In partnership with Inter American Interpreting Services, the Disability Project magnifies the leadership, collective power, and visibility of LGBTQ disabled/Deaf/ill constituents.
Led by Gerardo Castillo the Disability Project embeds disability, Deafness, and expertise into LGBTQ movement work. The Project breaks isolation, grows connections, and builds leadership within trans disability/Deaf/chronically ill communities.
Gerardo Castillo is an anti-ableism and disability community educator and capacity builder. Gerardo works to highlight the exclusion, criminalization, exploitation and oppression experienced by disabled communities; particularly those living at the forefront of disposable. He has have been working to insert and reveal disability justice values in multiple justice movements, while supporting multi-issue capacity and vibrancy in disability communities for decades.