Presented by the Mid-Atlantic ADA Center

An effective ADA Coordinator is critical to successful ADA implementation. However, the role and responsibilities of the ADA Coordinator are often both ill-defined and misunderstood. This session clearly outlined the functions of the ADA Coordinator position, the departments and community members the ADA Coordinator should interact with, and how the ADA Coordinator position should fit into the overall structure of a Title II entity.

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Brown Bag Lunch & Learn

Presented by TransCen, Inc. and the Mid-Atlantic ADA Center

Presented by the Mid-Atlantic ADA Center

The accessibility of buildings and facilities has become one of the most litigated issues under the ADA. This session reviewed typical design and construction gaffes to create awareness, and provided an opportunity for participants to discuss concerns in their own projects.

Presented by TransCen, Inc. and the Mid-Atlantic ADA Center

This webinar, presented by Jeanne Goldberg, Senior Attorney Advisor in the Office of Legal Counsel at the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) reviewed court decisions issued in 2015-16 raising new reasonable accommodation issues, highlighting examples of employer pitfalls and best practices for ADA compliance.

Presented by TransCen, Inc. and the Mid-Atlantic ADA Center

National Disability Employment Awareness Month poster #InclusionWorks

 

September 13, 2016

Welcoming a New Team Member

The Mid-Atlantic ADA Center is pleased to welcome Claire Stanley as our new Training Specialist. Claire has a Juris Doctorate (JD) and experience working with a number of disability rights organizations. She will be conducting training throughout the region on various aspects of the ADA. Welcome, Claire!

The Rehabilitation Research and Training Center (RRTC) on Healthy Aging and Physical Disability conducts research and training activities to promote healthy aging for people with long-term physical disabilities, including muscular dystrophy (MD), multiple sclerosis (MS), post-polio syndrome (PPS), and spinal cord injury (SCI). The site also offers training materials and information, including articles and user-friendly fact sheets.

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