OlliNepal Update – March 29

2016-11-10T10:12:16-05:00By |Categories: Advocacy, Assistive Technology, blog, General, Inclusive Education, Lifestyle, Nutrition, Therapies|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

The Ollibean/OlliNepal team finished up their trekking outside of Pohkara,

Ollibean Team Arrives in Nepal

2016-11-10T10:12:16-05:00By |Categories: Advocacy, blog, General, Lifestyle|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

The adventure begins! Beautiful start ! Greeted at Nepalese Airport by longtime friend, Topden Lama. Topden brought Tibetan scarves for the group

Lives Not Worth Living : by Amy Sequenzia

2016-11-10T10:12:16-05:00By |Categories: Advocacy, blog, General, Parenting, Politics|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , |

The title of this blog is an expression seen in many blogs written by disabilities advocates and self-advocates. Wasn’t his life worth living? Isn’t mine or the lives of all disabled people?The murder of 22 year-old autistic George Hodgins prompted the latest, very strong protests from the autistic community against the media coverage focused on the “reasons” for the killing, while ignoring George’s, the victim, life.

University Center for Excellence in Developmental Disabilities (UCEDD) Georgetown University

2016-11-10T10:12:16-05:00By |Categories: Advocacy, General, Inclusive Education, Resources, Resources We Love|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

The mission of the University Center for Excellence in Developmental

Nordic Network on Disability Research

2016-11-10T10:12:16-05:00By |Categories: Advocacy, Resources|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

NNDR is a multidisciplinary network of disability researchers interested in

Kathleen McClaskey

2013-06-17T14:27:12-04:00By |Categories: Assistive Technology, Inclusive Education, Resources|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

EdTech Evangelist, innovative leader, consultant, presenter and trainer of tools!

New ADA accessibility requirements took effect March 15

2016-11-10T10:12:17-05:00By |Categories: blog, General, Lifestyle, Politics|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

For the first time in history public fitness centers, public swimming pools, recreational facilities, parks, golf and mini-golf courses, detention facilities and courtrooms, playrooms and amusement rides must adhere to the governments accessibility requirements. The rules also clarify issues that have come up in the 20 years regarding bathroom dimensions, reach ranges and accesible routes.

The Center on Human Policy, Law, and Disability Studies

2013-12-30T18:16:17-05:00By |Categories: Advocacy, General, Politics, Resources, Resources We Love|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

The Center on Human Policy, Law, and Disability Studies (CHPLDS)

National Disability Rights Network

2016-11-10T10:12:17-05:00By |Categories: Advocacy, General, Lifestyle, Politics, Resources|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , |

NDRN’s mission is to promote the integrity and capacity of

Institute on Human Development and Disability

2013-06-17T14:32:39-04:00By |Categories: Advocacy, General, Inclusive Education, Lifestyle, Resources|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

The Institute on Human Development and Disabililty (IHDD) has been

Acceptance

2016-11-10T10:12:17-05:00By |Categories: Advocacy, Amy Sequenzia, blog, Editor's Picks, General, Lifestyle, Parenting, Think Tank|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Welcome new Ollibean writer, Amy Sequenzia! We know you're going

A D A Audio Conference Series

2013-06-17T14:36:07-04:00By |Categories: Advocacy, Assistive Technology, General, Inclusive Education, Resources|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

The ADA Audio Conference Series provides in-depth information on the

Extreme Kids & Crew

2013-06-17T14:40:31-04:00By |Categories: Advocacy, Entertainment, General, Lifestyle, Resources|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Extreme Kids & Crew is a parent-run non profit dedicated

2012 Accessible Technology Webinar Series

2013-06-17T14:40:57-04:00By |Categories: Assistive Technology, General, Resources|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

All sessions are free and scheduled for 2-3:30pm Eastern/1-2:30pm Central/12-1:30pm

P2PUSA::Parent to Parent USA

2016-11-10T10:12:17-05:00By |Categories: Parenting, Resources|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Emotional & Informational support for families of children who have

Institute on Disabilities at Temple University, University Center for Excellence in Developmental Disabilities

2013-06-17T14:42:26-04:00By |Categories: Advocacy, Resources|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

A society where all people are valued and respected, and

UNESCO | United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization

2013-06-17T14:43:23-04:00By |Categories: Advocacy, General, Inclusive Education, Lifestyle, Politics, Resources|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

UNESCO works to create the conditions for dialogue among civilizations,

SPREAD THE WORD TO END THE WORD 03.07.12

2016-11-10T10:12:18-05:00By |Categories: Advocacy, blog, Editor's Picks, General, Lifestyle, Parenting, Politics|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Respectful and inclusive language is essential to the movement for the dignity and humanity of people with all disabilities. However, much of society does not recognize the hurtful, dehumanizing and exclusive effects of the word “retard(ed).” It is time to address the minority slur “retard(ed)” and raise the consciousness of society to its hurtful effects.

Don’t Play Me Pay Me

2016-11-10T10:12:18-05:00By |Categories: Entertainment, General, Lifestyle, Resources, Resources We Love|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

The Don't Play Me Pay Me campaign seeks to: Actively

Sign up and Ollibean gives to a child in Nepal. It’s that easy.

2016-11-10T10:12:18-05:00By |Categories: Advocacy, Assistive Technology, blog, Cross Disability, Deaf and Hard of Hearing, Editor's Picks, General, Inclusive Education, Lifestyle, Ollibean Foundation|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Want to help kids in Nepal? We’re making it super easy. For every person that joins our community we will donate $2 to support children in Nepal.You can also enter for a chance to win an iPad**. Now share this with everyone you know and show the world how easy it is to make a difference.

OlliNepal: Why Nepal ?

2016-11-10T10:12:19-05:00By |Categories: Advocacy, blog, General|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

You can help kids with diffabilities in Nepal. We’re making it super easy. For person that joins our community we will donate $2 to support children in Nepal.You’ll also be entered for a chance to win an iPad at the same time. Now share this with everyone you know and show the world how easy it is to make a difference.

A little bit about us

2016-11-10T10:12:19-05:00By |Categories: blog, General|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

It's hard to convey all that we want you to know "about us" in a paragraph., hard to explain the million and one reasons we're so passionate about Ollibean and how much we want you involved in our community. We hope this does it. We'd love to hear an "about us" about you. Shoot a video response and send it to us at olli@ollibean.com or post to our youtube account. We'll send an Ollibean tshirt to the first 20.

Advocates for Children of New York

2013-06-17T15:09:06-04:00By |Categories: Advocacy, Inclusive Education, Resources|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

At Advocates for Children of New York (AFC), we are

Go to Top