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Disability Network – St. Joseph Office

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2900 Lakeview Ave
St. Joseph, MI 49085 United States
269-985-0111 www.dnswm.org

September 2018

Ableism 101 – St. Joseph

September 26 @ 1:30 PM - 4:00 PM
Disability Network – St. Joseph Office, 2900 Lakeview Ave
St. Joseph, MI 49085 United States
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Ableism 101: Everything you know about disability is (probably) wrong! Join us as we discuss and dismantle harmful cultural ideas around disability. At this workshop you will have the opportunity to: Explore how the language we use around disability is a key component to supporting equality or perpetuating stigma Identify and challenge your own unconscious bias around disability Learn how to support the disability rights and disability justice community in Southwest Michigan Register: Workshops are free; however, we ask that…

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October 2018

Disability & Employment (St. Joseph)

October 17 @ 3:00 PM - 4:30 PM
Disability Network – St. Joseph Office, 2900 Lakeview Ave
St. Joseph, MI 49085 United States
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Disability & Employment: How, When & Why to Talk About It At this this FREE workshop you will learn: The only reason you have to tell an employer about your disability or medical condition. The best way to ask for an accommodation at work. Your rights under the Americans with Disabilities Act. Disability and employment resources that can help you. To register email Miranda or call (269) 345-1516 x120. When registering let us know location you will be attending and…

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November 2018

Do’s & Don’ts: Assistance Animals

November 14 @ 9:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Disability Network – St. Joseph Office, 2900 Lakeview Ave
St. Joseph, MI 49085 United States
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There is a lot of confusion about what qualifies as a Service Animal and how they differ from Emotional Support Animals. There are specific laws regarding what type of assistance animals are allowed in different places and whether an establishment can deny access to an assistance animal. Attend this workshop to learn the difference between Service Animals and Emotional Support Animals. This workshop is free; however we ask that you pre-register by contacting Miranda 269-345-1516 x120.

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