Access Granted

Access Granted is our blog giving you the latest in ADA news and updates.

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Virtual Meetings for People with Disabilities

Most accessibility requirements are easy to meet but understanding the basics of how people with disabilities use virtual meetings helps put in place effective and efficient accessibility guidelines.

Why We Must Continue to Socially Distance

Often, people with disabilities are disproportionately affected by diseases like COVID-19. Social distancing shortens the time we must stay at home, protects our immune system and those of people in vulnerable populations.

April: The Focus is on Autism

April is World Autism Month

The Promises Made and the Promises Kept as We Ponder the 30th Anniversary of the Americans with Disabilities Act

Guest blogger Corey Birkholz reflects on the 30th anniversary of the Americans with Disabilities Act.

Ableism

My experience of ableism.

Local City Considers Allowing E-scooters Amid Concerns About Accessibility

The purpose of the ADA is to remove barriers for people with disabilities. These scooters have to potential to actually increase barriers. With the 30th anniversary of the ADA, it is critical that businesses make their products available for all.

Cancer in the Workplace

Is Cancer a Disability Under the ADA?

Activities to Perform at Home While Social Distancing

ADA-related recommendations on how to utilize free time at home to make an impact on the community.

The U.S. Census and People with Disabilities

The second part of a two part series on the U.S. Census and people with disabilities.

Hidden Disabilities

Not all disabilities are readily apparent. We are all different, with varying challenges and needs, strengths and weaknesses, as well as abilities and attributes.