October 3, 2017

Survey on Service Animals and Assistance Animals

If you are a U.S. resident at least 18 years old who uses a service animal or other animal that assists with your disability, or a parent of a child who uses such an animal, the Southwest ADA Center invites you to complete this anonymous survey about experiences accessing public places with your animal.

October 3, 2017

Pennsylvania Court: Worker Adequately Supported Claims of Discrimination, Case Will Proceed

The U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania denied the defendant’s motion to dismiss the case of Sine v Rockville Mennonite Home, finding that the plaintiff adequately supported her allegations that her employment was terminated by the company in violation of the Family and Medical Leave Act (FMLA), the Pennsylvania Human Rights Act (PHRA), and the ADA.

October 3, 2017

NOD Recognizes Leading Employers

The National Organization on Disability (NOD) announced the recipients of the 2017 Leading Disability Employer SealTM recognizing companies that demonstrate exemplary employment practices for people with disabilities.

October 3, 2017

Status: ADA Education and Reform Act

A number of media articles report on or express opinions about this proposed legislation:

ADA Live! (WADA) is a free show broadcast monthly on the Internet. Listeners can ask questions and learn about various aspects of the ADA from national experts and leaders. Following live broadcasts, shows are available in an archive.

August 23, 2017
Please join the Southwest ADA Center in collaboration with the RESNA Catalyst Project and the Great Lakes ADA Center for a webinar on "Challenging Work and Home Accommodations: The work of the RESNA Accommodations SIG (Special Interest Group)."
August 15, 2017

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

ADA Infocus Webinar SeriesPresented by TransCen, Inc. and the Mid-Atlantic ADA Center

August 11, 2017

Presented by the Northeast ADA Center