October 2015

Is the American Red Cross Unsafe for Disabled People?

By | October 1st, 2015|

Photo courtesy of Portlight Strategies Portlight Strategies and the National Council on Independent Living are considering severing ties with the American Red Cross [...]

September 2015

#Prep4PWDs Twitter Chat about Emergency Prep on Sept. 15

By | September 14th, 2015|

There will be a Twitter chat about emergency preparedness and disability tomorrow at 2 p.m. Pacific/5 p.m. Eastern. This chat is being sponsored by the [...]

November 2014

FEMA Asks Disabled Storm Survivors to Repay Aid

By | November 24th, 2014|

People with disabilities who survived Superstorm Sandy in the fall of 2012 are discovering that FEMA assistance isn’t free as now they are being asked [...]

March 2014

Portlight Strategies, Red Cross Reach Agreement

By | March 4th, 2014|

Portlight Strategies CEO Paul Timmons delivering supplies to an emergency zone. Portlight Strategies, a disaster relief organization specializing in assisting people with disabilities, [...]

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