An inspirational message from Work Without Limits champion
December 21, 2011
Work Without Limits was created through a statewide strategic plan to improve employment outcomes for people with disabilities, undertaken as part of the Medicaid Infrastructure-Comprehensive Employment Opportunities (MI-CEO) grant that UMass Medical School has received in partnership with the Massachusetts Executive Office of Health and Human Services since 2003. The MI-CEO grant is managed by the Disability, Health and Employment Policy unit at the Center for Health Policy and Research at Commonwealth Medicine, the public sector health consulting division of UMMS.
Tanner was one of six people profiled on the Work Without Limits website as part of a public awareness campaign launch in the spring.
Read the full story on Boston.com here: Disabled swim coach Bo Tanner an inspiration to kids
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