TITLE

newsbeat

PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
PN;Jan2005, Vol. 59 Issue 1, p67
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents updates related to disabilities as of January 2005. A nationwide search for women in wheelchairs who are remarkable "roll models" has been launched by Discovery Through Design. Canine Partners For Life, a service dog organization, held its fall team training session from October 16, 2004 to November 7, 2004. Five teams participated in the session, including a school-aged boy from New Jersey and women from Michigan, Iowa, Georgia and Illinois. The three-week training was nicknamed Doggy Boot Camp.
ACCESSION #
15724463

 

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