Welcome to the PRESERVE Portal

This is the welcome page for the Preserve portal
ADAPT activists dressed in revolutionary costumes for the Philadelphia action

This area of the website is dedicated to our efforts to preserve disability history. This is possible through our partnerships with individuals and organizations throughout the United States. 


Preserve Goals

Our preservation goals are simple:

  1. We want to encourage and support the preservation of disability history.
  2. We want to encourage and support the sharing of disability history.


Preserve Work Group

Our preservation efforts are informed and directed by our Preservation Work Group.


Preserve Portal

Feel free to browse our Preserve Portal, which includes:

  • News - announcements, updates, articles, and other information
  • In Your Community - an interactive map of the U.S., which you can use to find Preservation events in your area
  • Partners - a list of our current Preservation partners
  • Resources - a list of books, websites, exhibits, and other resources related to the preservation of disability history
  • Stories - a collection of stories submitted by people and organizations around the country who are preserving disability history


(cover photo by Tom Olin)