National ADA Symposium VIRTUAL

The Great Plains ADA Center and the ADA National Network are excited to launch the 2023 National ADA Symposium in a virtual format. This three-day training event offers 36 sessions covering all areas of the ADA, presented by nationally recognized experts. We’re also offering a highly flexible schedule, with registration options for attending the full […]

Webinar: Everybody Outside! Accessing the Inclusive Hiking Experience

The benefits of being outdoors and spending time in nature are indisputable. This webinar will explore the federal guidelines for accessible trail design and the multiple ways that individuals with disabilities experience hiking activities. By attending this session, trail planners and managers will be able to better anticipate the needs of diverse users, and individuals with disabilities […]

Webinar: Beach Access Routes: Key Considerations for Public Entities

While the 2010 ADA Standards for Accessible Design do not directly address access to beaches, there are still program accessibility obligations to be considered for beaches maintained by state or local government entities. Title II of the ADA requires that all programs and activities offered by state or local governments be accessible to people with […]

ADA Mini-Con: Employment Basics for People with Disabilities and Those Who Support Them

This virtual conference is for people with disabilities, employment consultants, vocational rehabilitation counselors, disability advocates, and other service providers. The conference will feature an overview of the ADA’s employment provisions, in-depth sessions on disclosure, reasonable accommodations, and current and emerging issues in disability employment. Cost: $50 Registration is limited to the first 500 paid registrants.

Webinar: Protecting the Rights of Disabled Parents Involved with the Child Welfare System

Disabled parents and their children are disproportionately involved with the child welfare system and, once involved, experience significant disparities. This webinar will describe the experiences of parents with disabilities within the child welfare system. It will then explore the ADA’s application to the child welfare system, including recent enforcement efforts by the federal government and […]

Annual Mid-Atlantic ADA Conference

Thanks to all our wonderful participants, volunteers, speakers, exhibitors, and sponsors who made our 2022 event in Alexandria, Virginia a huge success! Questions? Contact: Mid-Atlantic ADA Center 1-800-949-4232 V/TTY in DC, DE, MD, PA, VA, WV or 301-217-0124 or email The Mid-Atlantic ADA Center is a project of TransCen, Inc. (Federal ID #52-1487462; DUNS 627032386) […]