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LWM: Diversity, Inclusion, Equity, & Accessibility

LWM: Diversity, Inclusion, Equity, & Accessibility

On this episode of "Living Well in Montana" LIFTT Executive Director Carlos Ramalho and Outreach Coordinator John Robison talk about "Diversity, Inclusion, Equity and Acessiblity" with Regina S. Dyton an Equity Consultant with the Partnership for Inclusive Disaster...

LWM: Health, Happiness and the Pursuit of Inclusion

LWM: Health, Happiness and the Pursuit of Inclusion

This edition of “Living Well in Montana” focuses on "Health Happiness and the Pursuit of Inclusion" and features host, & LIFTT Peer Program Coordinator Tanya Thomas talking with Dr. Meg Traci of the Rural Institute for Inclusive Communities at the University of...

Otto Bremer Trust awards LIFTT a grant to support operations

Otto Bremer Trust awards LIFTT a grant to support operations

Living Independently for Today & Tomorrow (LIFTT) is pleased to announce a grant received from the Otto Bremer Trust, in the amount of $60,000.00. to support LIFTT’s general operations. According to Carlos Ramalho, LIFTT’s Executive Director, “this grant provides...

LWM: Maintaining Independence through Occupational Therapy

LWM: Maintaining Independence through Occupational Therapy

  In this episode of "Living Well in Montana" LIFTT Communications & Government Affairs Coordinator, Jed Barton talks with LIFTT Board member and occupational therapist Shelly Noel about how people can maintain independence through occupational therapy. .Ms....

Need your FREE COVID-19 Booster? LIFTT can help!

Need your FREE COVID-19 Booster? LIFTT can help!

  A new type of COVID-19 booster has been approved and is available in Montana. It was engineered to target two strains of COVID-19: the SARS-CoV-2 and the omicron variant, which are causing most current cases. Anyone 12 or older who received a primary series of...

Living Well in Montana talks with Montana Association for the Blind

Living Well in Montana talks with Montana Association for the Blind

In this episode of "Living Well in Montana" LIFTT Peer Program Coordinator, Tanya Thomas talks with Michael Mooney, President of the Rimrock Chapter of the Montana Association of the Blind (MAB) about MAB and how it works to support the independence of the Blind/Low...

Living Well in Montana Takes a Look at “Landon’s Legacy”

Living Well in Montana Takes a Look at “Landon’s Legacy”

 In this edition of "Living Well in Montana", LIFTT Team members Corby Skinner and Jed Barton talk with Marcie Smith (Founder, President) and DeAnn Visser (Capital Campaign Coordinator) of the Landon's Legacy Foundation about the life of Landon Smith and how the...

LIFTT Board of Directors to Meet September 15

The board of directors of Living Independently for Today &Tomorrow (LIFTT will hold a meeting on Thursday, September 15, 2022, beginning at 4 p.m. The meeting will be conducted virtually using the Zoom platform. The public is invited to attend and offer comments...

September 2022 Newsletter Now Available!

The September 2022 Edition of the LIFTT Connection newsletter is now available! Click here to download it (Adobe PDF) or follow the links below to individual stories. In this issue of the LIFTT Connection: LIFTT launches mobile app for Apple and Android devices  LIFTT...

September 2022 Director’s Corner: We Created an App for You!

In August 2022, LIFTT launched its new App. We are the first Center for Independent Living (CIL) in the nation to do so. It is vital to have an App because the mobile era is here to stay. More people are using mobile devices such as smartphones, GPS, laptops, tablets,...