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Jun 6 2024

Title II – Accessibility for State and Local Government Funded Facilities

11:30am - 1:30pm

Description The Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) has five “Titles”, that provide different protections for people with disabilities. Title II of the ADA specifically covers Public Services provided by any state or local government. As a tax funded entity, there are more accessibility requirements than expected of private entities or businesses. Access Board Accessibility Specialists...

Jun 9 2024

2024 National ADA Symposium: June 9-12

8:00am - 4:00pm Hilton Minneapolis

The National ADA Symposium has earned the reputation as the most comprehensive conference available on the Americans with Disabilities Act and related disability laws. The National ADA Symposium-Minneapolis will offer 93 sessions on a wide range of topics presented by nationally recognized experts on the ADA and disability issues.  We're excited at the range and...

Jun 13 2024

Self-Evaluation Part I

11:30am - 1:00pm

People with disabilities often face barriers to participation. Through the self-evaluation and transition process, municipalities have an opportunity to uncover and fix barriers. This training will walk through these processes. Other Accommodations: Accommodations provided upon request. From the Sponsor: Region 1 - New England ADA Center, Audience: Architects/Contractors, People with Disabilities, State and Local Government,...

Jun 14 2024

Self-Evaluation Part II

6:00am - 7:30am

Description: Self-Evaluation Part II Per the ADA, people with disabilities have the right to participate in all programs, services, and activities, but often face barriers to participation. Through the self-evaluation and transition process, municipalities have an opportunity to uncover and fix barriers. This training will walk through these processes. The evaluation of programs and facilities,...

Jun 18 2024

Lunch and Learn Webinar: Private Business Open to the Public

12:00pm - 1:00pm

Join us for the second of four FREE virtual lunch and learn webinars. This session will describe how the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) protects your rights to goods and services in private businesses. Learn about the ADA and your civil rights as a person with a disability! Register now

Jun 28 2024

2024 African American Conference on Disabilities

9:00am - 2:30pm

REGISTRATION FOR JUNE CONFERENCE WILL OPEN MARCH 4 The AACD is the premier comprehensive disability conference in the United States that addresses the intersection between race and disability. The conference examines avenues for self-advocacy to ensure the effective provision of services, resources, and enforcement of civil rights in the African American and disability communities. In...

Jul 10 2024

Ask an ADA Professional Questions RE: Early Childcare and the ADA

11:00am - 12:00pm

Description Children with disabilities under the ADA have a right to equal opportunities in early childcare programs as children without disabilities. Early childcare can include privately run centers, home day care, government-run centers, before and after school care programs, and summer programs. Care workers and providers often play an important role in children’s lives. For...

Jul 10 2024

Ask an ADA Professional Questions RE: Early Childcare and the ADA

11:00am - 1:00pm

Description Children with disabilities under the ADA have a right to equal opportunities in early childcare programs as children without disabilities. Early childcare can include privately run centers, home day care, government-run centers, before and after school care programs, and summer programs. Care workers and providers often play an important role in children’s lives. For...

Jul 16 2024

Engaging Kids About Disability Through Animated Cartoons

10:00am - 11:00am

Description: Presenters: Peter Quinn, Multimedia Editor Yang Tan Institute, Joe Zesski, Program Manager Northeast ADA Center The Northeast ADA Center has been producing and testing a unique animated school cartoon series intended for elementary-aged children that is designed to educate the next generation about disability inclusion. The videos, along with a companion curriculum, is intended...

Jul 17 2024

Recent ADA Developments in the Criminal Legal System

11:00am - 12:30pm

Description People with disabilities often interface with the criminal legal system. This legal webinar will discuss how ADA issues have played out when people with disabilities are incarcerated and subsequently return to society. The presenter will utilize recent court decisions and settlements to explore critical issues like access to treatment, physical accessibility, effective communication, program...

Sep 24 2024

Lunch and Learn Webinar: Employment Rights

12:00pm - 1:00pm

Join us for the third of four FREE virtual lunch and learn webinars. This webinar will cover how the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) protects your rights in employment. Learn about the ADA and your civil rights as a person with a disability! Register now

Dec 3 2024

Lunch and Learn Webinar: Effective Communication

12:00pm - 1:00pm

Join us for the fourth FREE virtual lunch and learn webinar. This session will cover how the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) protects your rights in to effective communication. Learn about the ADA and your civil rights as a person with a disability! Register now

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