February 6, 2018

February: American Heart Month

February is American Heart Month. Check out the American Heart Association to explore information and resources about heart disease and how to prevent or manage it.

The Job Accommodation Network (JAN) features ideas for accommodations for workers with heart conditions.

February 20, 2018

ADA in Focus Webinar Series2:00 - 3:30 PM Eastern

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

This is a 90 minute session.

February 15, 2018

Brown Bag Lunch & Learn12:30 - 1:00 PM Eastern Time

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

This is a 30 minute session.

February 15, 2018

Presented by Partnership on Employment and Accessible Technology

Aira Director of Public Policy & Strategic Alliances Paul Schroeder will discuss how emerging technologies are shaping the landscape of employment for people with vision loss, and other disabilities. This session will examine the development and implications of new technologies that provide:

February 22, 2018

Presented by the Employer Assistance and Resource Network on Disability Inclusion (EARN) and the Partnership on Employment & Accessible Technology (PEAT)

January 23, 2018

Delta Airlines: New Documentation Requirements for Service or Emotional Support Animals

Delta Airlines will begin requiring passengers to submit veterinary health forms, signed by licensed veterinary health professionals, showing that service or emotional support animals have current vaccinations for rabies and distemper.

January 23, 2018

New Factsheet: Healthy Eating and Healthy Aging

This new factsheet, offering tips on building healthy eating habits, joins the Aging Well with a Physical Disability series.

January 23, 2018

“For Some Receiving Disability Benefits, the Desire to Work Will Never Cease”

This article features profiles of individuals who receive disability-based benefits and continue to engage in work activities such as part-time or volunteer jobs.