News

  1. New Bulletin from Ohio AgrAbility

    Dec 21, 2015

    Selecting and Operating a Wheelchair to Meet Your Agricultural Needs, Bulletin #966
  2. Ohio AgrAbility Would Like to Conduct an Educational Program in Your Area

    Nov 13, 2015

    To help prevent back injuries for farmers and gardeners, Ohio AgrAbility will be presenting “Oh My Aching Back” presentations throughout the state. The 45-min presentation will focus on back strain and give tips and information for preventing back injuries for both the young and older farmers and gardeners.

  3. OT's Role Helping Farmers and Ranchers

    Jul 10, 2015

    The June 29th 2015 issue of OT Practice magazine features an article titled "A Growing Opportunity - OT's Role Helping Farmers and Ranchers. To dowload a copy click this link: OT Practice Magazine

  4. National AgrAbility training workshop set in New York state

    Mar 4, 2015

    NEWS RELEASE

    March 3, 2015

    National AgrAbility training workshop set in New York state

    WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. - The 2015 AgrAbility National Training Workshop will cover issues of disability in the agricultural industry and include tours of area farms and other attractions.

    The conference will be April 13-16 at the Hyatt Regency Rochester in Rochester, New York.

  5. Bill Wilkins, 'Spirit of Easter Seals' Award Winner

    Nov 19, 2014

    Congratulations to Bill Wilkins for receiving the "Spirit of Easter Seals" Award. This award recognizes an individual served by Easter Seals TriState who goes out of their way to help others, serves as a role model for their peers, and consistently displays an upbeat and positive attitude. Bill has been an Ohio AgrAbility client and active participant in AgrAbility programing for several years.  Thank you, Bill, for all of your contributions and efforts to make Ohio AgrAbility a better program. 

  6. Save the Date! 2015 AgrAbility National Training Workshop

    Oct 29, 2014

    Join us April 13-16 in Rochester, New York for the 2015 AgrAbility National Training Workshop, the premier training event addressing issues of disability in agriculture.

    Professionals and AgrAbility consumers from all over the country will participate in four days of plenary sessions, breakouts, tours, networking and special events.

    For more information visit http://agrability.org/ntw/

  7. AgrAbility Webinar: Arthritis Pain Management

    Oct 23, 2014

    Arthritis Pain Management
    Tuesday, November 18, 2014
    3:00 p.m. EDT

  8. Ohio AgrAbility Program improving quality of life on the farm

    Sep 15, 2014

    " The Ohio AgrAbility Program has a mission to promote independence for people in agriculture who want to continue to farm after experiencing a disabling condition. The program’s goal is to provide education, resources, and technical assistance to those individuals and their families so they may continue to do what they love to do, farm.

  9. Ohio AgrAbility Presentations at 2014 ISASH Conference

    Jun 25, 2014

    The 2014 ISASH Conference—Cultivating Ag Safety and Health June 22 -26, 2014 in Omaha, Nebraska at the Embassy Suites Old Market.   Focusing on agricultural safety and health issues, this conference presents a broad range of efforts and techniques aimed at reducing hazards and improving the health and safety of agricultural producers, family members, employees, and visitors on the farm and ranch. Special topics for plenary and breakout sessions
  10. Sharing ideas and being neighborly is foundation of Ohio AgrAbility Program

    May 22, 2014

    For generations, farm families and rural folks have shared unique traits. For one, they help each other through life’s ups and downs. Although it is not often talked about, being a good neighbor is a common philosophy. And that unspoken mannerism is evident during times of hardship as well as times of celebration. Coming to lend a helping hand is just what rural neighbors do when there is a tragedy or the job at hand is too large for one person or one family to bear.

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