FISA’s executive director, Kristy Trautmann, was invited by the Pennsylvania House Democratic Policy Committee to testify about the importance of the Affordable Care Act and Medicaid on the 1.7 million PA residents with disabilities.
She began with this:
The Disability Rights Network of Pennsylvania and numerous other advocacy groups agree that “the Affordable Care Act has been the most significant law to promote health and well-being of people with disabilities since the Americans with Disabilities Act.” Read More >
Black girls have a unique experience of institutional racism and sexism. Black girls attending Pittsburgh Public Schools are suspended from school 3 times more often than white girls, though their behavior is not that different. Across Allegheny County, Black girls are 50% more likely than White girls to experience teen … Read More >
The Coaching Boys into Men program exists to help coaches build respectful behavior among players and help prevent sexual harassment, sexual assault and relationship abuse. This evidence-based leadership program is specifically developed for coaches to be easily incorporated into regular coaching strategy and sessions. To learn more about this program … Read More >