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The purpose of the Georgia Democratic Party Disabilities Caucus is to provide Persons with Disabilities and those within the Democratic Party to whom the rights of citizens with disabilities are of concern, a strong voice and representation within the party structure, encouraging persons with disabilities to participate fully as Democrats at all levels of policy making and public service. An additional purpose shall be to organize Persons with Disabilities within the Democratic Party and assist them to participate in all Democratic Party activities and educate the Democractic Party of Georgia about issues that effect People with Disabilities.
WHO CAN JOIN
If you are a member of the Disability community and a Democrat, you can join by contacting Caucus Chair Cheri Mitchell. The Disability Community is made of People with Disabilities, people who are their supporters, family and friends.
Vice Chair (1)
If you are interested in helping organize a meeting in your local area around the state contact Cheri Mitchell at 678-755-6015.
WORK IN PROGRESS
Disability platform: We had our first discussion about the barriers to a good life at the April 2011 meeting in Decatur. We hope to have this discussion around the state and use it to write a Disability platform paper to submit to the DPG for approval.We want to hear from you. What are the barriers to a good life that you face and what are your ideas on how to fix it?
Some of the barriers we talked about at the first meeting were:
Marriage penalty for people receiving SSI
Lack of control with services and money
- October 31, 2014
Early Voting Ends
Starts: 12:00 am
Ends: 12:00 am, November 1, 2014
- November 4, 2014
Fannin County Democrats monthly meeting
Starts: 7:00 pm
Ends: 8:00 pm, November 4, 2014
Location: Comfort Inn, 83 Blue Ridge Overlook in the Common Room
Description: The Fannin County Democratic Party meets on the 1st Tuesday of each month in the Common Room of the Comfort Inn located at 83 Blue Ridge Overlook. From GA 515 East, West or South come into Blue Ridge on 515 and turn North onto Scenic Drive (there is a traffic light there and Arby’s is on the corner). From the West you’ll make a left, from the East a right. Overlook Drive is the 3rd right after you’ve turned onto Scenic Drive.