Because of the ADA . . .

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Below are thoughts on what the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) means to people. Has the ADA had an impact you?
Share your thoughts here.

Because of the ADA...

My students can go where any students go.

(1965)
Illinois
Because of the ADA...

Several of my family members have become more independant. 

Gail Fobbs (1959)
Springfield, IL
Because of the ADA...

It has opened many a door for me and many others. 

Myrna Felix (1958)
Springfield, IL
Because of the ADA...

I've met the most amazing people who have inspired me and have truly made my life happy and exciting. 

Cheryl (1958)
Madison, WI
Because of the ADA...

My neighbor and i can enjoy concerts together.

(1986)
Madison, WI
Because of the ADA...

I am able to enjoy my activities with all of my friends, regardless of ability.

(1980)
Madison, WI
Because of the ADA...

I haven't had to live in a place where people with disabilities weren't given the same opportunities as everyone else. 

Michelle Roach (1989)
Madison, WI
Because of the ADA...

I can be open about my disability without the ADA ii could not. No more "learning" in a coat room. 

Hope Lloyd (1966)
Oak Creek
Because of the ADA...

I can go into a gentlemans club. 

Bill
Milwaukee, Wisconsin
Because of the ADA...

I can grab drinks with some of my best friends, and not worry if they can enter the establishment. 

Islmail Omer (1989)
Madison, WI

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