NYC Mayor’s OPD And SBS Release Accessibility Resource To Assist Small Business Owners

The New York City Mayor’s Office for People with Disabilities (MOPD), the NYC Department of Small Business Services (SBS), the NYC Business Improvement District (BID) Association, and Public Policy Lab are proud to announce the launch of Empowering Accessibility. Continue Reading →

Electeds In Albany Expands Protections For New Yorkers With Disabilities

The Senate Democratic Majority today will pass legislation that will help protect New Yorkers with disabilities from Harlem to the Hudson. Continue Reading →

New Study: Philanthropists And Nonprofits Exclude People With Disabilities From Harlem To Hollywood

Harlem World Magazine works with some of the best Nonprofits and foundations in and outside of Harlem, so we know that Nonprofits and foundations are full of good work and good will. Continue Reading →

Film “Us” Portrays People With Disabilities As Evil, Furthering Stigmas – We Should Know Better

Playing two roles in Jordan Peele’s new horror film, Us, Lupita Nyong’o used disability to create the “creepy voice” for Adelaide Wilson’s doppelgänger. Continue Reading →

B.P. Brewer Forms Accessibility Task Force To Tackle Access Barriers From Harlem To Hollis

Manhattan Borough President Gale A. Brewer announced the formation today of an Accessibility Task Force from residents from Harlem to Hollis.

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Free Training For Women With Disabilities And Their Allies From East Harlem To Hollis

These events are all inaccessible locations with terrific collaborators, including Youth Action YouthBuild East Harlem, Camp Ramah, Continue Reading →

EmpoweredNYC Launches Listening Tour And Training Series To Help People With Disabilities

EmpoweredNYC, a new collaboration dedicated to enabling New Yorkers with disabilities to build a stronger financial future for themselves and their families, today announced a citywide listening tour to engage with the disability community about their financial well-being. Continue Reading →

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