June 7, 2018

Presented by the ADA National Network and the U.S. Access Board

This is an important session if you are responsible for Federal facilities or do design and construction work under the ABA. We will provide an overview of the ABA Accessibility Standard (ABAAS). A compliance specialist with the Board will discuss the ABA complaint investigation process and the steps involved in resolving complaints. You will also learn about the most common barriers to accessibility in complaints received under the ABA and the status of compliance over the past five years.

May 3, 2018

Presented by the ADA National Network and the U.S. Access Board

This session will provide a refresher on the requirements common to both the ADA and ABA for recreation facilities. The presenter will provide an overview of the criteria for accessible recreation facilities, including play areas, swimming pools, sports facilities, fishing piers, boating facilities, golf courses, and amusement rides.

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February 20, 2018

Presented by the ADA National Network and the Great Lakes ADA Center

Hear how the recently passed Tax Bill impacts the disability community and what to expect in Federal policy in 2018 as the threat for reform to Medicaid, Medicare and Social Security looms.

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February 6, 2018

GW: “Officials Examine Website Accessibility amid Federal Disability Investigation”

Officials at George Washington University (GW) have formed a task force to examine the accessibility of the school’s websites.

February 6, 2018

Webinar:
Top Things to Know About Braille Signage

February 15, 2018
12:30 - 1:00 p.m. Eastern Time
Join us for this 30-minute webinar and learn more about accessible signage.

February 6, 2018

Research in Focus: Ideas for Supporting Healthy Lifestyles for Youth with Disabilities

Recent focus groups of youth with disabilities from racial/ethnic minority backgrounds and their parents highlighted challenges faced when trying to engage in healthy lifestyles and participate actively in recreational activities.

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