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Disability Awareness Day 2020

March 27 @ 9:00 am - 1:30 pm

$20 – $25

Disability Awareness Day is centered around educating, empowering, and looking back while moving forward as we celebrate 30 years of the ADA for people with disabilities.

Registration is from 9:00-9:30 AM with breakout sessions starting at 10:00 AM. See below for a detailed schedule of the day.

Each breakout session will have a specific focus for people with disabilities. Two rounds of the same breakout sessions will take place, you can indicate a preference of sessions when registering. We’ll do our best to place you in your preferred sessions.

Session topics:
– Affordable, Accessible Housing (Breakout #1)
– Employment (Breakout #2)
– County-wide Transportation (Breakout #3)
– Healthcare (Breakout #4)

This event will focus on disability topics and is in partnership with #thisabilityGR. The group is hosting a week-long exploration of all of the rich events, programs, and agencies that make Grand Rapids a welcoming and inclusive place for individuals of all ages with disabilities.

Contact Development Associate Maddie Schaab at [email protected] or 616-949-1100 ext. 259.

Details

Date:
March 27
Time:
9:00 am - 1:30 pm
Cost:
$20 – $25
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Website:
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/disability-awareness-day-2020-tickets-89586352191

Organizer

Disability Advocates of Kent County
Phone:
(616) 949-1100
Website:
http://www.dakc.us/

Venue

Salvation Army Kroc Center
2500 Division Ave S
Grand Rapids, MI 49507 United States
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Phone:
(616) 588-7200
Website:
grkroccenter.org