Accessibility in the Workplace
February 16 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm AST
Within this workshop, Disability Awareness Consultant Andrew Gurza using their lived experience as a disabled person, will walk you through how to make your workplace not only accessible but also work to become anti-ableist. Through real-world examples, a sense of humor and honesty, Andrew will help you understand that accessibility is more than just ramps, buttons and elevators, it is how a disabled person feels in the space.
What are 3-Key Takeaways:
- Participants will understand what ableism is and how it affects the workplace, and be given the tools to call it out.
- Participants will learn about the different types of accessibility and how they can implement it in their own organizations and workplaces and;
- Participants will learn how to be anti-ableist at work and why that is important.