Please watch this video from The Arc of Minnesota.
Arc of Minnesota.
The Arc Minnesota is committed to a future where people with intellectual and developmental disabilities are seen for who they are - capable, tenacious, caring, loving, and resilient. Self-Advocates work together to make a difference in their communities and improve lives. People with disabilities want to show their strengths and persevere through tough times.
Leah & Dan Hood met at a self-advocacy conference, and they were immediately drawn to one another. They have been married for 2 years and live on the east side of St. Paul with their leopard gecko, Spotty. For Leah & Dan, independence is critical, but it's not without challenges. Together, they explore their dreams and let their true selves shine through. "I want to be treated like everybody else - with dignity," Dan says. "So, I will be able to show my true self."
Interested in finding out more about Arc Minnesota? Please go.
Craig is the program director at Gow Media in Houston, Texas, and has worked in major market radio for decades, including stints in Chicago & Los Angeles. Craig is an avid fan of the Dallas Cowboys, Los Angeles Clippers & Depaul Blue Demons. He’s married to his wife of 20 + years with two children and their dog Milo. If you are interested in finding out more about HoodWave or contributing and supporting us, goto www.hoodwave.org.
Hello, I am walking you through my journey and independence, reaching and how I became a disability rights activist. I am also talking about heroes, and my hero is the 1980s Knight Rider and the Tesla car.