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Veteran Support Services Campaign Serving Those who have served their community given their all made our country better sacrificed  made our world safer Millions of American veterans live with a service-connected disability. These veterans struggle disproportionately with social isolation, negative mental health outcomes, and unemployment compared to the general population. One major challenge is housing insecurity. Nearly half of Michigan’s veterans pay over 35 percent […]

Agency Publications

Agency Publications Annual Reports The annual report provides an overview of Disability Advocates’ financial position, major accomplishments, and organizational updates. Annual Report (2021-2022 Edition)   The Keyholder Newsletter

Community

Community Engagement & Advocacy Accessibility in the Community Programs Absolutely Accessible kent Disability Education Previous Next

Employment & Benefits

Workforce Development Access to Employment Available Services Benefits Planning Employment Navigation Family Support Youth Transition Services Veteran Support Services Previous Next

Medical Equipment Loan Closet

Medical Equipment Loan Closet Receive the Assistive Technology Pieces You Need to Achieve Independence. Disability Advocates maintains a medical equipment loan closet with nearly 1,500 individual pieces of adaptive equipment. Our team of Registered Occupational Therapists and Certified Occupational Therapy Assistants are available to assist individuals with identifying needed equipment. Equipment Referral Form Contact Occupational […]

Home

Occupational therapy Accessibility in the Home Available Services Independent Living Services Home Modification PRogram Medical Equipment Loan Closet Contact Occupational Therapy Previous Next

American Dream Employment Network Overview

American Dream Employment Network Overview Contact Us Today Employed and Want Ongoing Support? Use Your Ticket to Work! Frequently Asked Questions Who is aden? American Dream Employment Network (ADEN) is a national administrative Employment Network providing employment services and benefits advisement to disability beneficiaries under the Social Security Administration’s Ticket to Work program. Led by […]

Home Modification Program

OLDER ADULTS Home Modification Program Do you need help to make your home work for you? Disability Advocates helps seniors remain safe, healthy, and independent in their homes and communities. If you or a family member are interested in making your home more accessible, please check in about your eligibility for support through Disability Advocates’ […]

Community Partners & Sponsors

Sponsors & Community Partners Sponsors and community partners make our work possible. Listed below are some of the incredible organizations committed to accessibility for all. Comprehensive Sponsors DGRI Downtown Grand Rapids, Inc is the organization responsible for city building and place-management in the urban core of the City of Grand Rapids, Michigan. Meijer Meijer provides […]

<strong>New Year, New Priorities</strong>

Folks, we are so excited for the new year! 2023 brings with it so many possibilities, and the Disability Advocates team plans to make the most of it. Our new home at the Special Olympics Michigan Sports & Inclusion Center opens doors for us. Now it is time to make the most of this opportunity […]