive technology into six rules for living with a new disability. As with all rules, there…