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Week: October 7 to October 13, 2012
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Date Title
Tuesday
October 09
Online Training | Ray Cebula
ediONLINE 2.4: Unemployment Insurance & Workers Compensation (WC)

This informational seminar provides basic information pertaining to the Unemployment Insurance Program and the Workers Compensation Program and their impact on SSDI and SSI using lecture, PowerPoint and opportunity for question and answer. Online polling will be used to test participant knowledge. A preparatory reading assignment will be provided and is required.

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Project: ediONLINE
Location: Webinar
Tuesday
October 09
Workshop | Hannah Rudstam
Heroes at Work

The focus of this workshop will be the unique issues in hiring and accommodating Veterans with disabilities - especially Veterans with PTSD and TBI; exploring legal issues from a human resource perspective; exploring low or no cost school and work place accommodations to help retain student and employees who are Veterans; discussion on of assistive technologies to better equip veterans to do their jobs

Project: Northeast ADA Center
Location: Utica, NY
Tuesday
October 09
Training | ADA Center Partner
Using the WAVE Web Accessibility Toolbar featuring Jared Smith, WebAIM

The Great Lakes and Pacific ADA Centers on behalf of the ADA National Network are pleased to announce the 2012 Accessible Technology Webinar Series. Electronic information and communications technology have become essential tools in all areas of our lives and working environments today, and are particularly important to people with disabilities by providing equal access to the workplace and social media. Please join us for our 2012 webinar series as we explore some of the latest technological trends and their accessibility to people with disabilities. All sessions are free and scheduled for 2-3:30pm Eastern/1-2:30pm Central/12-1:30pm Mountain/11-12:30pm Pacific utilizing the ElluminateLive! webinar platform. Questions regarding these programs should be directed to: ADA Conferences 877-232-1990 (V/TTY) adaconferences@adagreatlakes.org

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Project: Northeast ADA Center
Location: Online Webinar
Thursday
October 11
Online Training | Ray Cebula
ediONLINE 2.5: Earned Income Tax Credits (EITC) & VA Benefits

This informational seminar provides basic information pertaining to eligibility for and claiming the Earned Income Tax Credit as well as information pertaining to the Veterans Administration benefits using lecture, PowerPoint and opportunity for question and answer. Online polling will be used to test participant knowledge. A preparatory reading assignment will be provided and is required.

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Project: ediONLINE
Location: Webinar
Thursday
October 11
Online Training | Sarah von Schrader
NDEAM Webinar Series: "Research and Practice for Promoting Disability Disclosure"

This webinar will provide a background on why it is important for employers to better understand issues around disability disclosure, present perspectives of individuals with disabilities on the disclosure decision, and offer concrete suggestions for increasing comfort with disclosure by improving workplace climate and inclusion.

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Project: National Employer Technical Assistance Center
Sponsor: ODEP
Friday
October 12
Training | Yessica Guardiola
The Rights of People Who are Blind

This is a closed session offered in Puerto Rico discussing the ADA and the rights of people who are blind.

Project: Northeast ADA Center
Location: Veterans Hospital at Ponce, PR
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