Disability News /KLKC
Topeka, Ks – The Kansas Department of Health and Environment is accepting comments on a draft for a 5-year plan Promoting the Health of People with Disabilities. The vision calls for Kansans with disabilities to have access to healthcare and health community environments and have safe, healthy relationships.
Washington, DC – The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) has charged the owner and manager of a Lakewood, Washington trailer park with discriminating on the basis of disability. HUD brings the charge on behalf of the Fair Housing Center of Washington, alleging that the owner and property manager of Terrace Trailers refused to make a reasonable accommodation to their “no pets” policy for testers posing as applicants with disabilities who needed service dogs.
Washington, DC – The White House has launched a new way for Americans to create and sign petitions calling on the Obama Administration to take action on a range of important issues. We the People is a featured topic on WhiteHouse.gov. Anyone 13 or older can create or sign a petition on the website.
Parsons, Ks - Labette Community College and Labette Health will be sponsoring a Critical Care and Trauma Conference on Thursday, from 7:30 a.m. to 4:15 p.m. in LCC’s Thiebaud Theatre, located in the Main Building on the Parsons Campus.