Access Granted

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

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Work Based Learning Experiences: Creating Opportunities for Youth with Disabilities

As the school year comes to a close many high school students look for and obtain summer work.  Most of us had an opportunity to work during the summer.  These opportunities had a number of benefits above and beyond the paycheck.

PTSD Awareness Month

WHAT IS PTSD?

June is Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) Awareness month.

Access at the White House Visit

Traditionally after Olympic and Paralympic Games, the athletes who had participated in those Games would always be invited to visit the White House in the fall, but that did not happen last year due to COVID.

Autism Acceptance Month

April was Autism Acceptance Month, a nationwide effort to promote autism awareness first launched by the Autism Society

Accessible Triathlon/Running Events, Part 2

In late 2021, I was asked to sit in on a webinar discussion panel to talk about the ADA requirements for Temporary events. The webinar was hosted by USA Triathlon and aimed at organizers of triathlon and running events.

May is Older Americans Month!

In 1963, about a third of older Americans were living in poverty, with very few programs available to meet the needs of senior citizens. This prompted then-President John F.

Mental Health Month 2022

An estimated 26% of Americans – 1 in 5 – experience a diagnosable mental disorder in any given year.

Transition from High School to Higher Education for Students with Disabilities

In K through 12th Grade many students who have disabilities receive educational accommodations to assist them with issues related to learning disabilities, ADHD/ADD, vision or hearing loss, emotional or physical issues.  The

Need Help Finding Qualified Employees?

The recent COVID-19 pandemic has affected the world in a variety of ways.

Good Access is Good for Business

Is your business accessible for all? Do people with disabilities frequent your place of business? As potential customers, everyone makes choices about your business based on how easy it is to use.