Accessibility Workshop 2016 - Opening Doors and Minds
Tuesday, 25 October 2016 from 8:30 AM to 3:30 PM (EDT)
2016 Accessibility Workshop - Opening Doors and Minds
Where: Heritage Park Alliance Church, 2501 Concession Road 6, LaSalle, Ontario, N9H 0B5
When: Tuesday, October 25, 2016
Cost: $37.00 per Workshop Participant ($4.26 HST is included)
8:30 am - 9:30 am Registration and Refreshments
9:30 am - 9:40 am Opening Remarks
Essex County Accessibility Advisory Committee (ECAAC)
Christine Easterbrook, Chair
9:45 am - 10:45 am Keynote Speaker
“Rethinking Disability and Education”
Dr. Jeff Preston
11:00 am - 12:00 pm Breakout Session 1
Session 1A - “Advocacy as a Parent”
Session 1B - “Do the Smart Thing Challenge”
Mayor Mike Bradley, City of Sarnia
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm Lunch
1:15 pm - 2:15 pm Breakout Session 2
Session 2A - “Disability and Sexual Health”
Session 2B - “From Small Town to Big City: Stories of Accessibility”
2:30 pm - 3:30 pm Session 3
Session 3A - “PTSD and First Responder Legislation”
Session 3B “Understanding Depression and Anxiety”
Frequently Asked Questions:
What are my transport options getting to the event?
Phone number: 519-966-0930
Cost of a one-way trip per person is $5.25 for Windsor or LaSalle residents.
Deadline to book a ride with Handi-Transit for this event is October 19, 2016.
There are accessible parking spaces and automatic doors at indicated entrances.
Here is a link to the facility: http://www.hpac.org/new-here/location/
Where can I contact the organizer with any questions?
Please contact the Council Services Administrative Assistant (Kate Hebert) firstname.lastname@example.org 519-776-6441 x 1323.
Do I have to bring my printed ticket to the event?
Please bring your registration confirmation with you to the event.
What is the refund policy?
Tickets are non-transferable and non-refundable.
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Corporation of the County of Essex - Accessibility Advisory Committee
Our commitment to accessibility
We are committed to ensuring that the facilities, services and programs we provide are available to all residents, including people with disabilities. The process of identifying barriers is constant. We continue to identify new barriers and incorporate them into our Accessibility Plan.