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ADRS Lakeshore staff provide training to Vestavia Hills first responders

Brandon Adamson, a certified driving instructor with ADRS Lakeshore, goes over the adaptive devices available to drivers with disabilities

A successful 2018 training session for the Vestavia Hills Police Department through the Alabama Department of Rehabilitation Services continued Thursday, March 28, and Friday, March 29, with a new topic concerning suicide prevention and mental health. Last year, ADRS Rehabilitation Specialist Samantha Wadsworth worked with officers and first responders at the VHPD to help them identify and understand typical behaviors

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Dothan VR celebrates 25 years of ADA

The Dothan VR office invited area businesses, agencies, and employers to join them in celebrating the 25th anniversary of the signing of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) — a monumental and wide-ranging civil rights law that protects the rights of people with disabilities. “The ADA is so important — it is essentially the Bill of Rights for persons with disabilities

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Tour bus stops in Alabama to celebrate 25 years of the ADA

To celebrate the 25th anniversary of the signing of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), the ADA Legacy Tour bus is rolling across the country to raise awareness and build excitement for this milestone anniversary. Guest speakers Rep. Thad McClammy (D-Montgomery) and Gov. Robert Bentley both served as guest speakers for the event on the Capitol steps. The “Road to

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