Recommended Readings

Glossary of Disability and National Service Related Terms
NSIP Recommends:

  • By Trust Betrayed and FDR's Splendid Deception, Hugh Gregory Gallagher
  • Moving Violations: War Zones, Wheelchairs, and Declarations of Independence, John Hockenberry
  • Make Them Go Away: Clint Eastwood, Christopher Reeve, and the Case Against Disability Rights, Mary Johnson
  • Reflections from a Different Journey: What Adults with Disabilities Wish All Parents Knew, Stanley D. Klein & John D. Kemp
  • Extraordinary People with Disabilities, Deborah Kent Ragged Edge Magazine,
  • Don't Laugh at Me (ages 4-8), Steve Seskin and Allen Shamblin/illustrations by Glin Dibley, afterword by Peter Yarrow
  • No Pity, Joseph P. Shapiro
  • Awakening to Disability: Nothing About Us Without Us, Karen G. Stone

Inclusion Creating an Inclusive Environment: A Handbook for the Inclusion of People with Disabilities in National and Community Service Programs
This handbook gives detailed plans for recruiting persons with disabilities to your service program.

AHEAD publication list

Corporation for National and Community Service (CNCS) publications

National and Community Service Trust Act of 1993

The Edward M. KennedyServe America Act