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Collection Title:  Southeast ADA Center Resource Collection 
Creator:  Southeast ADA Center.
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Abstract:  The Southeast ADA Center Resource Collection provides information, training, and guidance on the Americans with Disabilities Act and disability access for business, government, and individuals at the local, state, and regional levels. The collection includes materials created and distributed by the center for education, instruction and compliance with the ADA.
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...Disability Watch...
...Disability Employment Practices...
...Workplace Discrimination and Disability...
Collection Title:  Georgia Council on Developmental Disabilities Records 
Creator:  Georgia Council on Developmental Disabilities.
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Abstract:  The Georgia Council on Developmental Disabilities is a federally funded, independent state agency that develops, influences, and supports public policy on behalf of persons with developmental disabilities. The collection includes planning documents, reports, publications, photographs, and audiovisual recordings documenting the agency's public policy initiatives, advocacy, and outreach efforts.
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...Disability Day [digital files]...
...Disability Day [digital files]...
...Disability Day [digital files]...
Collection Title:  Roderick L. (RL) Grubbs Papers 
Creator:  Grubbs, Roderick L.
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Abstract:  Roderick L. (RL) Grubbs (1959-2016) was an advocate for assistive technology, a disability rights activist, and a specialist in the Georgia Department of Community Health. His papers include subject files on a variety of disability-related topics and organizations and material related to Money Follows the Person, a state program.
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...Disability Issues...
...Learning Disabilities...
...Disability Statistics...
Collection Title:  Georgia Disability History Archive 
Creator:  Finding aid prepared by Mat Darby and Angelica Marini
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Abstract:  none
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...Georgia Disability History Archive...
...Georgia Council on Developmental Disabilities Records...
...Disability Law and Policy Center of Georgia Records...
Collection Title:  Dottie Adams Papers 
Creator:  Adams, Dottie
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Abstract:  Dottie Adams is the former Individual and Family Supports Director for the Georgia Council on Developmental Disabilities. Her papers document her prolific career in advocacy and disability activism and include materials from her work with state agencies and commissions, support organizations, and philanthropic and activist work in the state of Georgia.
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...Multi Disabilities...
...Aging and Developmental Disabilities]...
...Staff Retreat- Developmental Disabilities Council...
Collection Title:  Mark Johnson Papers 
Creator:  Johnson, Mark
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Abstract:  Mark Johnson is the Director of Advocacy at the Shepherd Center in Atlanta and has been an advocate and leader in the disability rights movement for over thirty years. His papers contain subject and chronological files, artifacts, t-shirts, and audiovisual materials related to his work as a disability rights advocate, community organizer, and professional.
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...Disability Pride Inventory Sheets...
...Disability Employment Articles...
...GA Disability History Meeting...
Collection Title:  Patricia L. Puckett Papers 
Creator:  Puckett, Patricia L.
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Abstract:  Pat Puckett is the Executive Director of the Statewide Independent Living Council of Georgia and an active member of many state and national organizations working to accomplish inclusive disability policy and services. Her papers document her advocacy for people with disabilities and efforts to influence the policies that affect their lives.
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...Women & Disability...
...Women and Disabilities...
...Georgia's Programs for Mental Disabilities]...
Collection Title:  Eleanor Smith Papers 
Creator:  Smith, Eleanor, 1943-
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Abstract:  Eleanor Smith founded and directed Concrete Change, an Atlanta-based, national organization focused on establishing home construction practices that welcome people with disabilities. The papers document her work to create visitable homes, in a move towards universal basic access, as well as her activism across a wide range of disability rights and justice issues.
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...Miscellaneous Disability [digital files]...
...Disability Community Organizing...
...Ableism [includes disability diary]...
Collection Title:  Disability Law and Policy Center of Georgia Records 
Creator:  Disability Law and Policy Center of Georgia.
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Abstract:  The Disability Law and Policy Center (DLPC) of Georgia is a non-profit organization that advocates and litigates for community services, independent living, and broad and systemic disability rights related issues. The records include documentation of DLPC’s policies and priorities, grant-funded activities and programs, and personnel files.
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...Governor's Council on Developmental Disabilities...
...Criminal Justice and Development Disabilities Coalition...
...Disability Law and Policy Center of Georgia Records...
Collection Title:  ADA Training Materials Collection 
Creator:  Southeast ADA Center.
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Abstract:  The ADA Training Materials Collection includes curricula created by the Disability Rights Education and Defense Fund (DREDF) for states and organizations to use in implementing ADA education and training.
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...2.1.2 Disability Rights Law...
...3.1.1 Definition of Disability...
...Class 6 Disability Awareness (Extra Handouts)...
Collection Title:  Annette Bowling Papers 
Creator:  Bowling, Annette
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Abstract:  Annette Bowling (1936-2016) served as the executive director of the Albany Advocacy Resource Center for over forty years. Her papers include materials related to her work advocating for people with disabilities, notably her service as chair of the Commissioner’s Oversight Committee, which oversaw the closures of the Brook Run Center in 1997 and the Georgia Mental Health Institute (GMHI) in 1998.
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...Region DD [Developmental Disabilities] Provider's Meeting...
...Disability Advocacy in a Post-Olmstead Environment...
...Health, Developmental Disabilities, and Addictive Diseases]...
Collection Title:  Statewide Independent Living Council of Georgia Records 
Creator:  Statewide Independent Living Council of Georgia
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Abstract:  The Statewide Independent Living Council of Georgia, Inc., is a private, non-profit corporation founded in 1995 to identify societal barriers to independent living and to collaborate with other organizations to remove those barriers. The records document the organization's work to increase opportunities for independent living through statewide planning and advocacy.
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...Disability History...
...Disability History]...
...Americans with Disabilities: Facts on PWD...
Collection Title:  James F. (Jim) Martin Papers 
Creator:  Martin, James Francis (Jim), 1945-
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Abstract:  Jim Martin is a lawyer who served in the Georgia House of Representatives (1983-2001) and is known for his advocacy work. His papers document his entire career, with the majority related to his service in the Georgia House of Representatives, and include legislative and subject files. Common subjects include the criminal justice system, education, health care, and programs to support children, the elderly, and the poor.
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...Disability Community...
...Disability Community...
...Disability Community...
Collection Title:  Mary Kissel Papers 
Creator:  Kissel, Mary
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Abstract:  Mary Kissel is a founder and interim executive director of Georgia Options. Her papers document her advocacy for person-centered care for individuals with developmental disabilities and her work with Georgia Options and other advocacy organizations. "Campaign for Full Citizenship" [1991], a film by Laura Kissell, has been digitzed and is available for viewing online. Please see the end of the finding aid for the link.
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...on Human Development and Disability] Advocacy Class...
...by the Governor's Council on Developmental Disabilities....
...in this Repository Georgia Disability History Archive People...
Collection Title:  Reverend Calvin Peterson and Disabled in Action Atlanta Collection 
Creator:  Disabled in Action (Atlanta).
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Abstract:  Reverend Calvin Peterson is the founder and director of Disabled in Action, a non-profit organization with a mission to advocate, educate and empower people with disabilities living in poverty, their families and caregivers, and with an emphasis on equity and inclusion. The collection includes articles of incorporation, correspondence, press releases, news clippings, brochures, flyers, photographs, audiovisual recordings, and other materials that document Rev. Peterson and Disabled in Action's advocacy and activism.
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...Sexual Abuse in Persons with Disabilities Project]...
...Peterson, Calvin E. People with disabilities--Civil rights....
...People with disabilities--Georgia....
Collection Title:  Beth English Collection of Disability History Materials 
Creator:  English, Beth
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Abstract:  Beth English is the executive director of Easter Seals Southern Georgia. Her collection documents her work on the Commissioner’s Oversight Committee, which oversaw the closure of the Brook Run Center in 1997, her work as executive director of Easter Seals Southern Georgia, advocacy initiatives, and Central State Hospital, in Milledgeville, Georgia.
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...Atlanta Alliance on Developmental Disabilities [Publication]...
...Beth English Collection of Disability History Materials...
...Consortium of Developmental Disabilities Councils) National...
Collection Title:  Our Stories, Our Lives: an oral history project from the Georgia Libraries for Accessible Statewide Services (GLASS) 
Creator:  Georgia Libraries for Accessible Statewide Services
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Abstract:  none
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...Local. Oral histories. People with disabilities--History....
...People with disabilities--Services for....
...in this Repository Georgia Disability History Archive...
Collection Title:  Carol Jones Papers 
Creator:  Jones, Carol
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Abstract:  Carol Jones is an advocacy specialist at the Shepherd Center in Atlanta and a long-time participant in the disability rights movement. Her papers include documents and memorabilia related to many advocacy issues and organizations, including ADAPT and the Long Road Home March and Rally.
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...Georgia Council on Developmental Disabilities- Summer 2011...
...as required by the Americans with Disabilities Act....
...in a number of important disabilities rights protests and...
Collection Title:  J. Roy Rowland Papers, Series II, Subseries A: Legislative Directors’ Files 
Creator:  Rowland, J. Roy (James Roy), 1926-
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Abstract:  J. Roy Rowland Papers, Series II, Subseries A: Legislative Directors’ Files documents the work of Rowland’s two legislative directors, Rebecca Brady (1983-1988) and Kathy Bryant Hennemuth (1987-1994). Legislative research and bill files may contain any of the following: background materials about legislative issues, staffer notes, drafts and final copies of bills, “Dear Colleague” letters to/from other members of Congress, Rowland’s statements made on the House floor, clippings, background memoranda from staff to Rowland, hearing statements by Rowland and others, and correspondence from lobbyists. Legislative mail contains letters to Rowland from constituents about legislation and copies of Rowland’s responses. Mail files also include responses to constituents’ telephone calls or visits to district offices and inquiries received at Rowland’s Washington, D.C., office. Topics in the mail files usually reflect the staffer’s assigned legislative topics. Speeches and statements files contain speeches and statements Rowland made on the House floor or in his district. See Series IV. Press and Series I. Administrative for additional speeches and statements. The Legislative Series’ main strength is health care legislation and related committee work (e.g., Energy and Commerce Committee, Veterans Affairs Committee, National Commission on AIDS, National Commission to Prevent Infant Mortality, Select Committee on Children, Youth and Families), and to a lesser extent the topics of transportation (Public Works and Transportation Committee) agriculture, education, defense, the environment, and foreign affairs.
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...Developmental Disabilities Act...
...Developmental Disabilities Reauthorization...
...Americans with Disabilities Act...
Collection Title:  Max Cleland Papers, Series VI. Prior Political Career 
Creator:  Cleland, Max, 1942-
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Abstract:  Cleland represented Georgia in the U.S. Senate (1997-2002), with previous service as a Georgia state senator, head of the Veterans Administration, and Georgia Secretary of State. Series VI. Prior Political Career documents the positions Cleland held prior to becoming a U.S. senator and includes newspaper clippings, correspondence, memos, and research materials.
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...Disability...
...Disability/Handicap Issues...
...Subject: Disability/Handicap Issues...
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