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Upcoming Events

Mental Health and the Model Minority Myth Presented by Disability:In

Wednesday, May 22, 2024

DEI, Virtual, Free

May is both Asian Pacific American Heritage Month as well as Mental Health Awareness Month. While data indicates the incidence rate of mental health disabilities among Asian Americans is 16.4% compared with 23.9% of White Americans, Asian Americans are reported to be 60% less likely to receive mental health treatment than their White counterparts. This webinar will celebrate the contributions of Asian Pacific Americans while examining the stigma of the Model Minority Myth and its related mental health implications along with tactics for demystifying myths and mitigating misconceptions.

Build Your Business Case for Culture Investment Presented by Culture Amp

Thursday, May 30, 2024 1:00 PM ET

DEI, Virtual, Free

In this webinar, we’ll provide you with the data and insights you need to build the business case for culture and elevate HR on the executive agenda. Based on insights from a new study by Forrester, you’ll learn how investing in employee experience and people analytics platform drives better outcomes for both your culture and your business.

A11yNYC: Leveling the Playing Field: Toward Equivalently Accessible Video Game Worlds Presented by A11yNYC

Tuesday, June 4, 2024 7:30 PM ET

Accessibility, Virtual, In Person, Free

In this talk, Vishnu Nair will share insights from his journey in designing, building, and testing video game accessibility tools for BLV players to navigate and engage with 3D game worlds in a fun and independent way. Through a deep dive into three of his major Ph.D. projects, he will highlight feedback from BLV gamers and discuss what these projects reveal about the next steps within game accessibility and beyond.

Around the World: Global Perspectives on Disability Inclusion Presented by Disability:In

Wednesday, June 5, 2024 9:00 AM EST

Disability Advocacy, Virtual, Free

Disability is a universal human experience around the world with an estimated 1.3 billion people globally living with disability. Despite the ubiquity of disability, cultural, economic, legislative and social factors can make the disability experience differ dramatically from one country to another. This webinar will explore diverse global perspectives on disability inclusion from various regions as corporate advocates share experiences, challenges and innovative solutions.

Inside the Google Accessibility Discovery Centre, London Presented by AbilityNet

Wednesday, June 5, 2024 1:00 PM BST

Accessibility, Virtual, Free

Join AbilityNet on Wednesday 5 June at 1pm BST, from Google's Accessibility Discovery Centre (ADC) in Kings Cross, London for a discussion about inclusive user research. Christopher Patnoe, Head of Accessibility and Disability Inclusion at Google and Ashley Peacock, Senior Accessibility Consultant at AbilityNet. Christopher and Ashley will tour the ADC and discuss how to ensure that user research includes the views of disabled people. The resources shared can be used to help anyone in your organisation: - Understanding the importance of inclusivity in user research - Explore cutting-edge accessibility technology - Witness the impact of inclusive design first-hand Don't miss this opportunity to be part of a live exploration of Inclusive User Research with Google and AbilityNet.

Heart of Workplace Wellbeing:Psychological Safety in Challenging Times Presented by Culture Amp, BambooHR + Coa

Thursday, June 6, 2024 1:00 pm ET

DEI, Virtual, Free

In today's rapidly changing world, fostering psychological safety in the workplace has become more crucial than ever. Join Culture Amp, BambooHR, and Coa as we delve into the dynamics of creating a supportive and inclusive culture where employees feel valued, respected, and empowered to bring their whole selves to work, especially during challenging times. By creating this environment, organizations can foster a culture of creativity, engagement, and collaboration. Join us for an insightful discussion aimed at empowering organizations to create environments where employees feel safe, supported, and ready to tackle any challenges that come their way. Let's thrive together!

How to get free help with your digital devices - with BT Group Presented by AbilityNet

Thursday, June 6, 2024 1:00 PM BST

Accessibility, Virtual, Free

Join us on Thursday 6 June at 1pm BST to learn how technology can provide a helping hand to disabled people and older people. This free webinar features expert speakers from AbilityNet and BT Group who will share how we can help you, a friend, or a family member with tech queries and provide support. In the webinar you'll discover: - Simple ways to learn how to use your devices - Tips for assistive tech that can help with hearing, visual, motor and cognitive impairments - How to get help where you live from an AbilityNet or BT Group volunteer If you work for an organisation that helps older people or people, this webinar will share useful resources and advice to help your clients - so sign up and bring a group along!

Cerebral Palsy Community Day Presented by Weinberg Family Cerebral Palsy Center

Saturday, June 8, 2024 11:00AM

Disability Advocacy, In Person, Free

Fun, food & friendship to connect the cerebral palsy community in the NY Metro area. This is a special outdoor summertime event for the CP community. Connect with families community partners & resources, and meet our team while enjoying food and activities for the entire family. There will be health screenings, adaptive creative, wellness, and sports activities for all ages, and a special performance by the neurodiverse vocal ensemble Cambridge Common Voices. CP Community Day will be held at Haven Plaza, a beautiful accessible outdoor space on the Columbia University Irving Medical Center campus. Lunch provided. The event is FREE of charge but we ask all guests to register for a spot.

Fostering Belonging for Employees with Chronic Disabilities Presented by Disability:In

Tuesday, June 18, 2024 12:00 PM EST

Disability Advocacy, Virtual, In Person

There’s more than meets the eye with most disabilities as an estimated 75% of all disabilities are non-apparent. Many of those are people living with arthritis, diabetes, endometriosis, multiple sclerosis, and other chronic disabilities who face everyday challenges both inside and outside the workplace that aren’t always evident to their colleagues. This webinar will focus on how to foster an inclusive workplace environment for colleagues living with chronic disabilities.

European Accessibility Act: One year to go Presented by AbilityNet

Wednesday, July 3, 2024 1:00 PM BST

Accessibility, Virtual, Free

Learn from industry experts on Wednesday 3 July at 1pm BST to find out about The European Accessibility Act (EAA). What to expect in this free webinar: - Understand the current accessibility landscape about the EAA and its significance and implications - The EAA’s implementation deadline approaches on June 28, 2025. Our panel experts will discuss the steps your organisation needs to take - Get relevance reassurance- discover whether the EAA applies to your organisation Register today!

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