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Updates and Blogs from the NEAT Project!


 

Maine Publishes Checklist for Planning Accessible Meetings and Conferences

sic maineTwo wonderful NEAT partners have collaborated on creating a checklist for helping people to plan meetings and conferences that are accessible! The University of Maine Center for Community Inclusion and Disability Studies (CCIDS) and Speaking Up for Us (SUFU) worked together to create a tool that’s “purpose is to provide practical recommendations that promote meaningful participation for everyone. The checklist may be completed electronically or printed and filled out by hand.”

Check it out by clicking here to learn more about the project and download the checklist!

 

NY Self-Advocacy Conference has NEAT Workshop & Technology Workshop

On October 30 and 31, NEAT staff Hilary and Skye hit the road and headed to Albany, NY to talk about technology, NEAT, and self-advocacy with the many awesome folks at the SANYS state conference and to join the NY NEAT team in presenting a couple of workshops! More to come soon!

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