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Wednesday, June 5 • 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Accessibility for People with Disabilities in Direct Legal Services: Etiquette, Media, and Document Accessibility FILLING

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This session will offer general language use and disability etiquette, increased awareness of how media fosters disability stereotypes, and communication accommodations needed by people with disabilities, including ensuring document accessibility. This session is focused on delivery of legal services in a direct services context.

Attendees are encouraged to bring their own computers to practice document accessibility practices live in real time during the session. If possible, please have both Microsoft Word and Adobe Acrobat Pro available on your laptops, and please download the sample documents provided on Sched in advance of the program (as Wi-Fi service is limited in the conference space).

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Ingrid Tischer

Director of Development, Disability Rights Education & Defense Fund
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Carly Myers

Staff Attorney, Disability Rights Education & Defense Fund

Wednesday June 5, 2019 2:00pm - 3:00pm PDT