Advocates say Transdev, which provides paratransit services in much of Detroit now and was set to get the new contract, has continually provided poor services to riders, and that Detroit officials should have involved the disability community more before deciding on the contract.
“If we want to be the change that we want to see in our children’s lives then that first requires us as parents to take action,” said Danielle Johnson, mother of a special education child. “That action is exposing your kids to different cultures, letting them watch the news with you, and simply telling them the truth about history.”
Caregivers often find themselves subject to a patchwork of policies across the country that can make it difficult to know for sure what resources are available to them. But advocates and leaders across Michigan and across the country agree: Michigan can reform its laws to better support the million-plus caregivers in the state.
An endangered missing woman was safely returned to staff at a mental health facility in Holly Township after she was seen walking away from the center in nothing but her pajamas last night, authorities said.
The 32-year-old Hermione Granger actor appeared on Friday’s The Late Late Toy Show. Caitriona, who raises awareness of autism, was completely taken aback when Emma popped up while testing out Hogwarts-themed games.