February 27, 2018

Community Spotlight: WVCDHH Initiatives

The mission of the West Virginia Commission for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing (WVCDHH) is to advocate for, develop, and coordinate public policies, regulations, and programs to assure full and equal opportunity for individuals who are deaf or hard of hearing in West Virginia.

February 22, 2018

Presented by the National Technical Assistance Center on Transition  (NTACT)

Dr. Paul Wehman, Director VCU-RRTC and Dr. Carol Schall, Director of Training and Technical Assistance, Autism Center for Excellence will discuss key strategies, collaboration strategies, ASD-specific supports and answer your questions about employment for youth with autism.

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March 13, 2018

Speaking with One Voice: Gaining the Competitive Edge

March 21, 2018

Presented by the Northeast ADA Center

The ADA has  done much to improve the quality of life for millions of people—including older people-- with disabilities. This webinar will educate participants about how the ADA applies to and impacts older adults. Areas such as effective communication techniques when serving people with hearing disabilities and ensuring that programs and services are accessible to older people will be discussed.

September 20, 2018

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

March 21, 2018

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

 While the recent #MeToo and #TimesUp movements shed light on workplace sexual harassment; employers remain less familiar with risks associated with workplace disability harassment. Southwest ADA Center Legal Specialists Diego Demaya and Sashi Nisinakaro will discuss the growing trend of disability harassment in the workplace.
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September 6, 2018

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

This is an important session if you are responsible for Federal facilities or do design and construction work under the ABA. The session will include 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.

August 2, 2018

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

July 12, 2018

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

Accessibility standards for transportation facilities apply to the construction and alteration of transportation facilities covered by the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA). The Department of Transportation (DOT) adopted these standards based on updated guidelines issued by the Board. This session will review the provisions for fixed guideway stations, intercity rail stations, and bus shelters along with some along with some additional requirements established by the U S Department of Justice.

ADA in Focus Webinar Series

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

This is a 90 minute session.

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