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Week: January 27 to February 2, 2013
All Events
Date Title
January 28
Online Training | Carol Blessing
Citizen Centered Leadership Community of Practice Week 3

The Citizen-Centered Leadership Development Community of Practice series is a unique combination of self-paced distance learning study, robust field work, interactive class assignments and live webcast instruction designed to advance theoretic and skill-based learning leading to quality outcomes in the lives of people with disabilities.

Sponsor: Office of Mental Health
Location: Webinar
January 29
Online Training | Ishbel McWha
Designing and Implementing an Environmental Scan to Identify Emerging and Changing Needs in your Community

This session is open to all members of the NE ADA Center’s ADA TN. Members of the Advanced TN are required to attend or listen to the archived webinar prior to participating in the live ADA Trainer Events in March (NY) or April (NJ) • National trends impacting people with disabilities • Introduction to environmental scan • How do conduct an environmental scan to determine local community needs • Using environmental scanning as a member of the ADA TN

Project: Northeast ADA Center
Location: Online Webinar
January 30
Conference | ODEP Partner
JAN Event: The Assistive Technology Industry Assocation (ATIA) 2013 Conference

ATIA is a membership organization of manufacturers, sellers and providers of technology-based assistive devices and/or services. This event features educational sessions spanning the breadth and depth of assistive technology and an exhibition hall where you can see the power of assistive technology in action. The event will take place in Orlando, FL from January 30 to February 2, 2012.

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Project: National Employer Technical Assistance Center
Location: Orlando, FL
January 30
Training | Joe Zesski
Serving Patrons with Disabilities: an overview

Patrons with all types of disabilities use public libraries. This training will review the variety of disabilities, how to respectfully interact with individuals with disabilities, and how to best serve library patrons with obvious and hidden disabilities. This session will also cover the obligations of public entities under the ADA.

Project: Northeast ADA Center
Sponsor: Nassau Library System
Location: Nassau, NY
January 31
Online Training
NABWIS Webinar: Braiding Funding to Support Benefits and Work Incentives Service Capacities
Project: External Clients
Location: Webinar
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