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September 23, 2013

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The Power of the ADA

August 1, 2013

By Contributing Writer: Michael Theobald This year, the Americans with Disabilities Act is celebrating its 23rd year of existence. I have used a wheelchair for twelve of them, and I couldn’t imagine the country without the ADA compliance rules. The Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) is federal legislation that protects the rights of people with […]

Success Story: Chris

July 31, 2013

Where Opportunity Meets Success – Helping People with Disabilities Find Meaningful Employment in the Community It’s no secret that Chris loves his job. Last year, Chris came to ARISE looking for some assistance with landing his first job. After meeting with Chris and assessing his skills and goals, our employment team matched him with the […]

young boy participating in therapeutic horseback riding

21-Day Challenge Documentary

March 21, 2013

Background about the Challenge Media Coverage About the Challenge Background Everyday, we see the power that the horse has to change lives. Therapeutic riding has successfully helped our participants achieve their physical, social, cognitive, and emotional goals. Physically, the horse’s gait simulates normal human ambulation in the trunk and pelvis of the rider and can help […]