‘Think Differently’ initiative supports people with disabilities
With Autism awareness on the rise and people trying to adapt to the increased number of people diagnosed on the spectrum it is comforting to see a towns starting a new initiative that spotlights accepting those with disabilities. In the article published in the post star it explains plans for Lake George and other local governments to “Think differently” ….
written by JOSEPH TINGLEY Special to The Post-Star Jul 31, 2016
LAKE GEORGE — A new initiative calls upon local government and residents to be more conscious and accepting of people with disabilities, especially those on the autism spectrum.
The Lake George Village Board voted unanimously earlier this month for a resolution that calls for the adoption of the “Think Differently” initiative for the village, including residents and business owners.
The initiative also seeks to implement programs that make the community more accessible.