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PRESS RELEASE – West Virginia, National Disability Advocacy Groups File Complaints Alleging Systemic Disability Discrimination in Kanawha County Schools

Public Input Requested for DRWV’s Fiscal Year 2020 Priorities and Objectives

A Draft copy of our proposed FY 2020 Priorities and Objectives is attached.

DRWV 2019 Disability Law Symposium

Symposium will be held on April 26, 2019 at the Saint John XXIII Pastoral Center, 100 Hodges Road, Charleston, WV 25314. Lunch will be served from 11:30-12:15.  Opening remarks will begin at 12:20 and the first CLE will start at 12:30 (4 CLE Credits including 1 credit of elimination of bias and 1 credit of substance abuse). Get your tickets to the event HERE CLE Topics for 2019 Symposium: The Protection & Advocacy System.  (12:30-1:20)  The Protection and Advocacy (P&A) System and Client Assistance Program (CAP) comprise the nationwide network of congressionally mandated, legally based disability rights agencies. P&A agencies have the authority to provide legal representation and other advocacy services, under federal laws, to all people with disabilities Integrating Substance Use Disorders into Your Workforce ADA Accommodations (1:30-2:20)  Covering the protections under the Americans with Disabilities Act that are afforded to individuals who are suffering from a substance abuse disorder. We will discuss the ADA responsibilities of employers, who… Read More > DRWV 2019 Disability Law Symposium

The Parent’s Advocacy Guide to Special Education – 3rd Edition – is now available online!

DRWV’s Fiscal Year 2019 Priorities and Objectives

Register Now for the September Work Incentive Seminar Event (WISE)

https://choosework.ssa.gov/webinar/?utm_campaign=&utm_content=&utm_medium=email&utm_source=govdelivery

WV Assistive Technology System (WVATS) Summer 2018 newsletter

http://wvats.cedwvu.org/media/3233/summer2018.pdf

September is National Suicide Prevention Month

Back-to-School: Tips for Parents of Children with Special Needs

Special Education Rights Training