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Valuable New Podcast Launched for Families and People with a Developmental Disability

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The Empowering Ability Podcast is a new initiative that get families and individuals with a disability valuable word-of-mouth info on building a full and meaningful life. The Podcast host is Eric Goll, who has a sibling with a developmental disability. Eric interviews an expert guest in each episode covering a variety of topics including; support, finances, housing, friendship, community, and employment.

Empowering Ability LogoThe podcast is free and available on your mobile device through iTunes, or Podbean for Android users. The Introduction Episode and first 6 episodes are available now so head over to iTunes or Podbean and search ‘Empowering Ability’ to check them out. You can also listen and learn more on the Empowering Ability website at

Eric writes on his website: “My sister, Sarah, who means the world to me, has a developmental disability. Over the last 2 years, I’ve worked with Sarah as her coach to design and build the life she wants to live. I’ve created this Podcast and Community to get individuals with a disability information that will help you create an amazing life. Take a listen to the introduction episode to hear my story. Love & Respect, Eric.”

This is a beautifully-produced and engaging podcast that is well worth tuning in for!

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Visit the Empowering Ability website at for more.