Tag Archives: universal design

ADA: Celebrate 26 Years on the 26th! (Part 2)

July 26th marks the 26th anniversary of the signing of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), the historic civil rights law that prohibits discrimination and ensures equal opportunity for persons with disabilities in employment, state and local government services, public … Continue reading

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Answered Questions January 2015: Monthly News for the Disability Community

Answered Questions is a monthly resource for the Spanish language Disability Community that fills an information need. Each month, we look through the searches on our blog and through the information requests made by our patrons who speak Spanish and … Continue reading

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Disability News Weekly Roundup – Monday, April 28 – Friday, May 2

Human Interest: Soldier who lost leg in Afghanistan vowed ‘I will return.’ This is what it took to get back. (The Washington Post) Following a leg injury sustained by a roadside bomb that resulted in amputation, a US Army soldier … Continue reading

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Registration for Three IDeA Center’s Online Continuing Education Courses Now Available!

The Center for Inclusive Design and Environmental Access (IDeA) offers an online continuing education program.  The program is designed for anyone (e.g., advocates, builders/contractors, planners, architects, occupational and physical therapists, and policymakers) interested in learning about the universal design of … Continue reading

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Registration for Two IDeA Center’s Online Continuing Education Courses Now Available!

The Center for Inclusive Design and Environmental Access (IDeA) offers an online continuing education program.  The program is designed for anyone (e.g., advocates, builders/contractors, planners, architects, occupational and physical therapists, and policymakers) interested in learning about the universal design of … Continue reading

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Registration for Two IDeA Center’s Online Continuing Education Courses Now Available!

The Center for Inclusive Design and Environmental Access (IDeA) offers an online continuing education program.  The program is designed for anyone (e.g., advocates, builders/contractors, planners, architects, occupational and physical therapists, and policymakers) interested in learning about the universal design of … Continue reading

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Registration for Three IDeA Center’s Online Continuing Education Courses Now Available!

The Center for Inclusive Design and Environmental Access (IDeA) offers an online continuing education program.  The program is designed for anyone (e.g., advocates, builders/contractors, planners, architects, occupational and physical therapists, and policymakers) interested in learning about the universal design of … Continue reading

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Registration for Two IDeA Center’s Online Continuing Education Courses Now Available!

Did you know that the Center for Inclusive Design and Environmental Access (IDeA) offers an online continuing education program?  The program is designed for anyone (e.g., advocates, builders/contractors, planners, architects, occupational and physical therapists, and policymakers) interested in learning about … Continue reading

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Washington Post Features NIDRR Research on Universal Design

Fort Belvoir—a U.S. Army base located in Fairfax County Virginia, is home to some of the most up-to-date accessible housing and care services in the nation. Designed to accommodate returning, active-duty soldiers, injured during combat, these military -owned and -operated … Continue reading

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Employment Service Systems Research and Training Center (ESSRTC) Offers Online Courses for Rehabilitation Professionals

The Employment Service Systems Research and Training Center (ESSRTC) offers online courses for rehabilitation professionals.  Available courses include: Universal Design of Environments, Products, & Learning Ethics Series Ethics for Rehabilitation Counselors Ethical Inoculation Resolving Ethical Dilemmas Workplace Socialization Series Learning … Continue reading

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