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Posted on: 2018/08/09

     

Posted on: 2018/08/07

City of Denver initiate new sidewalk rules.

Posted on: 2018/07/26

28 years ago today the ADA was signed into law....and we have seen changes that only dreamed at one point. 

Posted on: 2018/07/05

I could not agree more with every one of the sentiments and laments described in so many of the posts and on social media pertaining to the subject of Independence Day I have read from yesterday based on all of our collective current experiences  These same experiences have led to the following: I have literally cried. I …

Posted on: 2018/06/22

As a social justice organization, CCDC agrees with the statements made by our partner CCLP. CCDC is very concerned about all of the children and parents separated. When CCDC supported HB 18-1104 this year to help keep families with disabilities together, we did so out a belief that all families should be given support to …

Posted on: 2009/12/28

On December 23, 2009, the Colorado Cross-Disability Coalition (“CCDC”) filed a class action lawsuit against the Colorado Department of Health Care Policy and Financing (“Department”) in the Denver District Court of Colorado requesting that the Court order the State to retract the cuts in the amounts Medicaid clients are entitled to receive to pay for …

Posted on: 2009/12/01

WASHINGTON, D.C., November 24, 2009 –Today the Equal Rights Center (ERC), a national civil rights non-profit, and the Colorado Cross-Disability Coalition (CCDC), a statewide disability rights advocacy organization, filed federal lawsuits in Colorado and Maryland against Abercrombie & Fitch Co.—including Hollister and Abercrombie & Fitch stores—alleging that the stores using these brands fail to provide adequate access to goods …

Posted on: 2009/12/01

CCDC is proud to announce the winners of the 2009 Memorial Awards honoring their dedicated work in advancing and preserving the rights of persons with disabilities and improving quality of life issues. Pamela S Carter for the Jeanette Klimach and George Roberts “Foot Soldier Award” Colorado Coalition for the Homeless for the Jerry Urban “David and Goliath” …


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