Dedicated to the accurate portrayal and employment of people with disabilities in all media.
"Young people [with disabilities] are powerful, and they can have anything that they can decide to work hard for."
"We underestimate the power of role models. Just one great accurate representation can spark a thousand others."
Here are the highs and lows, the wins and losses, and the good and bad that 2018 held for the disability rights movement and inclusion.
The show's stars, writers and executive producers discuss creating opportunities for deaf talent on their series both on and off-screen.
Media Access Awards co-host @LoganLaurice: "I grew up with two uncles who had disabilities. It was just a part of my life and my world. Disability was never something that was different. It was my normal."
The 2018 Media Access Awards #MediaAccessAwards https://t.co/vRaDQEmJre
Live from the 2018 Media Access Awards https://t.co/9OnXy3REUs