Counties served: Centre, Clinton, Lycoming, Montour, Northumberland, Snyder, Tioga & Union
Assistive Technology Consultation & Trainings
Outreach to service providers, public and private, to increase their AT-related knowledge and skills to better support people with disabilities in Education, Employment, Transition & Community Living.
Additional training topics can be found at ATTopics2008.
ADA Consultation & Trainings
The basic requirements of the Americans with Disabilities Act are taught in simple, understandable terms. Our goal is to educate people about the core concepts and principles in both the ADA and the ADA Amendments Act of 2008. Hospitality & Disability, Standards for Accessible Design, Mid-Atlantic ADA Update, Disability Diversity in the Workplace, Distance Learning and we all Customized Trainings to meet your organizations specific needs.
Additional training topics can be found at Trainings.
Disability Sensitivity, Etiquette & Awareness Trainings
This training program is designed to educate the public about people with disabilities. By increasing awareness, we aim to dispel stereotypes, teach disability etiquette, and inform people about the law. Common respect, courtesy, and eliminating the awkwardness some people feel interacting with a person with a disability, are our goals. We can tailor any presentation to your specific needs. Typecasting, Legal Implications/An Overview of the ADA, Reasonable Accommodation and Hidden Disabilities are just a few of the trainings we offer.
Additional On Demand trainings are found at Training-on-Demand.
Acceptance By Learning Experiences, is a hands-on disability awareness program. This training allows people to “try on a disability” to gain first-hand insight about barriers people with disabilities face. This training is geared towards any population from school students to agencies and corporations. Project A.B.L.E. simulates disabilities like cerebral palsy, dyslexia, autism, attention deficit disorder, blindness, and other physical disabilities. This training can be done on your site with your staff, or you may come to CILNCP.
Please call (570) 327-9070 for more information and scheduling of Project A.B.L.E. training.
(“Hollywood Squares” game show replica)
Topics include self-advocacy, pre-employment skills, rights and laws that protect people with disabilities and any other topics related to the Independent Living Movement.