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Cuyahoga County paratransit riders: Share your experiences!

Posted on 08/21/20 in Advocacy

[image:1] LEAP has partnered with NOBLE, Northern Ohioans for Budget Legislation Equality, to survey users of Greater Cleveland Regional Transit Authority’s paratransit service to better understand the rider experience. The Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) ensures that... read more

Youth Consumers Explore Post-Secondary Possibilities

Posted on 08/14/20 in General

[image:1] Amid continued uncertainty surrounding the coronavirus pandemic, more than 50 Cleveland-area youth with disabilities invested in their future this summer by participating in LEAP’s revamped, virtual work experience and career exploration programming. In five weeks, consumers... read more

Celebrating 30 Years of the Americans with Disabilities Act

Posted on 07/31/20 in General

[image:1] The Americans with Disabilities Act, which prohibits discrimination and guarantees people with disabilities equal access in employment (title I); state and local government services, including transportation (title II); public accommodations and commercial facilities (title III);... read more

#WeAreEssential: Protecting disability rights during COVID-19 health crisis

Posted on 07/17/20 by Melanie in Advocacy

[image:1] In alignment with our mission to advance a society of equal opportunity for all persons, we at LEAP join our partners and allies in the disability community in advocating to ensure the needs of our... read more

How can we help? Thoughts on the current racial crisis and our duty to act

Posted on 06/19/20 by Melanie in Advocacy

Over the last few weeks, we have continued to see atrocities committed against Black individuals. The pain we feel as a society today is but a fraction of the pain Black Communities have felt for... read more