Disability, Rights, and Discrimination

By June 5, 2019 News

5-part TALKS conversation series from THINK+change

Courtesy of  THINK+change with support from Developmental Pathways, PASCO, and The Arc of Aurora.

This five-part series focuses on disability rights that support access to everyday life and community involvement for people with disabilities, including:

  • Overview: Learn about the history of rights’ progression and discrimination for people with disabilities.
  • Educational Rights: Learn about free appropriate public education (FAPE) for students with disabilities.
  • Physical Setting Rights: Learn about laws that prohibit discrimination against individuals with disabilities in all areas of public life.
  • Community Living Rights: Learn about programs that ensure people with disabilities can live and participate in the community as citizens.
  • Voting Rights: Learn how people with disabilities are entitled to have access to vote

THINK+change is a social enterprise doing business as a program of The Arc of Aurora. They offer solution-focused training and education that change knowledge, attitude, and behavior to ultimately improve the quality of life for people with developmental disabilities.

To learn more about THINK+change please visit them at thinkchange.training