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Spread the Word to End the Word Campaign

The R-word hurts. It's offensive. It's derogatory. This worldwide campaign asks people to pledge to stop saying the R-word as a starting point toward creating more accepting attitudes and communities for all people. Language affects attitudes and attitudes affect actions.

Pledge today to use respectful, people-first language.

Pledge To Show Respect To Everyone








We pledged at the Complex Care Center on Tuesday March 27, 2018!

Pledge to Show Respect

Spread the Word to End the Word


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