Persons with Disabilities are invited to attend ADA Teleconference: Reasonable Accommodation

WHAT: Mark the 21st anniversary of the ADA by joining this audio conference as we listen to representatives of the Federal Agencies present an update on their litigation, technical assistance and enforcement efforts over the past year. This year has held a lot of "new" focus on the ADA with the release of the final regulations for the ADA Amendments Act of 2008 and implementation of the revised Title II and III Regulations. Participants will have an opportunity to pose questions to the presenters regarding issues in their own workplace or community.

Speakers: Representatives of the Equal Opportunity Commission (EEOC) and the US Department of Justice, Civil Rights Division (DOJ)

CEU Credits: CRCC,UI
WHERE: Tuesday, July 19 11 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Disability Empowerment Center
5025 E. Washington St.

COST: None.

INFO: To RSVP, Call Pam Geer, 602-296-0536.
ADA Teleconference presented by Pacific Disability and Business Technical Assistance Center (PDBTAC).

BACKGROUND: ABIL advocates personal responsibility - by, and for, people with disabilities - as a means to independence. To help consumers achieve self-sufficiency, ABIL offers comprehensive programs including independent living skills instruction; information and referral; peer support; advocacy; home modification; ADA training and counsel; outreach to rehab centers & early intervention for newly disabled individuals; reintegration from nursing homes; employment services; Social Security work incentives; empowering youth in transition; personal assistant services and social recreational programs.