Hands-on diversity disability awareness training

  • Wednesday, April 6, 2011 12:01am
  • Business

What: Hands-on diversity disability awareness training

When: 9 to 11:30 a.m., Tuesday, April 19

Where: Everett Performing Arts Center, 2710 Wetmore Ave., Everett

Cost: Free

More info: Call 425-257-8751 to RSVP.

This free training is open to anyone who’s interested.

What to expect:

History and overview of disability services and supports;

Individuals with disabilities will share their personal experience and the importance of relationships and access to the community;

Hear from parents and family about how simple accommodations can make a difference, the importance of being able to access the community and the importance of relationships;

Learn how to involve and include individuals with disabilities in their local communities through inclusive child care, employment, recreation opportunities, leadership roles, transportation and participating in community events; and

Learn about local resources available.

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