DISABILITY

 

VIEWPOINTS

Watch Mondays at 7:30 pm, Tuesdays at 3:30 am, 11:30 am & 6 pm, Wednesdays at 2 am, 10 am on Channel 15.

February 2018

 

Host: Mark Hughes
Co-Host: Imani Cruzen
Recorded: 01/10/18

On this program:
Mark Hughes - Changes to Services for Incontinence
Sarah Anderson and Mike Bailey, members of MAMES, join Mark to alert the public about changes to services for incontinence.

Imani Cruzen - Final Teen Segment
Imani reflects with Bridget Siljander, advocate and mother of Imani, about what it has been like to be a teenager with a disability. Imani, now turning 20, will continue to appear on the show in other capacities.

Legislative Update
Mike Gude, Communications Director for ARC MN, Provides a preview of the upcoming legislative session.

January 2018

 

Host: Mark Hughes
Co-Host: Joan Willshire
Recorded: 12/13/17

On this program:
Mark Hughes - Advocacy at the Capitol
Cameo Zender from Pediatric Home Service joins Mark to discuss advocacy efforts at the Capitol.

Joan Willshire - Disability Lawsuits
David Fenley, from MN Council on Disability, Beth Kadoun, from MN Chamber of Commerce, and Michael Fraser, from Metro IBA, discuss with Joan about an alarming number of lawsuits that have gone against the spirit of the ADA.

December 2017

 

Host: Mark Hughes
Co-Hosts: Joan Willshire, Nick Wilkie
Recorded: 11/08/17

On this program:
Mark Hughes & Nick Wilkie - 20th Anniversary Celebration
Mark and Nick look back at some of the highlights of the 20 years Disability Viewpoints has been on the air. This star studded segment features video clips of past shows.

Nick Wilkie - Civic Engagement Leadership Program
Tiffany Ostrom, from the Metropolitan Center for Independent Living, provides Nick with details about this exciting new program.