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Week: April 28 to May 4, 2013
All Events
Date Title
April 29
Training | Hannah Rudstam
Mental Illness in the Workplace: Legal, Practical and Human Issues
Project: Northeast ADA Center
Location: Ithaca, NY
May 01
Workshop | Kathleen Lee
EARN Resources and Services

Provided EARN resources to federal contractors and discussed products that were applicable to compliance of Section 503 and 4212.

Project: National Employer Technical Assistance Center
Sponsor: Sprint
Location: Kansas City, MO
May 02
Training | Yessica Guardiola
The Declaration of Incapacity and Guardianship Designation Judicial Procedure in PR

The trainer will explain the Declaration of Incapacity and Guardianship Designation Judicial Procedure and Requirements in PR.

Project: Northeast ADA Center
Sponsor: Myrnalis Castro, MAVI-Rio Grande Coordinator
Location: San Juan, PR
May 02
Online Training | LaWanda Cook
CWNYBLN Addressing Disabilities (Webinar Series)-Attracting and Retaining

 This Workshop will: 

  • Briefly cover how ADA pertains to the hiring and employment of individuals with disabilities,
  • Highlight the business case for employing people with disabilities,
  • Highlight some of the workforce trends impacting disability employment, and
  • discuss the value of universal design principles in attracting and retaining employees with disabilities.


Project: Northeast ADA Center
Sponsor: CWNY BLN
Location: Online Webinar
May 02
Online Training | Jackie Yingling
Module 2--Wrap-up Webinar
Project: Partners in Policymaking
May 03
Online Training | ADA Center Partner
Accessibility Update: Swimming Pools, Wading Pools and Spas

Topics covered will include: -The 2010 ADA Standards scoping requirements for pools and spas (i.e. when are pools and spas required to be accessible?) -Participants will learn about the ADA’s Program Accessibility and Barrier Removal Standards for Title II and Title III entities and how they should be applied to existing swimming pools, wading pools and spas that were in place prior to January 31, 2013 that are not being altered. -Technical requirements for achieving accessibility with the 2010 ADA Standards (this will include an overview of the 2010 ADA Standards Section 1009 requirements for pool lifts, sloped entries, transfer walls, transfer systems and pool stairs). Who would benefit from these webinars? -Architects -Building owners and managers -Swimming club management personnel -Hotel and resort owners/management -Municipal managers -ADA coordinators -Disability advocates.

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Project: Northeast ADA Center
Sponsor: United Spinal
Location: Online Webinar
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