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April 14, 2016
David Ordan, Eisenhower Center Milwaukee
Right now, there is a lot of confusion regarding prevocational services and all the various way the government and others are trying to close workshops, or at least make it much more difficult to operate.
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January 21, 2016
What hapens when sheltered workshops close?
A recent letter to the editor in a Buffalo, NY paper told the story from one mother's perspective.
It will break your heart.
Read her comments here.
This is the true outcome for the vast majority of people with disabilities,...
January 8, 2016
David Ordan, Development Director, Eisenhower Center
Minnesota may "make adjustments" (does this mean cuts?) to sheltered-workshop operators, thinking it will provide incentive to help their workers find jobs in the community. See article here:
This could be a huge mistake - and here's why.
First, a recent stud...
February 3, 2015
Donald Sanders is one of our best bakers. We had a chance to be on a Fox Focus segment featuring Ike Bites - can you name all five ingredients?
Don't Let Ohio Fool You - 3 Reasons We Need to Save Workshops!
March 16, 2016
A Business They Can Their Own
January 27, 2015
Calling All SJWs - 5 Things You Can Do To Help Save Sheltered Workshops!
She has a disability. They closed her workshop. Her story will break your heart.
Will Minnesota Leave Workers with Disabilities out in the Cold?
Natalie Never Says Never
February 4, 2015
Donald's Story Will Touch Your Heart!
children with disabilities
employment for people with disabilities