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“Chris can be booked to speak to your group or organization, telling his story of overcoming his disabilities and raising awareness of the disabled.  If you just want Chris to come and talk, that can be arranged too. To book him or find out more information, use the form below. One of the main topics that Chris enjoys talking about is families with kids with Cerebral Palsy. Since Chris has Cerebral Palsy himself, he knows how CP affects the family.”

Chris’ Speaks

Chris can be booked to speak to your group or organization, telling his story of overcoming his disabilities and raising awareness of the disabled. If you just want Chris to come and talk, that can be arranged too. To book him or find out more information, use the form below.
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Chris Lenart

I am Chris Lenart and I was born on June 7, 1969.
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Work

While I was working, I started a diversity group for employees who had a disability
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Education

The education that I received didn’t actually teach us much.
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College

I went on to college to the University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign

I have a weekly newsletter. It is a great way to get to know me a little bit better. I write about something that I saw on the news related to disability. Sometimes I write something from my heart.

Many people struggle with Cerebral Palsy in today’s world. My goal at Disability Awareness is to provide individuals with Cerebral Palsy and other disabilities with a voice. As I have Cerebral Palsy I understand the challenges, hardships, and hurdles one faces when living a life with a disability. I am here to provide quality information to help you become the best you possibly can while providing you with a support system you can always count on. Check out our blog section to see articles written for individuals with disabilities. Many people struggle with Cerebral Palsy in today’s world. I am here to provide quality information to help you become the best you possibly can while providing you with a support system you can always count on. Check out my blog section to see articles written for individuals with disabilities.

I am passionate about helping families with kids with Cerebral Palsy because I know the struggles they face. But,  families with a child who has another disability might have similar struggles. So I try to make my blog posts that everyone can benefit from.

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Blog

We have a blog about different disability topics. Since we have Cerebral Palsy, we do talk a lot about CP.

YouTube

We have a YouTube channel since 2015 about disability awareness. We do a video on Tuesdays and Fridays.

Shop

We have an online store to sell our book and other items. Please check it out.

Real Success Stories

  • “If you are disabled, it is probably not your fault, but it is no good blaming the world or expecting it to take pity on you. One has to have a positive attitude and must make the best of the situation that one finds oneself in; if one is physically disabled, one cannot afford to be psychologically disabled as well."
  • Braun was born and raised in Winamac, Indiana. When he was six years old, doctors diagnosed him with muscular dystrophy. At the age of 15, he created a motorized wagon with his father to help him get around. Five years later, Braun created a motorized scooter, which he called the Tri-Wheeler, using various parts from his cousin’s farm.
  • Marlee lost much of her hearing at the age of eighteen months. That did not stop her from acting in a children's theater company at age seven; she was Dorothy in "The Wizard of Oz." Her deafness never held her back. As an adult she said it so eloquently: "I have always resisted putting limitations on myself, both professionally and personally."
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