A scene of people with various disabilities gathered around a blue lake, enjoying their home, community, the out-of-doors, health, recreation, housing, transportation and education with an accessible path for them to a high mountain and large yellow sun on the horizon.  New Horizons Un-Limited Inc.


Library and Research

News Publications and Media: Community


National

Quest Magazine is a publication of the Muscular Dystrophy Association (MDA). This bimonthly national magazine contains news and features on all aspects of living with a neuromuscular disease, along with updates on the latest findings in the field. Featured articles can be found online.

Silent News is a subscription newspaper that "was established exclusively for the purpose of improving the educational, literacy, employment, and social conditions of Deaf and Hard of Hearing people" throughout the world. Silent News offers between 40 and 50 pages of diversified news covering world, national and community events, arts, sports and health issues.

New Sign United Cerebral Palsy offers several different Newsletters for people with disabilities: Life without Limites, Capitol Insider and UCPeople. To sign up to receive these newsletters click on the link above so you can subscribe to these newsletters on-line. These newsletters are free and downloadable from the link above.


State Listings

Wisconsin

Center for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing provides The Center Line, a quarterly newsletter, to inform people of issues, activities, events and workshops for the deaf and hard of hearing. For a free copy you can e-mail or contact them at 3505 N. 124th St., Brookfield, WI 53005, (414) 790-1040, (414) 790-0584 TDD.

Interfaith is an organization for older adults that offers the quarterly newsletter, Interfaith Quarterly. The newsletter provides information on events, health services, and programs. RSVP Response is another newsletter quarterly newsletter offered by Interfaith that pertains to issues surrounding the retired seniors and volunteer program. To receive a copy of either newsletter, contact Interfaith, 600 W. Virginia, #301, Milwaukee, WI 53204, (414) 291-7500.

New Horizons Un-Limited publishes our quarterly newsletter, Communicability, free to people with disabilities, their families or caregivers. This newsletter provides news on current issues for people with disabilities on both the national and Wisconsin state scenes. Our mission with this newsletter is to reach people with disabilities with news and information to find solutions to issues that arise in their everyday lives! Subscribe at this link to receive our free newsletter via e-mail. If you would like to read past editions of CommunicAbility, they are available in Archives: NHU Quarterly Newsletters.

United Cerebral Palsy of Southeastern Wisconsin, Inc. publishes UCPeople, a bi-yearly newsletter. It is available free of charge to interested persons in the Southeastern Wisconsin area. This publication includes news from Southeastern Wisconsin and the State of Wisconsin and contains sections on Planning for Tomorrow, Book Review, Legislative Update and Respite Evolution. Contact UCP-SEW at (414) 329-4500, (414) 329-4511 TTY, (414) 329-4510 Fax, or toll free 1-888-4UCP-SEW.


For more on the topic of Community:

Community and Internet Resources / FAQ


If you have questions or ideas, information and solutions that you would like to share with us, contact us by e-mail at: horizons@new-horizons.org or to use our NHU E-Mail Form or NHU Community Discussion Board, click on the links below.

Homepage icon Home  / Disability News  / NHU Quarterly Newsletter
Share Your Knowledge!  / NHU Community Discussion Board  / E-mail Us
About NHU  / Announcements and Features  / Contribute  /  What's New?  /  Site Plan


© Copyright 2004, 2009 New Horizons Un-Limited Inc.
[Updated September 30, 2009]
NHU has no liability for content or goods on the Internet.