March 26, 2019
Join us for the final session of our three-part series, ADA Lessons from Case Law, presented by Rachel M. Weisberg, Staff Attorney and Manager, Employment Rights Helpline, Equip for Equality.
The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts is seeking contract proposals from eligible and qualified contractors to perform a variety of programs related to arts and disability. Proposal are due March 27, 2019.
Seeking Deaf or Hard of Hearing Seniors for Interviews About Challenges
The Rehabilitation Engineering Research Center on Technologies to Support Successful Aging-in-Place with Long-Term Disability (RECR TechSAge) is conducting interviews to explore the everyday challenges that seniors who are deaf or hard of hearing face as they age.
Eligible participants must be U.S. residents between the ages of 60 and 79, must have become deaf or hard-of-hearing before age 50, and American Sign Language (ASL) as their primary language. Qualified participants will be compensated for their time. For more information, contact Elena Remillard at email@example.com or 404-385-2564 (voice).
The Honoring Investments in Recruiting and Employing American Military Veterans Act of 2017 (HIRE Vets Act) is designed to recognize leadership in recruiting, employing, and retaining America's veterans. The deadline to apply for the HIRE Vets Medallion Award is April 30, 2019.
The Rehabilitation Engineering Research Center on Augmentative and Alternative Communication (RECRC on AAC) hosts this competition, open to high school, undergraduate, and graduate students. Entries can address a wide variety of topics, including improved AAC interfaces, access techniques, and improved service delivery. The competition deadline is May 4th.
ADANN Seeks Input on Serving Older People and Latinos/Hispanics with Disabilities
The ADA National Network (ADANN) is interested in how to better serve older people and Latinos / Hispanics with disabilities. The results of these assessments will help inform outreach to support people with disabilities in understanding their rights and awareness of services.
Older Person Service Providers Needs Assessment
If you support older people with disabilities or medical challenges, we are seeking your input on how older people get and use information about their rights under the ADA.
Older Adults Needs Assessment
We would like to better understand how to ensure older people with disabilities have information about their rights under the ADA. If you are an older person with a disability or an on-going health or medical concern that impacts your ability to participate in your community, we are looking for your input.
Latinos / Hispanics ADA Needs Assessment
We would like to better understand how to reach and support Latinos / Hispanics with disabilities in understanding their rights under the ADA.