Presented by TransCen, Inc. and the Mid-Atlantic ADA Center
This session describes a model to implement and oversee a comprehensive range of accommodations for Deaf and Hard of Hearing (D/HH) people throughout any detention in state or county prisons, or supervision in state or county parole or probation programs. The key to this model is having a specialist, a D/HH ADA Coordinator who is given the authority and budget to ensure access for this often "silenced population." The session will also describe many specific accommodations needed, such as specialized phones, interpreters, captioning equipment and services, as well as staff training.
Bill Lockard, Program Director, DeafCAN! (Deaf Community Action Network)
Continuing Education Credits
- Certificate of Participation ($10 fee)
After registration and payment, you'll receive access to a brief quiz; you will need to answer at least 70% of the questions correctly to earn a certificate. The quiz must be completed by June 16, 2022.
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