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Entries Being Accepted for the 2020 Ernie Reynolds Memorial Essay Contest We are proud to, once again, hold our annual essay contest in honor of an outstanding disability rights advocate, Ernie Reynolds, who passed away in 2012. We are looking for real, motivating stories about people with disabilities who have successfully overcame barriers and achieved success while advocating for themselves or others. First Prize:      $300 Second Prize: $200 Third Prize:     $100

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2020 Ernie Reynolds Memorial Essay Contest

Entries Being Accepted for the 2020 Ernie Reynolds Memorial Essay Contest We are proud to, once again, hold our annual essay contest in honor of an outstanding disability rights advocate, Ernie...
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Bills would let landlords crack down on support animals

November 24, 2019 Bills would let landlords crack down on support animals Kirk Pinho House, Senate legislation would let landlords evict tenants who lie about needing emotional support...
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Bills you may have missed: Wrongful imprisonment, disability accommodations and taxes for mosquito spraying

Michigan Advance By Laina G. Stebbins October 29, 2019 Here’s this week’s Michigan Advance roundup of noteworthy recent legislation that has mostly gone under the radar. Wrongful imprisonment claims...
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State didn't investigate psych patient deaths after release from Detroit hospital

State didn't investigate psych patient deaths after release from Detroit hospital Lawmakers call for more review of post-release deaths Oct 17, 2019 By: Ross Jones   LANSING (WXYZ) — Since 2017, at...
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MPAS Priorities and Objectives for FY20

To comment on our priorities, please take our Priorities Survey. Priority #1:  Eliminate abuse and neglect Objective 1A:  Individuals with disabilities will not be subjected to restraint or...

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ELDER ABUSE LISTENING TOUR

Day Date Time County Location
Friday June 21 10: 30am - 12:30pm Grand Traverse

Traverse Area District Library
610 Woodmere Avenue
Traverse City, MI 49686

Monday July 8 10am - 12pm Berrien

Berrien County Health Department
2149 East Napier Avenue
Benton Harbor, MI 49022