Category Archives: News and Events

American’s with Disabilities Act (ADA) 29th Anniversary Celebration

Former President George H. Bush 1990 Celebration!!! American’s with Disabilities Act (ADA) 29th Anniversary Friday July 26, 2019: 11 AM to 3 PM The ADA Celebration will be held at: The Access Center for Independent Living 907 West 5th Street / Suite 100 / Dayton, OH 45402 Sign Language Interpreter will… Read more »

Medicaid Overview Presentation

Medicaid Overview This session provides a general overview on Medicaid, Medicaid Buy-In for People with Disabilities (MBIWD), Specialized Recovery Services (SRS), and the Medicaid premium assistance programs. Examples of covered services and eligibility are discussed in this presentation. Monday August 12th, 2019 12:30 PM to 3:30 PM Presenters include:  ODM… Read more »

Tell Medicaid what needs to be fixed! MCO Contracts are up for bid!

I would imagine everyone knows about the re-bid of the managed care contracts, but also wanted to make sure that everyone was urging consumers to voice their thoughts.  While people can read the 37 question RFI from Medicaid, UHCAN Ohio is providing some simpler ways for people to talk about… Read more »

Mike DeWine Sworn in as Governor of Ohio; Signs Executive Orders

(COLUMBUS, Ohio)—Mike DeWine was officially sworn in as the Governor of Ohio this morning during a brief midnight ceremony at his farm in Cedarville. Governor DeWine was given the oath of office by his son, Ohio Supreme Court Justice R. Patrick DeWine, while long-time friend Thomas M. Rose, Senior Judge… Read more »

FOR RELEASE: Restaurants Refusal to Serve Deaf Man

FOR RELEASE Wednesday, January 9, 2019 CONTACT:  Jeremy Caffee Executive Director 937-341-5202 / Jeremy.caffee@acils.com Access Center for Independent Living response to restaurants refusal to serve deaf man at the drive-thru window Dayton – The Access Center for Independent Living (ACIL) recently learned of a gentleman named Brandon Washburn, who was refused… Read more »

We Have Moved!

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The Access Center is excited to announce that we have moved to our new location at the Opportunity Center New Address: New Location: on the first floor of the Miami Valley Housing Opportunities 907 West Fifth Street Suite 100 Dayton, Ohio 45402 (937) 341-5202 voice (937) 341-5217 fax 711 Ohio… Read more »

Think This Is Easy? Training Registration

Think This is Easy? Disability Awareness Training provides individuals a hands-on, simulated learning experience and training relating to the barriers and differences of individuals with disabilities. The participants will gain knowledge and experience to better prepare them for working with individuals with cognitive impairments, visual impairments, hearing impairments, dexterity impairments, and… Read more »