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  • Family Fighting Jindal's Veto

    June 26, 2013 7:41 PM

    Governor Jindal is coming under fire after vetoing four million dollars from next year's budget that would have expanded a program for the developmentally disabled. Jindal says the state can't afford to expand the new opportunity waiver, or "NOW." The program provides residential support, community integration and development as... more »
  • Disability Awareness Month

    March 31, 2011 7:42 PM

    The St. Mary Parish Recycling Facility is trying to raise money for a new vocational training building. Their having a raffle for Intellectual and Developmental Disability Month. It will help support the non-profit organization that runs the facility, The Center of Hope , which provides the workers who sort the... more »
  • First Handicap Accessible Playground in Acadiana

    October 26, 2010 7:12 PM

    Acadiana's first handicap-accessible playground is now open. The project locals have seen under construction at Girard Gark opened its gates Tuesday afternoon. Children in wheelchairs and those with developmental disabilities inspired the Kiwanis Club to create "Parc Independence." "The first place (the idea) came up is I... more »
  • 2009 Lafayette Disability Awareness Awards

    October 19, 2009 3:12 PM

    The Lafayette city parish president's awareness committee for citizens with disabilities, presented the 2009 Lafayette Disability Awareness Awards. October is National Disability Employment Awareness month, an effort to heighten awareness while recongnizing the contributions of americans with disabilities to both our workforce and our society. Awards given in four categories... more »

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