Advocacy

Promoting and defending the rights of disabled citizens, both veterans and non-veterans, is the mission of Kentucky-Indiana Paralyzed Veterans of America (KIPVA) Legislation & Advocacy programs. KIPVA strives to remove all barriers and to enforce and improve the legal rights of all disabled peopled including:

  • ADA Compliance
  • Equal Access to Transportation
  • Full Educational Opportunities
  • Job training
  • Pension and Disability Insurance
  • Accessible housing
  • Elimination of Insensitive Attitudes and Stereotypes 

Taking Care 
of Veterans with ALS

Rickey Grant, PVA Central Regional Director works with ALS veterans to secure their VA benefits and assure that they have the care and support needed to face this most difficult diagnosis, regardless of membership status.