President Barack Obama looks at a painting by Lois Curtis during a meeting in the Oval Office, June 20, 2011. (Official White House Photo by Pete Souza)

By Phil Prehn, Systems Change Advocate Say their names: Lois Curtis and Elaine Wilson. History has kept these women shrouded in obscurity, but for people with disabilities, they are heroes and freedom fighters. These two brave women were the plaintiffs …

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From L to R: Alaina Allen, Becky Schafer, Darcy Beers, Kristen Jackson, Anthony Morano, Rebecca LaPorte, Karen Burgwin, Mary Schwanke and Jenn Barkley

Madison County Public Health officials along with ARISE staff were on hand at ARISE at the Farm to unveil a new communication board for people with disabilities. A communication board is a device that displays photos, symbols, or illustrations to …

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