Provide legal advocacy and community outreach to people with disabilties isolated in work shelters earning pennies an hour in poor work conditions, and shut down the school-to-work shelter pipeline.
Ted is the right person for the project because:
• He is committed to ending the segregation and exploitation of people with disabilities warehoused into work shelters
• Having worked with people with disabilities as a law clerk, Ted is attuned to the legal and social challenges people with disabilities face
• He has grown up around people with various disabilities and his unique perspective will allow him to build relationships of trust with his clients