Learn about the variety of services offered by the Maryland Accessible Telecommunication Program and Maryland Relay through one consumer’s journey.
National Disability Employment Awareness Month commemorates the many and varied contributions of people with disabilities to America’s workplaces and economy.
In honor of Spinal Cord Injury Awareness Month, Carlos Garner shares his story.
“I end up moving in June of 2017 and it has been a tremendous blessing, especially financially.”
In honor of Minority Mental Health Awareness Month, Independence Now has contacted several Consumers to gather stories about their experiences getting mental health support, especially during COVID.
Being a father is the greatest joy that I have experienced in my life, especially given my disability.
One consumer recently shared her experience working with an Independence Now Supports Planner to stay connected and receive support through COVID-19.
It is with great joy that we present this award in Deborah Jackson’s honor and memory to Montel Medley who carries on her commitment to an independent life.
“Since I have met Ms. Harrod and been involved with the Independence Now Program I am no longer homeless.”
Independence Now Consumer, Barbara, was diagnosed with Multiple Sclerosis in 2013. In recognition of World MS Day (May 30), she’s sharing her story to let the world know that while an MS diagnosis is life-changing, there’s life beyond MS.