Able Lives - Episode 1

Episode one covers the kind of disabilities that exist, the evolution of language surrounding the word "disability," and the story of the Disability Movement. This episode also features behind-the-scenes footage of auditions that were held at the CPTV Studio in Hartford, Conn., to select the series' hosts. Anthony J. Dennis of South Windsor, Conn., and Therese A. Nadeau of Glastonbury, Conn., were chosen to host Episode one and will introduce each of the topics covered.

Related Resources:

National Center on Physical Activity and Disability
National Disability Rights Network
Disability Rights Education and Defense Funds, Inc.
Office of Protection and Advocacy for Persons with Disabilities
Americans with Disabilties Act
Assistive Technology
Nora Ellen Groce, Ph.D., Yale University
Voting and Accessibility of Polling Places