Ability Stories: Discussing the Successes, Challenges and Stories of People with Disabilities

The Story of Jan Brown Including her 31-year Marriage to Charlie and his Passing Away from a Degenerative Form of Muscular Dystrophy

February 27, 2017

Blind from birth, Jan grew up with high parental expectations, a determination to succeed, and compassion for others. This is her story.

Topics discussed include the following:
- Jan’s early years and her education
- Her involvement in the disability civil rights movement
- Her marriage to Charlie and Charlie’s death
- Her thoughts about her life and a couple of great stories that will make anyone who has a less than perfect day with a service dog feel much better