CalABLE QuarterlyPast Issues
From the Director
The definition of “disability” has evolved. Rather than being an indication of a person’s limitations, the World Health Organization characterizes the term “disability” as the experience of a mismatch between a person and the environment in which they find themselves.
In this Issue
“…A Little Help from My Friends.”
Despite the disruption, stress, and anxiety you may be experiencing, know there are California organizations working tirelessly to assure your needs are addressed in the comfort of your own home.
The Face of CalABLE
We invited you to apply to be a CalABLE Ambassador—and you responded. Thank you, California.
Make Your Voice Heard
“The right to vote is precious and almost sacred, and one of the most important blessings of our democracy. Today we must be vigilant in protecting that blessing.” —Congressman John Lewis
Hot Off the Press
I was recently interviewed in The Capitol Morning Report.
The Number One Question
You may be wondering if you can use CalABLE funds to pay for your trip to the mountains this fall or your family reunion this winter.
The AchievABLE™ Corner
“Believe in yourself, learn, and never stop wanting to build a better world.” —Mary McLeod Bethune