Celebrate the 23rd Anniversary of the ADA
July 26th, 2013 marks the 23rd Anniversary of the ADA. Visit our ADA Guide to find our more about the Americans with Disabilities Act.
ADA Anniversary Resources
- Great Lakes ADA Center's ADA Anniversary Page
- The ADA National Network's ADA Anniversary Toolkit
- U.S. Census Bureau: Facts for Features for the 23rd Anniversary of the ADA
- ADA-Indiana's ADA Stories from Indiana
Don't wait until July 26th!
July 16th: ADA Anniversary Update: 23 Years Later in 9 Indiana communities
Attend the annual ADA Update Audio Conference (available in 9 Indiana locations). The session, "ADA Anniversary Update: 23 Years Later" will feature representatives from the U.S. Department of Justice and Equal Employment Opportunity Commission providing an update on their litigation, technical assistance and enforcement efforts over the past year, and what issues they plan to address in the coming year. (You can also access this program as a free webcast - for registration go to http://www.ada-audio.org/ProgramInformation.)
July 24th : ADA Training Event on Title II and Role of the ADA Coordinator in local communities
ADA-Indiana is hosting a training event featuring Sally Conway from the U.S. Department of Justice. The training will cover Title II and the role of the ADA Coordinator in local communities. Other sessions will cover emergency preparedness, recreation, Advisory Councils, employment, and program accessibility. Visit the event page, or contact ADA-Indiana for more information.
July 26th, 11:00 am ET : Indianapolis Mayor's Advisory Council on Disability Access and Inclusion Awards
The City of Indianapolis is hosting their annual Disability Access and Inclusion Awards at the Artsgarden in downtown Indianapolis. Mayor Ballard will do the keynote. The event will recognize the achievements of individuals and businesses making strides towards accessibility in Indianapolis. No RSVP is necessary, just show up!
July 26th, 9:00 a.m. - 3:30 p.m. ET : City of Monticello Mayor's Advisory Council on Americans with Disabilities Act is hosting an ADA Training Workshop
The Mayor’s Advisory Council will host the full day training at the Monticello City Council Chambers (and then in the community for demonstrations). The training will feature Eugene Hatke who has retired from Purdue University but while there was in charge of facilities compliance under the ADA.
Contact Cathy Gross, ADA Coordinator, by July 19th to register for the workshop by email: email@example.com or by phone: 574-583-4568 / 574-870-8056
Is your community doing something for the 23rd Anniversary of the ADA?
If you are hosting an event or get together in Indiana for the 23rd Anniversary of the ADA, let us know and we will add it to the list.
Contact us either by email or by phone 800-825-4733.
Free ADA Help
If you have a question about your rights or obligations under the Americans with Disabilities Act, call the Great Lakes ADA Center: