DISABILITY AND PROGRESS brings you insights into, ideas about and discussions of disability topics, hosted each week by Sam Jasmine with research assistant Charlene Doll
The goal of this show is to keep you informed about what's new and how it relates to you. It can be heard live on Thursdays at 6pm at kfai.org
Disability and Progress-April 15,2021- Homes For Our Troops
This week, Sam talks with the Executive Director of Homes For Our Troops. Bill Ivey, who will be talking to us about accessible housing for vets.
Disability and Progress – April 8, 2021 – Autism Acceptance Month
This week, we will hear from Chris Banks, President and CEO of Autism Society of America, and Ellie Wilson, Executive Director for Minnesota Autism Society. The topic is Autism Acceptance Month, inclusion and the Celebrate Differences campaign.
Disability and Progress-April 1, 2021-Cow Tipping Press
This week, Sam chats with staff and students of Cow Tipping Press which is a writing and literature course for adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities.
Disability and Progress-March 25, 2025-Spina Bifida
This week, Sam chats about Spina Bifida with Daniel Guillaume Pediatric Neurosurgeon at the University Medical School, and Jay Armstrong, a parent of a child with Spina Bifida.
Disability and Progress-March 18, 2021-Pledge Drive and Service Animals on Airlines
This week Sam talks with Melissa Allman, the Advocacy and Government Relations specialist at Seeing Eye School for Guide Dog Training. Also we hear a clip from a previous show on Affordable Housing.
Disability and Progress-March 11, 2021-Spring Pledge Drive 2021 Week 1!
This week, Sam, Charlene, and Annie ask you for your financial support! We also hear excerpts from previous episodes. Pledge online at kfai.org!!