Tag: Disabilities

Catch The Series Premiere Of The Employables Tonight

Tonight is the night!  A&E will premiere their new series “The Employables” tonight!  In episode one titled “Hire Intelligence”: Aerial, 27, has Tourette’s syndrome and also experiences a symptom called echolalia; diagnosed […]

Major Announcement: I’m Going To Be On The New A&E Series “The Employables”

The day I have been waiting for is finally here!  Today, A&E Networks announced “The Employables.”  For the past year and a half, I have been filmed for this series.  A crew […]

Sunday Discussion: Nike Dream Crazy Ad Featuring Colin Kaepernick

We live in a time where the tiniest little thing will set off some people.  When Kellogg’s removed their ads from BrainFart, people flushed their cereal down the toilet.  When Keurig pulled all […]

Good News Fridays: KultureCity Changes Lives, Promotes Acceptance For All

Post written by Carla Davis from Alabama NewsCenter. KultureCity is opening a whole new world for people with special needs, making them feel safe and comfortable everywhere from crowded, often noisy venues like Vulcan Park […]

Good News Fridays: Giving Artists With Disabilities A Space To Thrive

As someone with a disability, I love seeing stuff like this.  From the YouTube channel Great Big Story, comes a video where those with disabilities can create their own special artwork.  Creative Growth Art […]

Beautiful Rainbow Café ‘Graduates’ Take Jobs In Gadsden Restaurants

UPDATE: This article is written by Gilbert Nicholson from Alabama NewsCenter.  Learn more at: http://alabamanewscenter.com You could call it a graduation of sorts. Two special-needs students employed in Gadsden City High School’s culinary program at the Beautiful […]

See Pictures And A Video From The Arc Of Calhoun County Open House

If you know me for a long time, you know that I have a mental disability which is Asperger’s Syndrome (Autism).  Currently, I am living off SSI Disability along with food stamps, […]

Learn More About The Horizons School In Birmingham

UPDATE: This post is written by Michael Tomberlin from Alabama NewsCenter.  Learn more at: http://alabamanewscenter.com/ The recent first day of the new school year at Horizons School in Birmingham was much like what you […]

Sunday Discussion: Alabama Bright Lights: Welcome To Rainbow Omega

UPDATE: This post is written by Karim Shamsi-Basha for Alabama NewsCenter.  Learn more at: http://alabamanewscenter.com/ Alabama Bright Lights: Stentson Carpenter from Alabama NewsCenter on Vimeo. For Chris to grow old in a place where […]

Good News Fridays: Happy Birthday Colin / Gus Kenworthy Saving Puppies

On this Good News Fridays, I am talking about two things that are very special to me.  One story is about helping a boy who is lonely.  The other story is about […]

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