Recommended Readings

Glossary of Disability and National Service Related Terms
(http://serviceandinclusion.org/index.php?page=glossary)
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, www.ragged-edge-mag.com
  • 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
(http://www.serviceandinclusion.org/handbook/index.php)
This handbook gives detailed plans for recruiting persons with disabilities to your service program.

AHEAD publication list
(http://www.ahead.org/publications)

Corporation for National and Community Service (CNCS) publications
(http://www.nationalservicepubs.org/content/search.asp?FormName=Search)

National and Community Service Trust Act of 1993
(http://www.nationalservice.gov/pdf/cncs_statute_1993.pdf)

The Edward M. KennedyServe America Act
(http://www.opencongress.org/bill/111-h1388/text)