Stephen W. Dale is a disability rights advocate and spends much of his time attending disability rights activities, including legislative hearings and serving on boards and committees of disability-right’s organizations. His outreach and level of commitment to the disabled community has received national recognition and he is the recipient of the prestigious 2010 Theresa Foundation Award and 2007 NAELA Powley Award. Mr. Dale serves on the Board of the ARC of California and is a member of the Special Needs Alliance, a national, not for profit organization of attorneys dedicated to the practice of disability and public benefits law.
Steve is a frequent speaker on a variety of disability related topics across the country. He regularly teaches courses to the public, financial and service professionals, and other attorneys on Special Needs Trusts and Trust administration.
Additionally, Steve provides free information, referrals and support in understanding the various issues surrounding special needs benefits, services and care through his public service website, www.achievingindependence.com