home modification

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posted on July 14, 2015 - 3:05pm
Uniting Today for A Better Tomorrow: Building on the telethon’s rich history to achieve new ways to reach and connect families

A state rehabilitation program remodeled my bathroom — and my life

posted on March 31, 2011 - 11:44am
QUEST Vol. 18, No. 2
I never thought I would be so excited about getting a new toilet, sink and shower. But my new fully wheelchair-accessible bathroom has made such a difference in my life, my attitude and my outlook that I can truly say this makeover has been a life-changing event. More than 10 years ago, I received a diagnosis of ALS (amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, or Lou Gehrig’s disease). Over the years, I’ve...
posted on September 1, 2008 - 2:32pm
QUEST Vol. 15, No. 5
Find what you need to know about funding home modifications.
posted on September 1, 2008 - 10:16am
QUEST Vol. 15, No. 5
Simplify the bathroom
posted on December 1, 2002 - 5:52am
When I was a single guy I lived kind of haphazardly. Often some friends would live together and share the rent. While I was working for the city of Lexington, Ky., writing grants, I'd buy a house and rent it to the guys. Usually, one of them would live for free and take care of me...