Monthly Archives: May 2017

Memorial Day

Happy Friday, we are excited about Memorial Day weekend! Memorial Day to Remember With Memorial Day coming up, I am looking forward to a longer weekend than usual. I am also looking forward to remembering all the important people that have impacted my life, but are no longer here with us. Every one handles grief [...]

By | May 26th, 2017|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Memorial Day

Parents

Disabilities Do Not Mean You Cannot Parent Happy Friday, Have a great weekend! On Sunday, we celebrated Mother’s day and while my mother has been gone for more than 20 years, I always take a few minutes on that day to appreciate the lessons she taught me. More often than not as a kid, her [...]

By | May 19th, 2017|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Parents

Inclusion

Happy Friday, Enjoy this Beautiful May Weekend! What is Inclusion? PILR’s Mission statement is “to achieve the full inclusion and acceptance of people with disabilities through education and advocacy.” This is something we strive for every day, but what does “inclusion” mean? The dictionary definition of inclusion states “the action or state of being included [...]

By | May 12th, 2017|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Inclusion

Stories of Sharon

Happy Friday, It is a beautiful day! This has been a difficult start to this month, but we would like to share some more stories about our beloved morning receptionist, Sharon. I remember Sharon was the first person I met when I came into the Hutchison PILR Office. At that time we had a SER [...]

By | May 5th, 2017|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Stories of Sharon