DISABILITY

 

VIEWPOINTS

Watch Mondays at 7:30 pm, Tuesdays at 3:30 am, 11:30 am & 6 pm, Wednesdays at 2 am, 10 am on Channel 15.

April 2018

 

Host: Mark Hughes
Co-Host: Imani Cruzen
Recorded: 3/14/2018

On this program:
Mark Hughes – Comedian
Comedian Mark Knutson shares his experience “breaking into comedy” as a person with a disability and entertains us.

Imani Cruzen – Wilderness Inquiry
Larry Raineri and Imani discuss taking trips with Wilderness Inquiry.

March 2018

 

Host: Mark Hughes
Co-Host – Joan Willshire
Recorded 2/14/2018

On this program:
Mark Hughes – Congratulations on an award
Joan Willshire, Director, Minnesota Council on Disability, talks with Mark about her award for creating awareness about diversity.

Joan Willshire – The Journey from Ms Wheelchair Minnesota to Ms Wheelchair America
Joan and Sheri Melander Smith talk about Sheri’s year as Ms Wheelchair Minnesota and her journey after becoming MS Wheelchair America.

February 2018

 

Host: Mark Hughes
Co-Host: Imani Cruzen
Recorded: 01/10/18

On this program:
Mark Hughes - Changes to Services for Incontinence
Sarah Anderson and Mike Bailey, members of MAMES, join Mark to alert the public about changes to services for incontinence.

Imani Cruzen - Final Teen Segment
Imani reflects with Bridget Siljander, advocate and mother of Imani, about what it has been like to be a teenager with a disability. Imani, now turning 20, will continue to appear on the show in other capacities.

Legislative Update
Mike Gude, Communications Director for ARC MN, Provides a preview of the upcoming legislative session.