Dreamscape Blog

Medicaid and Eligibility for the Disabled

Date Posted: February 25, 2019

Many jobs provide medical benefits to employees, but what about those who cannot work do to get coverage? Many people are unaware of their eligibility for Medicaid insurance, especially those who are unemployable due to a disability. Thankfully in most states, applying for Medicaid and meeting eligibility requirements is simple. To find out more about the program and if you or a loved one are Read More...


What You Need to Know About Accessible Housing

Date Posted: February 22, 2019

According to the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development, our nation is far from meeting today’s accessible housing needs. In their last study, they reported only one-third of American housing is able to be modified to meet the needs of individuals with mobility disabilities. Beyond that, only 5% of housing is currently designed to be accessible to individuals with moderate Read More...


Top Resources for Disabled Veterans

Date Posted: February 18, 2019

Our Veterans left their families and homes to fight the battles necessary to secure the safety of our nation and the world. What many of us civilians don’t hear or see is the life changing impact left on not only these brave men and women but their loved ones as well. To put it into prospective, based on a survey by the American Community Survey, in 2017 an estimated 26.3% of Read More...


6 Things You Probably Didn’t Know About Down Syndrome

Date Posted: February 15, 2019

Education starts with awareness. That’s why we’re taking the time to cover some of the disabilities in today’s society you may have heard of, but know surprisingly little about them. Our blog series starts with Down syndrome. Read along as we cover some basic facts about this disability, it’s features, and risk factors. 6 Facts About Down Syndrome What is Down syndrome, exactly? Get Read More...


Raising Funds Through Retail with eBay Giving Works

Date Posted: February 8, 2019

In this day and age, many nonprofits have to get creative in order to find ways to raise funds. Here at Dreamscape Foundation, we try to find strategies that help us raise large funds efficiently so we can spend more time helping others. Enter eBay Giving Works: eBay’s way of letting online sellers and buyers raise funds for their favorite charities. What is eBay Giving Works? In Read More...


A Volunteer’s Look at a Night to Shine

Date Posted: February 1, 2019

Sammy Callari is just one of many who will be volunteering to help bring SWFL’s “Night to Shine” alive this February. However, this isn’t his first rodeo. Sammy has volunteered for this event before and has a strong passion for the impact it has on the disabled community. Who is Sammy Callari? Sammy is a former MMA fighter who became a personal trainer. It was there he met Parker, a Read More...


Derek Daniel Uncovers Life After Sight Loss

Date Posted: January 25, 2019

Life is a challenge when you’re born with limited or no vision, but what about when you lose this pivotal sense later on in life? Whether it happens in a single moment or over the course of time, the impact will rock your entire way of living. You’re thrown into a brand new world where you’re forced to figure out life after sight loss. It happened to Derek Daniel. His story became Read More...


Tiltify Offers a Charitable Spin on Streaming

Date Posted: January 25, 2019

Live streaming is here to stay. According to Cision PR Newswire, streaming is projected to become a 70.5 billion dollar industry by 2021. Yet it isn’t just great for profit. With the rapid swell of audiences for live streaming channels comes an opportunity to bring people together in a common cause. In fact, that’s exactly what Tiltify does for it’s users. What is Read More...


Samivaya JD Shares His Story to Empower Others

Date Posted: January 18, 2019

Samivaya JD is the human and story behind his self-titled YouTube channel, which offers a glimpse into the many unique aspects of his life. His personable videos offer a window into not just one, but many minority labels, including the culture and lifestyles that come with them. But what are they, exactly? And who is he? Read on to discover a glimpse of this young man’s story. Who is Read More...


The Special Needs Community Gets a “Night to Shine” in Southwest Florida

Date Posted: January 11, 2019

On February 8, 2019, special needs communities across the globe will come together for a “Night to Shine”. What began as an event sparked by the Tim Tebow Foundation has now become a movement recognizing and celebrating the beauty of 90,000 unique individuals as they are showered with love. What is Night to Shine All About? Churches around the globe are literally rolling out the Read More...