June 30, 2020
Disability Pride Month NY | July 2020 | Celebrating 30 years of the ADA

Disability Pride New York

New York Disability Pride Month 2020 The Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) Turns 30 Years Old This Year! July 26th, 2020 marks the 30th anniversary of the Americans with Disabilities Act! Throughout the month of July, we’ll be celebrating the ADA’s impact on our society and this landmark anniversary — […]
May 4, 2020
Keeping busy during quarantine with origami

Keeping Busy with Origami

Staying home and staying safe: Use Origami as a Way to Keep Busy! My name is Patrick, and one of the ways I keep busy is origami. There is a lot of joy to experience in paperfolding!  Origami is very relaxing to do. Origami is a Japanese word that breaks […]
April 23, 2020
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Autism Awareness Month 2020

April is National Autism Awareness Month The month of April provides us with the opportunity to raise awareness, educate others, and raise money for research. Communities all across the United States are engaged in raising awareness about autism and its effects, as well as the achievements of people who live with […]
April 2, 2020
3 Apps to Help You Work From Home | eVero Corp

3 Apps to Help You Work From Home

Three Mobile Applications to Help You Get Work Done From Home (or Anywhere) Technology has made it incredibly easy to work from anywhere these days, for almost whatever career path you are on.  Usually, “anywhere” can be a coffee shop, the library, or even the warm sandy beach. However, in […]
March 3, 2020

Adaptive Winter Activities & Sports

Adaptive Winter Sports: Snow Sports That Have Been Adapted for People With Disabilities Did you know that there are adaptive sports for people with disabilities? These are recreational or competitive sports with modifications (such as adapting equipment) that provide accessible support systems to allow disabled athletes to participate. All sports, […]
December 11, 2019

Protecting the World’s Homeless One Sheltersuit at a Time

Introducing the Sheltersuit: A mobile homeless shelter that fits in a backpack and keeps the world warmer!  Worldwide, millions of people are forced to sleep outside in the cold, and that number is growing by the minute. Poverty, mental illness, unexpected loss of jobs, natural disasters, and wars are the […]
November 6, 2019

National Pancreatic Cancer Awareness Month 2019

November is National Pancreatic Cancer Awareness Month, and November 21st is World Pancreatic Cancer Day.  November provides a unique opportunity to raise awareness, educate the world, share stories, and raise money for research all month long. Communities around the globe raise awareness for pancreatic cancer, celebrating survivors and honoring loved ones. […]
October 10, 2019

DisabiLife: Kodi Lee (America’s Got Talent)

Hello again! This is Jonathan Feldman with another edition of DisabiLife, and another spotlight on disabled characters in the media! This blog is part of an ongoing series on disabled characters in the media. Some prior segments include a blog on Dr. Shaun Murphy from The Good Doctor, and Dr. […]
September 25, 2019

National Service Dog Month 2019

This September, let’s celebrate the extraordinary work that service dogs do for the people in their care! Animals provide companionship, inspire confidence, and live to serve, protect, and assist their handlers. Service animals go a step further. Guide dogs, seeing eye dogs, service pets, and assistance animals help their humans […]
September 16, 2019

DisabiLife: Tannis (Borderlands) and Asperger’s

Hello everybody! Jonathan Feldman here, with another chapter of DisabiLife! Today’s blog is part of an ongoing series of entries on disabled characters portrayed in the media — video games, movies, television, books, and etc. There are many characters who, despite potential physical or mental limitations, have made incredible success […]
August 14, 2019

World Honey Bee Day 2019 – Save the Bees!

On World Honey Bee Day, which is held on the third Saturday in August, we celebrate the honey bee and the beekeepers who tend their hives! Why are bees important? Globally, the honey bee is the world’s most important pollinator of food crops, since there are more honey bees than any other types of bee or […]
July 17, 2019

DisabiLife: Summer Activities – The Long Island Ducks

Hi once more! This is Jonathan Feldman, with yet more action-packed DisabiLife summer activity information! So far, we’ve covered under the sea with the Long Island Aquarium, and into air & space with the Cradle of Aviation Museum. So today, I figured we could stay land-bound with our summer activity. […]
July 9, 2019

Disability Pride Month NY 2019

In the state of New York, the time is here to take part in Disability Pride Month! Disability Pride is the idea that people with disabilities should be proud of their disabled identity. After all, people with disabilities make up a large portion of the population! We are the largest […]
July 3, 2019

DisabiLife: Summer Activities – The Cradle of Aviation Museum

Jonathan Feldman is back to tell you what to do this summer! Last time, I talked about the Long Island Aquarium, and the under-the-sea activities you can try there right now. This time, I’ll go in a different direction – up! Part II – The Cradle of Aviation Museum in Garden […]
June 27, 2019

DisabiLife: Summer Activities – The Long Island Aquarium

Hello, loyal readers! Jonathan Feldman here, bringing you the latest in local news. Summer is nearly upon us, which means it’s time to find things to keep us occupied. So, I thought I’d go over a few handicap and disability-accessible events and activities to keep your minds off the heat, […]
June 24, 2019

Helen Keller Deaf-Blind Awareness Week – June 23-29, 2019

Helen Keller Deaf-Blind Awareness Week 2019 In 1984, President Ronald Reagan designated the last week of June as Helen Keller Deaf-Blind Awareness Week.  Each year, the celebrations extend around the world, including national and state campaigns in the United States. Helen Keller was the first deaf-blind person to earn a […]
June 17, 2019

A Send-Off for Sue

A fond farewell to my job coach, Sue P.! Hi once more! This is Jonathan Feldman, and today I wanted to talk about my Job Coach, Sue. She’s moving away soon, so I thought I’d take this opportunity to talk a little bit about what she has done for me. […]
June 13, 2019

Autistic Pride Day – June 18, 2019

Autistic Pride Day is on June 18th every year! Autistic Pride Day is almost here! This pride day was first celebrated in 2005 as an initiative by the organization Aspies for Freedom, and has quickly become a global event which is celebrated widely online and offline. The most important thing to note […]
June 10, 2019

Father’s Day 2019 on Long Island

Father’s Day 2019 on Long Island! Hi there! Jonathan Feldman here! Father’s Day is coming fast, and we all know a Father in our lives. So, whether you have a father or are one, here are some things going on here on Long Island that you can do together on […]
June 4, 2019

DisabiLife: Video Game Accessibility – Adjustable Gameplay

It’s that time again! Welcome to another installment of DisabiLife! As usual, I’m Jonathan Feldman, here to talk to you about topics affecting the daily lives of disabled individuals. Today, I’ll be wrapping up my segment on video game accessibility. So far, we’ve covered how game developers make games more playable […]
May 31, 2019

National Foster Care Month: Hunter Beaton’s “Day 1 Bags”

Hunter Beaton vowed to change the way foster children felt when they had to move in or out of new foster homes. Hunter Beaton is 18 years old and was born in Boerne, Texas. He has three adopted siblings who first came to his family’s home while they were in foster […]
May 29, 2019

DisabiLife: Video Game Accessibility – Mobility

This is Jonathan Feldman here with another episode of DisabiLife! Last time, I began my discussion about accessibility in video games. I talked a lot. In fact, I had so much to say, that I only had enough time to get through audiovisual accessibility! So in today’s segment of DisabiLife, […]
May 24, 2019

Uplifting Friends: Nick Abbot & Emerson the Labrador 

Nick Abbot is a deaf man who found his perfect companion when he adopted Emerson, a dog who is also deaf.  Nick first saw Emerson, a cute black Labrador, on his Facebook News Feed when the North Florida Rescue of Maine posted the dog’s picture. Emerson was looking for a loving […]
May 20, 2019

DisabiLife: Video Game Accessibility – Sight & Sound

Hi there! Jonathan Feldman here, with my new blog segment: DisabiLife! In my segment, I’ll be talking about ways that disabled individuals are able to live normal lives and sharing my perspectives across many subjects that affect the community. As my first topic, I’ll be discussing video game accessibility. Now, […]
May 14, 2019

Hero Spotlight: Anthony Ianni

Hero Spotlight: Anthony Ianno, Basketball Star with Autism and Anti-Bullying Advocate This is a story about Anthony Ianni, who is an amazing man with Autism. Here is a quote he wrote: Bullying can affect everybody today, including people with Autism. A stat most people don’t know is that 65-90% of […]
April 16, 2019

eVero’s Sensory-Friendly Screening of SHAZAM!

A Celebration for Autism Awareness Month & New York Self-Direction On Friday, April 12th, we hosted a sensory-friendly film screening for the developmentally disabled community in New York. We gathered 150 people from agencies across Long Island to view DC’s newest hit superhero movie, SHAZAM! at the Farmingdale Cinema de Lux. A […]
April 9, 2019

Spring 2019 Hire Me! Interview Skills Seminar

Hi, Jonathan Feldman here again! eVero Outreach just finished up another six-week session of our Hire Me! Interview Skills Seminar. This season, we hosted groups from YAI Westbury and Life’s WORC, and I think everyone learned a lot from the experience. During our six weeks, we covered everything about the […]
March 22, 2019

The Good Doctor and Autism

Hi everyone! March is Developmental Disabilities Awareness Month, and April is Autism Awareness Month. I’m going to talk today about one of my favorite shows on television: “The Good Doctor”, which centers around an autistic surgeon. “The Good Doctor” features Shaun Murphy, a surgical resident at the fictional St. Bonaventure Hospital […]
March 13, 2019

Brain Injury Awareness

Brain Injury Awareness Day & Traumatic Brain Injury Awareness Month March is National TBI Awareness Month. The Brain Injury Association of America (BIAA) has acknowledged National TBI Awareness Month for over 3 decades! Furthermore, today – March 13th, 2019 – is Brain Injury Awareness Day. There will be an awareness […]