July 10, 2018

REV UP Issues Guide for the 2018 Elections

This guide outlines issues, legislation, and regulations that may be of interest to voters with disabilities, advocates, candidates, and the media. Positions expressed represent a consensus of disability advocates and advocacy organizations, but may not reflect the views of all individuals with disabilities.

July 31, 2018

Presented by the ADA National Network

Now that the Revised 508 Standards are final, what are the next steps for your agency? What policies should an agency have in place, revise, or update to best address the new standards? Join us for a lively and informative discussion between two experienced accessibility policymakers as they address this subject.

November 15, 2018

Presented by the ADA National Network

Adobe InDesign is a wonderful tool for producing creative documents; however, InDesign can be challenging when it comes to creating a document that is attractive and accessible. This webinar will take you step by step when it comes to making an accessible document in InDesign. Helpful tips and tools will also be shared along the way to help you create an accessible PDF beginning in InDesign.

July 26, 2018

Hosted by The National Collaborative on Workforce and Disability for Youth

In this webinar, speakers Eve L. Hill & Regina Kline from Inclusivity Strategic Consulting will explain recent changes to the landscape of federal law and policy with regard to disability employment, and how those changes have impacted the obligations of schools.

June 26, 2018

Delta Updates Policy: One Emotional Support Animal per Customer, No Pit Bulls

Delta Airlines announced additional restrictions on carrying service and support animals in aircraft cabins. The airline will no longer accept pit bull type dogs as service or support animals, and emotional support animals will be limited to one per customer, per flight. The new policies are set to take effect July 10.

June 26, 2018

W3C Issues Improved Accessibility Guidance for Websites and Applications

The World Wide Web Consortium (W3C) announced the release of an updated version of its Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG). WCAG 2.1 expands existing coverage of mobile accessibility, and adds more provisions in the areas of low vision, and cognitive and learning disabilities.

June 26, 2018

A Transportation Guide for Persons Who Are Blind or Have Low Vision

This updated guide, designed for people with vision disabilities and those who serve them, contains helpful information about finding and using transportation options.