The changing face of disablilities


Special Chronicles podcast

As early as a generation ago, many people with disabilities lived “away” in institutions or homes, not integrated into the community and certainly not often part of the visible workforce.



Someone who never let the “disability” label stop him is Daniel Smrokowski. The Westmont native, who was diagnosed with learning disabilities and a speech disorder after being born over three months prematurely, said there are many common misconceptions people have about children and adults with special needs.



Meet Daniel and find out how he is working to change the perception of “disability.”



In the photo, Daniel and friends create the 100th episode of “Special Chronicles,“ his podcast that highlights the special needs community. Photo: Daniel Smrokowski.






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