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To offer persons with disabilities the opportunity to achieve, maintain and strengthen their level of independence.

What's New at Ability1st

A Roaring Success!

Thank you to our sponsors, volunteers, donors, and guests who supported the 4th Annual Capital City Bikefest! This event raised funds to support Ability1st programs and services, providing valuable resources and assistance to persons with disabilities living in the Big Bend community. We’d also like to recognize this year’s Bikefest…

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In Case You Missed It: Celebration of ADA 25th Anniversary Held

TALLAHASSEE, FL—Hundreds of people marched down Adams Street in Tallahassee this morning to celebrate the 25th Anniversary of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA). Agency for Persons with Disabilities Director Barbara Palmer said, “We are thrilled with the great turn out today to recognize this important civil rights legislation. The…

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