York Housing Executive Director Patricia Martine said that for years, she’s been thinking about how to serve the needs of older people who want to remain in their homes.“The need is demonstrated to us every time we try to house people and can’t because the waiting list is so long,” she said of the elderly housing complexes the organization runs in York.
Twenty five years ago, the United States was a very different place. Cell phones were roughly the size of a cinder block, the Internet had yet to be invented, and rarely was it easy for disabled people to access public buildings, bathrooms, and transportation.
That all changed on July 26, 1990 when the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) took effect and made it illegal to discriminate against people with disabilities in seeking employment and from using public transportation or public accommodations,
A soothing, warm shower is one of the best parts of the day, but it can also be dangerous if homeowners aren’t careful.
JOINT BASE MYER-HENDERSON HALL, Va. – Volunteers from The U.S. Army Band “Pershing’s Own” are using their musical skills to help their fellow service members cope with mental and physical challenges.
In her decades-long career with the Air Force, Ann Mitchell had owned and lived in houses and apartments all over the world, some with convoluted layouts, narrow hallways and many steps.